Thursday, August 6, 2009

New Music on the Blogs

Some good stuff this week, including a tribute from Radiohead to the last British survivor of World War I. Also, you're going to want to watch the hot new music video from Major Lazer that's sweeping the internet.

"Harry Patch" - Radiohead [Super 45]

"Love Will Tear Us Apart" (Joy Division cover) - Broken Social Scene [Sound Verite]

"Day 'N' Nite" (Dave Wrangler Remix) - KiD CuDi [Pasta Primavera]

Major Lazer "Pon De Floor" from Eric Wareheim on Vimeo.

A Tribute to John Hughes

Some favorite clips from one of the most influential directors of my lifetime, who sadly died of a heart attack today at 59.

Congrats Sonia Sotomayor

It's official. Sonia Sotomayor becomes the first Hispanic on the Supreme Court. Announced by none other than Al Franken.

Mos Def Covers 'Billie Jean'

He manages to be even cooler than Erykah Badu.

Fred Armisen's 'Intervention' Intervention

Why can't SNL be funny like this?

(500) Days of She & Him

There must have been a lot of downtime on the set of (500) Days of Summer. First they recreated Sid and Nancy, now Zooey Deschanel and Joseph Gordon-Levitt co-star in this fantastic music video for She & Him's "Why Do You Let Me Stay Here?"