The Strokes and Jarvis Cocker cover The Cars’ “Just What I Needed” at Reading

August 29th, 2011 · 1 Comment

My favorite clip from this past weekend’s Reading Festival to surface so far. Love Cocker’s strutting around the stage. [via The Awl]

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STREAM: New Music from The Cars

December 17th, 2010 · Comments Off on STREAM: New Music from The Cars

So, not only have The Cars reunited with Ric Ocasek, but the newly reformed group (minus bassist Benjamin Orr, who died of pancreatic cancer back in 2000) has even posted clips of a few new tunes. I’m somewhat surprised given the debacle that was The New Cars, a lame attempt by three remaining Cars to […]

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Enter the lotusflow3r

February 2nd, 2009 · 1 Comment

No stranger to cryptic, inscrutable websites, the reigning king of halftime shows, Prince, has launched yet another web venture at lotusflow3r.com. After waiting about ten minutes for nothing to happen, I signed up, but have no idea what that means because I was only told “Ur In The System.” Super. So, now what do I […]

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