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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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Lines Blur Between Reality and Virtual

Posted by on Nov 18, 2012 | 0 comments

Lines Blur Between Reality and Virtual

A game to fight for control of the minds of everyone on earth. Meet Ingress, a new free mobile app and alternate reality game made by Google launching this week (on Android first, available as soon as it makes it through the Google Play release process). How does one play? Users can generate virtual energy needed to play the game by picking up units of “XM,” which are collected by traveling...

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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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Soundgarden: “Been Away Too Long”

Posted by on Nov 10, 2012 | 0 comments

Soundgarden: “Been Away Too Long”

Soundgarden’s King Animal marks the group’s return a full 15 years after their initial breakup and, in the video for the album cut “Been Away Too Long,” the alt-rockers rage again with neck-breaking authority. The clip’s story is intriguing, too: a young girl in a straitjacket rises from bones and runs from mysterious men and attack dogs but gets trapped in...

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Miss Atomic Bomb

Posted by on Nov 3, 2012 | 0 comments

Miss Atomic Bomb

New video, released by The Killers! The Vegas rockers debuted the song live back in July in Asheville, N.C., and the footage in this tour video was shot by director Giorgio Testi during recent dates overseas in Europe. It captures Brandon Flowers and Company performing under some fancy light shows in front of massive festival-sized crowds, hanging out backstage and generally having a good time...

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