News: a-ha Breaks Up & Breaks My Heart

I have never gotten to see a-ha. They’re one of my favorite bands and always will be. Now they are to break up in 2010 after a world tour, which so far only looks like a world tour of Europe & a Tokyo show – but I digress. I do hope they add some North […]

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Movies & Music: Peter Cook in Bedazzled

On no real regular schedule I am going to be writing a bit about music in movies – in any context I want. Any time I want. The first post on the site was about Ann-Margret’s scene in Tommy where she writhes around in beans. Perhaps others on here will offer some thoughts on movies […]

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RIP: Stephen Gately of Boyzone

Stephen Gately of Boyzone passed away this weekend. Gately, solo artist and one-fifth of the Irish boy band, was 33. This is a very sad day for me as a Boyzone & Stephen Gately fan. photo courtesy of Stephen Gately’s MySpace The surviving members of Boyzone had this to say: We are completely devastated by […]

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Video: Hidden Spaces by The Morning After Girls

Portland’s William Landers made this video of The Morning After Girls as they performed Hidden Spaces at Doug Fir Lounge. I think it captures them very well: You can see more of his videos here.

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Video: Hatefuck by The Bravery

Here’s a new video from the Bravery for their song, Hatefuck. It kind of explains a little bit that mask bassist Mike Hindert was wearing at the Seattle show in July. Kind of. He directed this: The Bravery – “Hatefuck” from the hassle on Vimeo.

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