Speedwell - Hey friends. As we mentioned... →
Speedwell was always an indecisive bunch. We need your help in deciding on the cover for our discography release, which is coming out this summer. Please help us out and vote! Hey friends. As we mentioned yesterday, Coolidge Records is releasing our discography, “Start to Finish”, this summer. We’ve narrowed the cover art down…
Here Are Idiot Celebrities Talking Out of Their...
jadedpunk: Last night, the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York hosted the 2013 Met Gala. This year’s theme was “Punk: From Chaos To Couture.” For many celebrities, this was the first time they had used the word “punk” in a sentence that wasn’t “Have my assistant get me Daft Punk tickets.” It was also an excuse for them to spend $10,000 to spike their hair up and play punk dress up for a...
Today’s Re-found Sound: this 1995...
JadedPunk.com's Cheesiest Emo Playlist
jadedpunk: Last week, with the help of our friends at WashedUpEmo.com, we compiled a list of the 50 cheesiest emo lyrics ever. The truth is, even though a bunch of those songs totally blow goats in the dark, there are a few pretty listenable songs on that list. So here is a playlist of a few of them. Naturally, some people wrote in to tell us which ones we missed. By far, the most...
The 50 Cheesiest Emo Lyrics Of All Time
jadedpunk: Like most people, we love making fun of emo. Because well, emo is funny. So we collected the cheesiest, wussiest, sappiest emo lyrics of all time and put them in one place. How does a lyrics make the list? Well, it should be totally cringeworthy. Basically, every time you hear it, you should want to puke your guts out over how cheesy it is. Usually, that consists of some failed...
Trying to introduce Laura to the dreaded “e” word,...
Speedwell now has a BandCamp page! →
Why? Because MySpace seems so 2003.
I haven’t liked Jeremy Enigk’s solo...
Speedwell now has a Facebook page! →
After 10 years of inactivity, Speedwell has some news to share. Like our Facebook page to find out more!
Listening to this becuase it was listed on the...
This is one of my favorite songs by the National....
A cover of the Beatles’ “Yellow...
Interview: Thy Will Be Done’s J. Costa →
I interviewed Thy Will Be Done’s J. Costa at Orion Music + More fest this summer, and finally got to post the interview at 215 Mag. Check it out…
What you write first is a first draft. When you get to the end of it, you’ve got...– Neil Gaiman on writing. (via wilwheaton)
I made a playlist off of my radio show this past...
More Orion Music + More: Day 2 →
My review of Day 2 of Metallica’s Orion Music + More festival, at 215 Mag.
Hit The Lights! Orion Music + More: Day 1 →
My review of Day 1 of Metallica’s Orion Music + More festival, at 215 Mag.
Rawktumblr: The Reasonable Person's Guide to... →
rawkblog: In the wake of Emily White-gate, everyone has an opinion about money and music. Let’s turn those into an actual set of ethical, practical guidelines that reasonable music fans can turn to, rub their 8” beards and say, “Why yes, I do really love this band and I would like them to be able to make…
Kurt Vonnegut’s 8 Tips on How to Write a Great... →
Album Review and Interview: Devin →
5th cross-post from 215 Mag…
Concert Review: Radiohead at Susquehanna Bank... →
4th cross-post from 215 Mag…
Concert Review: Electric Guest Go Higher At... →
3rd cross-post from 215 Mag…
Interview: Electric Guest's Mondo New Career →
2nd cross-post from 215 Mag…
Concert Review: Lucero and Deer Tick Play Union... →
I’m starting to cross-post some of my old 215 Mag articles on here. Here’s the first one…
Reid Dossinger: There's nothing wrong with not... →
My friend Reid weighs in on the David Lowery/Emily White “music should be free and accessible” vs. “you should pay for music so musicians make money” debate… reiddossinger: There’s been a lot of sharing of this article where David Lowery (of Cracker and Camper Van Beethoven fame) responds to a NPR intern who wrote about barely have bought any music at all. The...
Valiant Starling: Whether you know Brian and Wendy... →
valiantstarling: Whether you know Brian and Wendy well or you only know them in passing, you’re visiting this page because you care about them. And right now, they need your help. On the evening of Sunday, June 10, Wendy Minter went into labor thousands of miles from home and nearly three months ahead…
If we listened to our intellect we’d never have a love affair. We’d never have a...– Ray Bradbury We lost one of the greats today. (via trappedintime)
Say what you will about Bristol Palin, she’s a quick study. It didn’t take her...– FRANK BRUNI, writing in the New York Times, “The Right’s Righteous Frauds.” Read the whole thing. (via inothernews)
Portfolio website →
I really enjoyed designing my portfolio website. After doing graphic and web design for so long, it was nice to set up a website to show off my work. Overall, I’m pretty pleased with the way it came out. Designing the actual portfolio section took a lot more time than I expected, but I was really happy with the way it came out. If I was to change anything, it would be to add photo...
John Peel's Record Collection →
This is really awesome: first, it’s an online archive of all of the albums in (noted BBC DJ) John Peel’s collection. Second, the website for the collection is really cool. It shows the spines of the records on a bookshelf, and as you scroll over them you see the artist and album title, which you can click on for more information. I just think it’s a really cool way of displaying...
KC Fonts →