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just kidding

La Lechera, Friday, 6 January 2012 21:07 (2 years ago) Permalink

"...and later we'll talk with _____ about his/her new cee dee"

La Lechera, Friday, 6 January 2012 21:08 (2 years ago) Permalink

Fuhreshhh Aer

bomb.gif (dan m), Friday, 6 January 2012 21:10 (2 years ago) Permalink

just fyi by "new stuff" i mean new-to-you stuff, not necessarily new releases

congratulations (n/a), Friday, 6 January 2012 21:13 (2 years ago) Permalink

I've liked this guy lately, he's mostly into Michigan stuff but also branches out. A lot of hardcore, screamy sludgy crusty to whiny and emo. I've found some good tracks there.

http://mindintrusion.blogspot.com/

bomb.gif (dan m), Friday, 6 January 2012 21:15 (2 years ago) Permalink

oh well new to me, i just go with my <3
what am i in the mood for

for instance, i said that i would enjoy more poppy music this winter to keep me in a good mood and it has been working!

La Lechera, Friday, 6 January 2012 21:22 (2 years ago) Permalink

I ate at Freshii yesterday and they were playing an entire Pitbull album. Excuse meeeee

gonna give her the old fuquay-varina (Jenny), Friday, 6 January 2012 21:24 (2 years ago) Permalink

but i mean you can say "i would enjoy more poppy music" but then how do you know specifically what albums to get?

congratulations (n/a), Friday, 6 January 2012 21:30 (2 years ago) Permalink

i dunno, i think of something i like, and then find more like it
you know how to do this, why are you asking me?

La Lechera, Friday, 6 January 2012 21:33 (2 years ago) Permalink

(not being hostile btw -- just that i know you know how to find stuff you like. you just have to want to look around for it)

La Lechera, Friday, 6 January 2012 21:33 (2 years ago) Permalink

like i read that flying nun book and then have gone down a rabbit hole of flying nun, which has been v enjoyable!
i listen to "crush" by tall dwarfs every single time i get into the car and it's like a ritual now.

boom boom boom boom boom
tap tap tap tap tap
la la la la la la
how does it feel when you find out that everyone LOATHES you?

and then the song is over and i am on my way to my destination

La Lechera, Friday, 6 January 2012 21:35 (2 years ago) Permalink

also lastfm radio stations are good for finding new things, better than pandora because there's more international music ime

La Lechera, Friday, 6 January 2012 21:36 (2 years ago) Permalink

I would like to get back into the habit of exploring music that is not primarily new and buzzed-about stuff, but there is so much of that stuff that I am rarely left wanting. Sometimes I just think, like, what if I am a huge fan of (say) Rickie Lee Jones, and I just don't know it yet?

Bon Ivoj (jaymc), Friday, 6 January 2012 21:39 (2 years ago) Permalink

Yeah, there's a century of music that just happens not to have paid publicity at the momen, ando gets drowned out by the rest.

Cheap desert locations (Eazy), Friday, 6 January 2012 21:44 (2 years ago) Permalink

I can'ttypewell on this thing

Cheap desert locations (Eazy), Friday, 6 January 2012 21:44 (2 years ago) Permalink

I'm just listening to Robin Thicke for 2012.

Cheap desert locations (Eazy), Friday, 6 January 2012 21:45 (2 years ago) Permalink

i was asking you specifically because you always know about bands/music i haven't heard about

congratulations (n/a), Friday, 6 January 2012 21:47 (2 years ago) Permalink

I think I was better about digging into old stuff during the couple of years when I was pretending to be a Music Critic.

Bon Ivoj (jaymc), Friday, 6 January 2012 21:51 (2 years ago) Permalink

I basically get everything from sharemyplaylists.com

Jeff, Friday, 6 January 2012 21:57 (2 years ago) Permalink

You're Jeff Goldblum in The Fly.

Bon Ivoj (jaymc), Friday, 6 January 2012 21:59 (2 years ago) Permalink

i'm pretty good at digging, not so great about keeping up with new things

La Lechera, Saturday, 7 January 2012 00:52 (2 years ago) Permalink

somebody buy me a hamburger

the Smurf who'll snatch your money (Je55e), Saturday, 7 January 2012 00:53 (2 years ago) Permalink

cheeseburger

the Smurf who'll snatch your money (Je55e), Saturday, 7 January 2012 00:53 (2 years ago) Permalink

I'd like to try out a joke here.

Q: When Morrissey dies where will his body be kept?

A: In a Moz-oleum.

the Smurf who'll snatch your money (Je55e), Saturday, 7 January 2012 16:51 (2 years ago) Permalink

Q: When Morrissey dies where will his body be kept?

A: Inside the cemetery gates

Bon Ivoj (jaymc), Saturday, 7 January 2012 17:17 (2 years ago) Permalink

Q: When Morrissey dies where will his body be kept?

