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music

  • 30 years ago tonight.

    Michael and Jermaine during rehearsals for “Motown 25,” 1983 / Photo © NBC, via MJJpictures On March 25, 1983, Motown 25: Yesterday, Today, Forever was recorded live for a TV broadcast two…

  • Repost: Christmas in Sweden.

    This is a reposting of a guest blog post I did for Dos Family three years ago. I regularly receive emails asking for the link to download the Swedish Christmas record, so…

  • New Order.

    Last night I went to see New Order at Roseland with Jenna. New Order are one of my favorite bands, but I’d only seen live them once before last night, and that…

  • This must be the place.

    Talking Heads / “This Must Be The Place (Naïve Melody)” / Directed by David Byrne I have posts coming, I promise! My schedule has been jam-packed for the past week and a…

  • Music Mix #4: HUSTLE.

    It’s been so long since I’ve made a mix tape to share! I’m super-busy at work these days (OK, I know, when am I not busy…but it’s definitely better than the alternative),…

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    Music Mix #3: Teen Goth Nite.

    I’m not sure if this was just a late ’80s/early ’90s thing or if gloomy kids are still spending their free time like I did, but when I was a teenager growing…

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    Music Mix #2: Friendship Bracelets.

    Yes, that’s right—it’s mix tape for making friendship bracelets to. About a year ago, I was talking to Jenna and Sara on the Twitter about…well, probably about Doritos or iced coffee or…

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