Listening to two recent purchases back to back reminded me how much production matters.
Desert tunes: Death Cab For Cutie, Portishead, Jack Johnson
Portishead links up with Current TV for exclusive live performance
Imagine Antony's kid sister on a Portishead kick and you'll be fairly introduced to the lulling tones of Shara Worden. Download a free MP3 of "Inside A Boy" courtesy of CNET Download Music.
I've only purchased 9 recordings made this year.
When I first looked at Imeem back in December, it looked like it had been compiled by and for people with attention deficit disorder. Five months later, the music search function's good enough, and the song selection wide enough, that I can understand why
If the built-in Genius feature is too limiting, try this free app.
The B-52s, Guns 'n' Roses, and Metallica are still big news in the world of vinyl.
Musician Dave Allen says he mistakenly posted an unauthorized music file to his blog but removed it after receiving a cease-and-desist letter from IFPI.
Following up on last week's post about '80s music, here are my favorite records for every year since 1969.