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July 26, 2006

For a smile they can share the night.

Shellac is touring this August and September, which is cool. I hope Weston does a question and answer session, and that everyone wears grey coveralls. But wait a minute, no Detroit date? And instead of a Detroit date, there's a... (Read more.)

Posted by Johnny Loftus at 3:24 PM | Comments (2)

July 20, 2006

I burn to a degree of 130.

The new wristband: W.W.DMX.D? The networks are dead to us this summer, each of them preoccupied with "America's Got....A Serious Dearth of Talent"-type embarrasments. So it's up to basic cable to save prime time, and it's coming through. Best by... (Read more.)

Posted by Johnny Loftus at 11:21 AM

July 14, 2006

Revenge of the Hittites.

From the record company boilerplate: "Enter 2006 and Deadsy returns with their signature sound, termed 'undercore,' yet has taken their musical odyssey to another level. Their ability to create a perfect dichotomy between eerie and beautiful is most apparent on... (Read more.)

Posted by Johnny Loftus at 1:44 PM

July 9, 2006

Timbalake.

Timbaland's having the best summer ever. Nelly's "Promiscuous" owned the first part, with apologies to Shakira and 'Clef. But with Justin Timberlake's "SexyBack," Tim's gone essentially psycho. It's two parts played against each other like baying hounds on drugs, and... (Read more.)

Posted by Johnny Loftus at 2:49 PM