Posts Tagged ‘music’
I hope you enjoyed reading through this gem as much as I did… found over at SwissMiss.
Seems like yesterdays news, but Lucy Voden (Julian Lennon’s classmate who is “said” to have inspired The Beatles hit Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds) died last week. So in her honour, or not, here is the psychedelic classic that continues to inspire artists, designers, illustrators, and musicians, and is always worth a watch:
And here is a video of an audio interview in which John Lennon talks about the first time he experimented with that particular hallucinogen that the whole world came to love:
Recently, Lily Allen gave everyone lots to talk about, not particularly for her music but for the copyright laws to “protect” it. As a result, Dan Bull decided to take matters into his own hands and respond to Allen’s backward remarks with lots of humor, sarcasm, and wit. Bull went on to create a tune called Dear Lily [an open letter to Lily Allen], in which he sampled one of her tunes and had his say on top of it (in a style thats somewhat reminiscent to The Streets).
Instructions on how to discover new, reliably awesome music with the minimum effort:
1. click here.
2. click on “dubstream” and download the file.
3. add the stream to itunes.
4. press play
* Dublab is a free online radio station based in Los Angeles, CA. DJ’s here record hourly set of eclectic music, but always in good taste. The stream is completely free and works by donation. Long Live Internet.