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Green Day Goes Retro for X-Kid

Posted by on Dec 23, 2012 | 0 comments

Green Day Goes Retro for X-Kid

Green Day apparently misses a simpler, more analog time, judging by their new video for “X-Kid,” a song from the band’s trilogy-closing album ¡Tré! There’s not a lot to look at: the band presses play on a tape and lets it roll. WATCH   Source:...

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Songs For the Mayan Apocalypse

Posted by on Dec 18, 2012 | 0 comments

Songs For the Mayan Apocalypse

Friday. The big day is coming. What will YOU be doing just in case the Ancients were correct? Rockin’ out, of course! But to what, you ask? Enjoy some of PunkMetalMamma’s choices: 1. Here it comes… Linkin Park – In The End 2. Really, what’s gonna happen? Snow Patrol – In The End 3. If you just don’t care, try The Smiths – What Difference Does It...

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FanTAStic Tegan and Sara “Closer” Vid

Posted by on Nov 29, 2012 | 0 comments

FanTAStic Tegan and Sara “Closer” Vid

Tegan And Sara have released the video for their latest single, “Closer.” The band’s upcoming album, Heartthrob, is due out on Jan. 29. SEE IT HERE! Do you want MORE Tegan and Sara? Perhaps you are one of the lucky ones to have grabbed tickets to the sold out performance with the Killers at UIC Pavilion on 12/21/12. Please, share your experience with me!...

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Bits and Pieces Of Gratitude

Posted by on Nov 18, 2012 | 0 comments

Bits and Pieces Of Gratitude

Enjoy this collection of tunes with “Hey, thanks” mixed SOMEWHERE in the meaning, lyrics, or the implied.  Notice: although they exist in great numbers,  there are no whiny, screechy female pop star songs included. Thank YOU for visiting, enjoy!  Hellyeah  Zep, It’s in the TITLE: Funky thanks: Fall Out Boy is KINDA thankful for the memories… Awolnation is happy we are...

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Metric-Breathing Underwater

Posted by on Nov 14, 2012 | 0 comments

Metric-Breathing Underwater

Canadian indie rock outfit Metric have spent the better part of the last six months touring the world in support of their latest album, ‘Synthetica,’ and the band’s new video for ’Breathing Underwater,’ the second single off the disc, features footage from their various travels, including their performance this summer in Chicago. Check it out!...

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