A: Under a grave made by pretty girls

Bon Ivoj (jaymc), Saturday, 7 January 2012 17:18 (2 years ago) Permalink

Q: When Morrissey dies where will his body be kept?

A: What difference does it make?

Bon Ivoj (jaymc), Saturday, 7 January 2012 17:18 (2 years ago) Permalink

^^winner winner winner^^

La Lechera, Saturday, 7 January 2012 17:48 (2 years ago) Permalink

Spotify link for my best-of-2011 mix:

http://open.spotify.com/user/seaworthyset/playlist/7ecSYOYVqInhzYpYd8H6Hz

Bon Ivoj (jaymc), Saturday, 7 January 2012 19:10 (2 years ago) Permalink

Anybody want to go to this? http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/217548

Jeff, Saturday, 7 January 2012 19:26 (2 years ago) Permalink

Kr was literally *just* talking about that. We are probably interested.

Bon Ivoj (jaymc), Saturday, 7 January 2012 21:11 (2 years ago) Permalink

I'm most likely in.

Jeff, Saturday, 7 January 2012 21:33 (2 years ago) Permalink

I'm probably interested.

the Smurf who'll snatch your money (Je55e), Saturday, 7 January 2012 22:39 (2 years ago) Permalink

oooh that's neat
i use a little piece of cotton w/perfume oil on it in MY scent lockets, but this is a novel idea!

La Lechera, Sunday, 8 January 2012 00:11 (2 years ago) Permalink

jenny are you a veronica falls fan? i think you might be.

La Lechera, Monday, 9 January 2012 15:34 (2 years ago) Permalink

may i recommend

La Lechera, Monday, 9 January 2012 15:49 (2 years ago) Permalink

would anyone want to do pub quiz tomorrow?

congratulations (n/a), Monday, 9 January 2012 17:39 (2 years ago) Permalink

Oh man that sounds like fun, but given that our little guy decided this week that any sort of consistent sleep pattern is out of the question, I'm not sure I can really ditch my wife with a screaming baby until we get things a little more back on track. This weekend was awful, I think we each got a grand total of 7 hours all weekend.

jon /via/ chi 2.0, Monday, 9 January 2012 17:42 (2 years ago) Permalink

sucks. evie just got back on her normal schedule after vacation/teething threw her off. we had some bad nights last week but things seem good again now.

congratulations (n/a), Monday, 9 January 2012 18:43 (2 years ago) Permalink

I might be interested in pub quiz.

Bon Ivoj (jaymc), Monday, 9 January 2012 18:44 (2 years ago) Permalink

jaymc would be the best pub quiz partner of all time.

btw if i were in chicago i'd totally be down for a pub quiz, anytime.

also btw, i find out if i'm moving to chicago today. *refreshes email every 2 minutes*

your pain is probably equal (Z S), Monday, 9 January 2012 18:46 (2 years ago) Permalink

good luck brah

congratulations (n/a), Monday, 9 January 2012 18:46 (2 years ago) Permalink

no matter what happens, i foresee a lot of drinking going on tonight

your pain is probably equal (Z S), Monday, 9 January 2012 18:46 (2 years ago) Permalink

Nick, Jenny, Jeff go dig around the City's offices and see what you can find out!

Good luck Z.

the Smurf who'll snatch your money (Je55e), Monday, 9 January 2012 18:48 (2 years ago) Permalink

this week is really busy for me or else I'd be totally in for pub quiz, R and I stopped at the Globe for a beer on Saturday and I was reminiscing a bit about past quizzes

bomb.gif (dan m), Monday, 9 January 2012 19:31 (2 years ago) Permalink

I do not know about Veronica Falls but I will check them out. Thanks!

Also, good luck ZS! My fingers are crossed, just for you.

No pub quiz for me. I'm sick. Blech.

Random: someone mispronounced my last name like Bear-goes today (fluent English speaker, no discernible accent). That is a new one.

gonna give her the old fuquay-varina (Jenny), Monday, 9 January 2012 20:03 (2 years ago) Permalink

Jenny, you will like them. I bet Nick and Sarah would too. Anyone who likes super catchy UK pop with girl singer and post-punk moments.

La Lechera, Monday, 9 January 2012 20:08 (2 years ago) Permalink

niiiiiiiiiiiick where did you put those tracks you recorded most recently with (i think?) sarah and ben that i liked a lot?
are they downloadable somewhere?

La Lechera, Monday, 9 January 2012 20:21 (2 years ago) Permalink

dan, strangely enough, S and I also went to the Globe for a drink on Saturday, and I was also reminiscing about pub quiz. Might also be pub for tomorrow night, though I have a 12.5 hour day on Wednesday, so perhaps I should just make it an early night.

the emancipation of distraction (askance johnson), Monday, 9 January 2012 20:32 (2 years ago) Permalink


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