My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2011-4-24) →
Hudson Mohawke (18) Beenie Man (11) Big Boi (9) FaltyDL (8) NGUZUNGUZU (5) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2011-4-17) →
The Weeknd (33) FaltyDL (12) Black Rebel Motorcycle Club (12) Cursed (11) Misfits (7) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2011-4-10) →
Holy Ghost! (25) Black Rebel Motorcycle Club (23) The Kills (22) FaltyDL (20) The Weeknd (9) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
Why secondhand book shops smell good.
flexyourhead: Lignin, the stuff that prevents all trees from adopting the weeping habit, is a polymer made up of units that are closely related to vanillin. When made into paper and stored for years, it breaks down and smells good. Which is how divine providence has arranged for secondhand bookstores to smell like good quality vanilla absolute, subliminally stoking a hunger for knowledge in all...
‘Meanwhile, our anonymous million can focus their attention on the problem of “leisure.” A great deal of what is pompously called “juvenile delinquency” is the inarticulate response of youth incapable of coming to terms with leisure. The violence associated with [juvenile delinquency] is a direct consequence of the alienation of man from himself [sic] brought...
cdtx: The more Joyce I read the more I just can’t understand why people call him a modernist. All he’s doing in any of his work is relentlessly ripping the piss out of that ‘higher order’ from which Pound et. al think we fell, back when we all ‘believed’ in the unitary authority of a poem or whatever. We fell from nothing. There was no greener, happy land. We are all just bodies reading the...
pman-online: second-sight: Fantastic Mr Fox...
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2011-4-3) →
The Weeknd (36) The Rolling Stones (17) Black Rebel Motorcycle Club (12) Ceremony (11) Marvin Gaye (9) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz