(500) Days of Summer was a really cute, super-sweet film. I’m pretty sure anyone who wasn’t already in love with those two sure is after seeing it.
Julian Plenti, (who is actually Paul Banks from Interpol,) tag teams it with Emily Haines for “Games for Days”.
The Very Best did a damn catchy tune with Ezra Koenig from Vampire Weekend called “Warm Heart of Africa”. And you know you’ve got a catchy song when lots of people remix it. So far, I’ve heard Metronomy, Architecture In Helsinki and Theophilus London all over the internettery and while they are good remixes, it stems from the fact that the original is so solid.
Heath Ledger sure left a nice parting gift for us in The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus.
I’ve been super into The Big Pink. Their debut album, “A Brief History of Love” is awesome.
Remember Dan Deacon? He of Drinking Out of Cups fame? People might not know he’s an actual musician, for real.
Here is a lovely tune from O + S.
Some facts about Ben Lee: He’s released seven solo albums. He is married to Ione Skye. He dated Claire Danes. He had a record deal at 14 with Noise Addict. Noise Addict has their first new album in 14 years for free download at their website.
Since it’s Hallowe’en, here’s the video for “Die Slow” from Health.