Posted by: on June 25, 2008 at 11:28 am


Back in March, mustache man/Steve Zahn voice impersonator Rivers Cuomo posted a clip on YouTube asking fans to help him write a “sawng.” Looking to compose something “fun and poppy, but tough,” — shocker! — he then went on to post 14 other clips of the construction of said tune. Almost four months Read more

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Posted by: on June 4, 2008 at 5:00 pm


Love Vs Diamond, S/T (Epic Records, 2008)

Listen: “This Is Your Life”
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Rock is not dead, even though the recent surge of blog-tronica on the Internets would have you think otherwise. Low Vs Diamond, a Los Angeles-based outfit, is well aware of this, and makes it a high priority to prove in their self-titled debut. Trite though it may be, Low Vs Diamond is a record that really, really Read more

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Posted by: on June 3, 2008 at 3:00 pm


>>> Reports are swarming the web, indicating that Kurt Cobain’s ashes were stolen from Courtney Love’s Read more

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Posted by: on May 29, 2008 at 6:00 pm


Weezer, “The Good Life” (DGC, 1996)

The release of Weezer (or Red Album, or Weezer At The Rodeo) is right around the corner, and with iTunes singles being released by the day, it feels like 1996 all over again (minus that Read more

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Posted by: on May 28, 2008 at 11:00 am


Weezer, “Pork and Beans” (Geffen, 2008)

God, that mustache. Cuomo doesn’t need any Rogaine for that shit. With its “GI Joe” resets and T-shirt fetish, Weezer‘s clip for “Pork and Beans” does an OK job of slithering its way between thousands of Internet/culture and Internet culture references (“Timbaland knows the way to the top of the charts…”), but if Read more

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Posted by: on May 23, 2008 at 3:00 pm


>>> On Jamie Lidell’s newest album Jim, the Motown-loving Brit claims that a little bit of feel good goes a long way. Well, so does a tour, right Jamie? We’ve got his Jim-supporting tour dates right here. (via Pitchfork)

>>> Whaddaya get when you combine a mustachioed Rivers Cuomo with the “Chocolate Rain” dude, the Numa Numa guy, that Junior Miss South Carolina idiot, and a mustachioed Rivers Cuomo (wait did we say Read more

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