Archive for the ‘video’ Category

Shoegazer Sunday: Tennis System’s “Space Age Love Song”

Sunday, July 26th, 2015

For your Sunday dose of Shoegaze, here’s Tennis System covering A Flock of Seagulls’ “Space Age Love Song.”

In other news, A Flock of Seagulls had songs other than “I Ran”…

For All Mankind

Monday, July 20th, 2015

46 years ago today, mankind landed on the moon.

And “An Ending (Ascent)” (which you only get a little bit of above) is the greatest piece of music Brian Eno ever did

Shoegazer Sunday Soundpool’s “On High”

Sunday, July 19th, 2015

Here’s New York-based Soundpool with “On High.”

Shoegazer Sunday: The Mary Onettes “Ruins”

Sunday, July 12th, 2015

For your Sunday dose of Shoegaze, here’s Sweden’s The Mary Onettes with “Ruins.”

300 Fireworks Rockets Fired off At Once

Saturday, July 4th, 2015

Saw this in late May and knew I’d be saving it for July 4th.

God bless Colin Furze…

Shoegazer Sunday: Mermaids’ While Spectres Waltz

Sunday, June 21st, 2015

My search for waltz-time Shoegaze continues apace with Mermaids’ “While Spectres Waltz.”

Shoegazer Sunday: SPC ECO’s “Fuck You”

Sunday, June 14th, 2015

SPC SCO’s Rose Berlin seems very out of sorts with you for some reason…

Teaching Robots to Sword-Fight

Thursday, June 11th, 2015

Via Scott Adams comes word that a team in Japan is teaching robots to fight with swords.

I’ve seen enough movies to know that this won’t end well.

But honestly, this entire post is just an excuse to show the robot sword fight from Exterminator City.

(Remember, that’s the best scene of the worst film ever made…)

Shoegazer Sunday: The Hope Slide’s “The Prince William Sound”

Sunday, May 17th, 2015

The Hope Slide is a Canadian Band named after a natural disaster and, like Great Northern, has a name that make it hard to search for information about them on Google. Evidently the two principles were previously in a different Shoegaze band called Hinterland. Here’s “The Prince William Sound.” (Speaking of songs that are hard to Google…)

For Your Enjoyment: A Chicken Sneezing

Saturday, May 16th, 2015

You really have to turn the sound on for this one…