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Williamsburg, BK Sunday Pool Party: The Dirty Projectors & Magnolia Electric Co.

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The weather looks good for TODAY which is great news since Pool Party #2 is set to be a good one. Excluding the upcoming Grizzly Bear/Beach House show, this is our favorite line-up of the series and it will undoubtedly … Continue reading

Kids prefer streaming to downloads.

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Interesting piece from THE GUARDIAN in the U.K. Collapse in illegal sharing and boom in streaming brings music to executives’ ears 2008′s best-selling albums by Coldplay, Kings of Leon (above) and Duffy sold more than 100,000 copies. Photograph: Frantzesco Kangaris/EPA … Continue reading

Worth going to the movies

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It’s been raining in New York and luckily there have been some great movies.  We recommend you seeing both Transformers and The Hangover. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7InTpNWJ4HQ] [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OligCf4SyYE]

Major Lazer at S.O.B’s

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Read Jon Caramanica’s review of Major Lazer at S.O.B’s…I couldn’t have put it better NYTimes Music Review Part 1 [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pN2kRXWJtps] Part 2 [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SfzTocmpwjo] Check out clips 3 through 5…props Beforetheafterparty

Dear A & R’s…BLESZT.

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Nine 7 Three is an ambitious mix of hip hop, rnb, and Brick Bandit club bangers including the booty bounce classics “Back It Up” and “Rock Yo Body,” and the new New Jersey anthem “Turn Me Up” (shoutout to Blaqstarr!) … Continue reading

Animal Collective “Summertime Clothes”

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Video for Animal Collective’s ‘Summertime Clothes’ featuring the Brooklyn based FLEX dance crew. ‘Merriweather Post Pavilion’ is out now on Domino. Director & Editor: Danny Perez Director of Photography: Ryan Samul Producer: Lizz Morhaim, Daniel Grossman [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GxhaRgJUMl8]

Coachella 09 – what you missed and why you need to come next year…

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Unfortunately, my camera has been broken for several months now. The autofocus no longer works so you’ll just have to suffer through these blurry pictures and try and use your “imagination.” Remember that thing? It got swallowed by the editing … Continue reading

Ray Allen Knocks Down the Game-Winning Three

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Meri’d To Sports

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The UNC Tar Heels won the NCAA championship beating Michigan State 89-72.  Now they’re waiting to see if juniors, Ty Lawson and Wayne Ellington, will go to the NBA draft a year early.  Senior, Tyler Hansbrough, leaves UNC as one … Continue reading

Not new designer out of MIA.

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Check out these incredible bikinis from hot new Miami designer, Betty Bangs. Paying homage to AC/DC, Areosmith, KISS and many more incredible bands draped over gorgeous woman! More here: www.bettybangs.net