Posts tagged "snl"

Wild Flag - "Romance"

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Have you seen Portlandia? That place where young people go to retire, the ’90s never end and we all work in coffee shops until our band blows up (it’ll happen). Certainly your hip friend has told you about the show from SNL’s Fred Armisen and Wild Flag’s Carrie Brownstein. When L. and I finally got... Read more »

John Mulaney’s New in Town and why there’s comedy on my iPod

John Mulaney’s New in Town and why there’s comedy on my iPod
The first time I saw John Mulaney’s debut comedy special on TV (2009) I was eating a cheeseburger. That’s what kind of Friday night it was – the sitting-on-the-floor-eating-McDonald’s type. When the kid (from Chicago) launched into his “Best meal I ever had” bit, I quickly went from eating to choking to attempting to breathe... Read more »

TV On The Radio - You

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Speaking of bands figuring out how to sell albums in the age of free music, there are also bands figuring out how to make a decent video in MTV’s post-music era. If you haven’t yet seen what the Beastie Boys did last year ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=evA-R9OS-Vo ), I suggest you get two friends on Skype, pour up... Read more »
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