Tagged: Friday Night Jukebox

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Friday Night Jukebox: Chuck Brown Edition

Haven’t done one of these yet in my (almost) two months onboard—so here goes. Chuck Brown, as everyone should know, was The Godfather of Go-Go. He more or less singlehandedly birthed Go-Go out of an...

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Friday Night (Morning?) Jukebox: Chris Knight & Others

As country music has been discussed here recently, I thought I would share a few videos. For what it’s worth, I purposefully avoided “She Thinks My Tractor’s Sexy” types of songs. Kentuckian Chris Knight...

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Friday Night Jukebox: Never Stop

Everytime someone asks me to recommend a new band I rave and rave about The Bad Plus. They’re alternative jazz, I say, but not like you expect. They’re good and not just to jazz...

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Song for Stephen Metcalf

For those interested, Metcalf responds to his critics (including our own Mark Thompson) here.

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Friday Night Jukebox

I turned 26 this week. Aging sucks – don’t let them tell you any different:

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Friday Night Jukebox

Unfortunately, I couldn’t find a live version worth posting on YouTube:

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Friday Night Jukebox

I saw School of Seven Bells last night, and they were pretty excellent live. Enjoy:

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Friday Night Jukebox

The Jukebox spins back to the late 60s this evening to highlight one of the most underrated pop-rock bands of all time:  The Association (wiki here).  They were overshadowed by some of their better...

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Friday Night Jukebox

I just had to let you know how I feel: The album version is also excellent:

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Friday Night Jukebox

I’m a sucker for rhythmic minimalism: New York Is Killing Me – Gil S…

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Friday Night Jukebox

To celebrate Mary Washington’s unprecedented semi-final showing at the recent Harvard Policy Debate Tournament, here’s a great song that includes a very random Harvard reference: Enjoy your weekend.

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Nullification!

I have no idea why cap-and-trade is an issue in Virginia’s attorney general race, but Republican candidate Ken Cuccinelli had this to say on the subject at RedState (note: “Ration and Tax” is Cuccinelli’s...

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Friday Night Jukebox

Here’s Beirut’s original version of “Cliquot”: And here’s a lovely cover:

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Why do my co-bloggers hate America?

Freddie and Jamelle decided to honor the Boss’s 60th birthday by posting . . . a Joy Division playlist and some Misfits. Well, here’s “Thunder Road”: And here’s “Open All Night”:

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