cassius, sound of violence

there was a time when i still watched mtv, and i remember this video being played almost non stop (literally, i think it was basically back to back one day) – that was in 2002, according to wikipedia. i never tired of it, or the tune.

glastonbury 2009

glasto-01


i know a lot of people prefer the smaller fests (like bestival) – but wow glasto looked pretty awesome this year. and BLUR headlined! i would definitely have gone just for that. amazing pictorial from the boston globe.

heavy cross

gossip-heavycross

gossip-heavycross

the gossip – heavy cross

i have to tell you, i’ve never been a huge gossip fan (pardon… the pun?), but i am really digging their new single. the chorus is pretty catchy, i have this on repeat in my car.

freddie

freddie

freddie

the passing of mj has me thinking of another great i wish had lived longer

imagine if he was still around now! witness, barcelona with montserrat caballé:

local natives

local-natives

local-natives

i have so many michael jackson remixes to share with you, but i fear i’m going into MJ overkill. so, for a nice change of pace, here’s something completely different.

LEGEND

an Emmy-nominated performance on Motown 25: Yesterday, Today, Forever, in which Jackson premiered “the moonwalk.”