It takes a special kind of song to get me really excited about music, and right now that song is “Honeybee” by the steampunk robot band Steam Powered Giraffe. Both the song and the video for it have been on a near-constant loop here at my not-so-secret lair, providing the soundtrack for nearly everything I’ve [...]
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January 3rd, 2013 · No Comments
January 2nd, 2013 · No Comments
The new year is officially on! In one of my first articles published in 2013, I offer up a list of comics to read ahead of some of this year’s most-anticipated movies. Along with suggesting some “Iron Man 3″ reading material for both adult readers and the all-ages crowd, I provide some comics-friendly prep for [...]
Currently packing up my record collection. Don't worry, the 18min version of "In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida" is safe w/ me.
September 11th, 2012 · No Comments
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February 28th, 2012 · No Comments
I don’t know anything about Gotye, but I do know that the video for Gotye’s new single “Easy Way Out” is the sort of thing I could easily lose a few hours watching over and over again. It’s a brilliant piece of stop-motion filmmaking that combines real action and animation, and manages to look like [...]
January 23rd, 2012 · 1 Comment
On Saturday, Central City Chorus held its annual fundraiser cabaret, in which the members of the choir perform a series of songs and skits based around a particular theme. This year’s cabaret was themed around food and drinks, and when Jessica told me about the theme (she’s been a member of the chorus for a [...]
January 18th, 2012 · No Comments
I didn’t expect to post anything else related to SOPA and PIPA today, but this video was just too darn fantastic to ignore. Courtesy of Laugh Pong, this is “The Day The LOLcats Died”: (via laughingsquid)
January 10th, 2012 · 1 Comment
Like two of my favorite things finding a beautiful harmony together, my adoration of Tim Tebow and my love for ’80s movies (and their music) come together in “Tim Tebow’s Fire” — a rewritten and re-recorded version of the “St. Elmo’s Fire” theme by original musician John Parr. Yes, you read that correctly. Here’s the [...]