Category Archives: music

Beastie Boys Hot Sauce Committee Pt. 2 streaming online!

Got tipped to this from [Metafilter]: “Good people, unfortunately due to circumstances beyond our control, the “clean” version of our new album, The Hot Sauce Committee pt 2 has leaked. So as a hostile and retaliatory measure with great hubris … Continue reading

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NPR.org First listens

NPR’s first listen series streams soon to be released albums in their entirety up until their release date.  The current selection has 3 strong albums: Robbie Robertson, ‘How To Become Clairvoyant’ Alison Krauss And Union Station, ‘Paper Airplane’ Paul Simon, … Continue reading

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This ain’t no party, this ain’t no disco

And the Unknown Dog blog ain’t MySpace. But the Unknown Dog blog does envy how MySpace folks can put up those cool little audio players. Hey, we can do mp3 too! [Audio clip: view full post to listen] I’m so … Continue reading

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More bt.etree.org goodness

Since my first posting about etree, I have become even more enraptured by bt.etree.org, the site for trading live shows from trade-friendly artists. I have had 3 shows rotating through my computer’s speakers lately- concert recordings by the John Butler … Continue reading

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NPR SOTD

NPR’s song of the day is “I love Boosters!” from The Coup: Song for the Shoplifters: …They keep me dressed so fresh even when my wallet yells SOS…

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bt.etree.org

It has been almost 2 months since I rambled on about some of the great things that are available for for download for free free free as in not pirated but really free for download. In this case the free … Continue reading

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Download music like you were a criminal

Download music like you were a criminal, but do it all legally. Something in the neighborhood of 1000 songs, completely free for download. That is the upside of the epic BitTorrent meets SXSW music festival. Scared? Excited? Intrigued? Of course … Continue reading

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NPR Live Concert Series goodness

Upcoming shows in NPR Live Concert Series: Sigur Rose, Whitestripes + guests Continue reading

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David Gray live

NPR’s Live Concert series continues… Continue reading

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Underappreciated Albums – Part 4 of 4 – Punk, Off-The-Beaten-Path-Rock Including But Not Limited to Drug-Soaked Rock Operas Featuring Giant Cheeseburgers

First, let me say that my categories were obviously forced. I came up with a list of 20 albums and then I tried to force them into categories to split this into five digestible portions. In retrospect, I may have … Continue reading

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