Getz + Gilberto

"Garota de Ipanema" ("The Girl from Ipanema") is a well-known Brazilian bossa nova song, a worldwide hit in the mid-1960s that won a Grammy for Record of the Year in 1965. It was written in 1962, with music by Antônio Carlos Jobim and Portuguese lyrics by Vinicius de Moraes. English lyrics were written later by [...]

By | 2016-04-03T12:04:19+00:00 July 6th, 2014|60's Future, Audio, Music, Video|0 Comments

Coachella – 2012

We attended the first weekend of the Coachella festival this weekend. Tupac, who’s been dead for 15 years showed up (via hologram). Here’s the list of artists we watched (whole and partial shows): Yuck Neon Indian SebastiAn Gary Clark Jr. GIRLS Arctic Monkeys WU LYF the Big Pink Jacques Lu Cont tUnE-yArDs Andrew Bird Laura [...]

By | 2016-04-04T09:27:12+00:00 April 25th, 2012|Music, Places, Strange/Interesting|0 Comments

Radiohead’s Creep covered by Carrie Manolakos

  If I was trying to help my mother understand the awesomeness of Radiohead, I would play her this song. Quote from Gawker on this version, "It's unsettingly good." This Cover of Radiohead’s "Creep" Will Make Your Ears Orgasm Carrie Manolakos, a former Broadway actress who made her mark as Sophie Sheridan in Mamma [...]

By | 2017-04-10T12:34:27+00:00 April 21st, 2012|Music|0 Comments

The Stuyvesants – Brooklyn’s Finest (Free Download)

The Stuyvesants is a collaborative effort between music producer Allan Cole (Algorythm), and record collector Darien Victor Birks (Flwrpt). Both residents of Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, NY. The two wanted to work together on a project where they could incorporate several of their talents in music and design. The name Stuyvesants became their moniker of which they [...]

By | 2010-08-23T09:51:29+00:00 August 23rd, 2010|Music|0 Comments