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    tunesday

    Apr 13, 2010

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    if i had to put mgmt’s music into words it would be… summer 2008, days spent in the parks of san francisco listening to music, hoola hooping and hanging out with friends, dancing barefoot all night till you’re drenched in sweat, and watching the sun come up. few albums capture a moment in time so (…) Read more »

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    lollapalooza lineup announced

    Apr 06, 2010

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    the lollapalooza lineup is here! green day and lady gaga? no thank you. soundgarden, arcade fire, strokes, phoenix, MGMT, jimmy cliff, black keys, national, spoon, grizzly bear, wolfmother, yeasayer, the XX, edward sharpe (and i could keep going)? YES PLEASE. one of the hardest things about festival season is deciding which one to go to, (…) Read more »

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    tunesday

    Apr 06, 2010

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    today’s featured artist is actress/singer/style icon charlotte gainsbourg. she has long been france’s sweetheart and calls paris home, but she’s making a name for herself in the US as well thanks to her latest album, IRM. since releasing the album she has embarked on her first live tour, culminating with a top spot in this (…) Read more »

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    riding on the marrakesh express…

    Apr 06, 2010

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    in 1966 graham nash took a train from casablanca to marrakesh, and the experience moved him to write about the sights, sounds and feelings in what became the song named after the train, “marrakesh express.” the line that stands out to me is “had to get away to see what we could find,” a sentiment (…) Read more »

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    a take away film: uganda

    Mar 30, 2010

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    La Blogotheque / Invisible Children from INVISIBLE CHILDREN on Vimeo. stuff like this gives me chills… invisible children and la blogotheque are taking the polyphonic spree, yeasayer and lykke li to uganda, where they will document a series of take away shows mixed with interviews and local events.  i love everything la blogotheque does and (…) Read more »

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    what song was #1 when you were born?

    Mar 30, 2010

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    another fp girl asked this the other day and a bunch of us looked it up – the results were pretty funny.  some of our songs were pink floyd’s “another brick in the wall,” “up where we belong” by joe cocker & jennifer warner and “careless whisper” by wham :) so tell me… what was (…) Read more »

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    tunesday: angus & julia stone

    Mar 30, 2010

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    i had never heard of angus & julia stone until last week, when fp jemma told me about them.  i’m so glad she did because their music is beautiful and they also happen to have a new album coming out today called down the way! angus and julia are brother and sister and their music (…) Read more »

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    it’s the time of the season…

    Mar 23, 2010

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    music festival season is underway! sxsw was just the beginning…next up is coachella, followed by sasquatch, bonnaroo, lollapalooza, outside lands…phew. that’s a lot of festivals.  but i love them, and i try to attend one every year.  there is something so freeing about losing yourself to the music and dancing among a sea of people. (…) Read more »

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    tunesday

    Mar 23, 2010

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    zooey deschanel is probably one of the few actresses who has achieved a successful career in the music industry.  she has a natural, sweet voice that could easily fool you into thinking you’re listening to an old record from the fifties – and it probably helps that she’s teamed with m. ward, who is insanely (…) Read more »

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    more SXSW photos!

    Mar 23, 2010

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    the first music festival of the season has come to a close… from what our fpgirls tell me, it’s a five day marathon of hitting as many possible shows as you can and going on very little sleep – but the opportunity to see so many amazing acts, many of them up-and-coming, makes it all (…) Read more »

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    baby

    Mar 22, 2010

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    we love devendra banhart here…and we love this new video for his song “baby.” (…) Read more »

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    golden filter

    Mar 17, 2010

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    well sxsw is officially underway in austin… our fp girls are there and told me they’re excited about the urban outfitters shows starting today – they’re going to be pretty killer this year!  a ton of great bands will play at urban’s backlot throughout the festival – including local natives, who i wrote about yesterday, (…) Read more »

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