Whale, by Yellow Ostrich, for my homies.
Warning Sign by the Talking Heads. Compare and contrast to Local Natives’ Warning Sign cover. Repeat.
Pretty amazing Music Animation Machine data visualization tool developed by Steve Malinowski to visually combine sheet music, color and sound.
New Midlake! This track is Acts of Man, off their forthcoming album of the same name. I am really excited about how epic this is going to be.
Update: Nevermind, this sucks.
The Knife: Tomorrow in a Year, the full album (via The Knife )
New Joanna Newsom song: 81!
PS She’s playing in Philly on 3/19 and 3/20. Who’s with me?
Ambling Alp: New Yeasayer! New album drops February 19, very excited!
Don’t Let Me Down, live Beatles recording, is SO TERRIFIC! (via @jlb923)
Check out that hip swing at :40, the great bass lick around 1:20, the videographer laying on the ground to get the right angle of John and the awesome jamming at the end. Love the genius of The Beatles.
Have I mentioned how much I love this cover of Tyrone by Erykah Badu by My Morning Jacket? The original is amazing, especially live. Listen to them back to back. Do it.