Friday Random Ten (day late edition)

June 16, 2007 at 6:17 pm (Friday Random Ten)

1. Interpol – The New

2. Franz Ferdinand – You’re the Reason I’m Leaving

3. Gwen Stefani – Serious

4. Tracy Chapman – Smoke and Ashes

5. Kate Bush – Experiment IV
6. Lamb – Cotton Wool (Fila Brazilia Remix)
7. The Mamas and the Papas – Do You Wanna Dance
8. Michael Jackson – You Rock My World
9. New Young Pony Club – Hiding on the Staircase

10. Bis – Protection

Whoa.  Not sure what’s going on with the spacing there.

Anyway, here’s a low-budget indie film that explicitly engages with Laura Mulvey’s theory of the male gaze. YouTube style.

Tell me that didn’t make you laugh.


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Friday Random Ten (Second Coming edition)

June 8, 2007 at 5:14 pm (Friday Random Ten)

Ten tunes at random from my mp3 player:

1. Annie – Chewing Gum (Mylo remix)

2. Muse – Map of your Head

3. Tracey Chapman – Fast Car

4. Garbage – Stupid Girl

5. Franz Ferdinand – Tell Her Tonight

6. Coldplay – Fix You

7. Jay-Z – Encore

8. Gorillaz – Last Living Souls

9. Klaxons – Golden Skans

10. The Mamas and the Papas – Dedicated to the One I Love

And a wonderful video of Bjork doing her thang:

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Friday Random Ten

June 1, 2007 at 8:10 pm (Friday Random Ten)

I’m totally stealing this from Pandagon but hey. It’s fun.

Go to your mp3 player, set it on random and ‘play all’, and write down the first ten tracks that come up. I’m gonna try not to cheat if anything embarrassing comes up.

1. (Everybody Do) The Thingy – Gravy Train!!!!
2. 12/26 – Kimya Dawson
3. 40′ – Franz Ferdinand
4. Do You Love Me? – The Mighty Boosh
5. A Hazy Shade of Winter – Simon and Garfunkel
6. A Message – Coldplay
7. A Night in Tunisia – Ella Fitzgerald
8. Fired – Ben Folds
9. Someone Says – Editors
10. Drive Slow – Kanye West

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