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We moved to Dreamhost and WordPress, and are uploading and tagging all our past shows. This means adding BACKDATED posts and editing old posts, rather than adding new posts. We look forward to adding future shows as they occur.

Today in the car I got really mad when I misheard this lyric by Guns and Roses, which I found to reinforce negative female stereotypes:

She’s got eyes of the bluest skies
As if they thought of rain
I hate to look into those eyes
And see an ounce of brain

But it turns out I was wrong, and Guns and Roses are all big feminists.

I can’t tell what is taking place here, aside from puerility and misogyny.

Is it a sign that a band has lost its way when they record a song about how rock and roll is totally kick-ass? I mean, how many putrid examples can you think of? The Stones, Bob Seger, Huey Lewis, Kiss… Ew ew ew. Hurting for ideas? Or do they really think those songs are a contribution?

It’s a problem. Well, one we couldn’t resist exacerbating. Here’s a couple hours of preaching to the converted.

I take my card and I stand in line... Sonny, is this where the bingo tournament is?

I take my card and I stand in line… Sonny, is this where the bingo tournament is?

Musical meta-radio. Well, there’s a lot of songs about radio, most of them pretty damn cheerful. Are we postmodern yet? Download this fun if effortless mix.

Serious about fun music.

Serious about fun music.