Monthly Archives: August 2009

It Was a Good Day – Ice Cube (1992) [archive]

last night, after watching an epic triple feature with Mark (Kill Bill, Vol. 1 — The Holy Mountain — Kill Bill, Vol. 2), i was driving home exceedingly high around 5am. earlier in the day, i had taken my ipod … Continue reading

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This Magic Moment – The Drifters (1960) [archive]

“this magic moment.” when Ben E. King rips out that first line of the song, i can’t tell if he’s talking about love or music. i guess it doesn’t really matter. this entirety of this song i get chills, as … Continue reading

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Four Organs – Steve Reich (1970) [archive]

it starts with an innocent maracas player, alone in his robotic, unaccented shaking for almost four seconds. but, even though the shaking continues nonstop and steady for the rest of the fifteen minute song, the shaking is never left alone … Continue reading

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Blue Monday – New Order (1983) [archive]

Xanthe and i were shocked today when we found out that our friend Donni didn’t know what a subwoofer was. i tried punching her (on beat) to explain. when that didn’t work, i played this song. the biggest selling 12″ … Continue reading

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album art (one dominant color) [archive]

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