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2016-01-29-NEWSMASH

Newsmash: Sonic Boom Records, Cat Cafe Ideas, Deep Cologne, Prana Crafter, Thermals and more

It’s the end of the week as well as the end of the first month of 2016. There’s a lot going on as we all try to keep our 2016 resolutions intact and aim for making this the best year yet. There’s plenty of sad and troubling stuff going on in the news, but there […]

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Let your Brit-Pop flag fly!!! {with a dance party, brit-pop karaoke, unibrows and more…}

Britpop runs in my veins.  For the anglophile music geeks amongst us, there is no greater way to electrify the room than to say words like Pulp, Supergrass, Lush, Suede, Elastica, James, Ride, Charlatans, Ash, Blur … oh yeah, and Oasis. Finally there is way for us to celebrate our love of the parklife.  Mark […]

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Countdown to the Royal Wedding! Let's talk {indie-rock} royal couples

The world is a buzz with Royal Wedding chatter… and I am all for it. I love talking about royal matchings, probably because of all my fond memories of the glory days when Damon {Albarn of Blur} and Justine {Frischmann of Elastica} ruled the Britpop scene. These days I get to fantasize of the regal […]

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Sign up to have Bernard Sumner('s people) email you the new Bad Lieutenant single

[video:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=–pSWLEVGhY] Bad Lieutenant, the new band formed by frontman Bernard Sumner (Joy Division, New Order), guest drummer Stephen Morris (Joy Division, New Order), guitarist Phil Cunningham (New Order), and guest Alex James (Blur) has released “Sink or Swim,” the first single off of Never Cry Another Tear on their MySpace page. The song will be […]

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Celebrating a GR8 day with Hutch and Kathy, Bears, and my other favorite things

It's not often someone who isn't wearing hot glitter pink nail polish is allowed to use GR8 in a sentence (let alone as a blog title) but with today being 08/08/08 I think it's use is permitted. Tomorrow? Good luck. I wanted to start the calendarly special day with an eight infused pack of goodness. […]

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