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QC MIXTAPE VOL. 39 (MAR 29 – APR 4)

by bmac I think Pringles’ initial intention was to make tennis balls, but on the day that the rubber was supposed to show up, a big truckload of potatoes arrived. And Pringles is a laid-back company — they said, ‘Fuck it. Cut ‘em up.’   – Mitch Hedberg Get the whole mixtape at once – mixtape [...]

NEIL HALSTEAD AT UNION HALL

by john cole I wasn’t old enough to have seen Slowdive, back in the early 90’s. At that point I believe I was still learning how to write in cursive.   So Friday night at Union Hall was kind-of a big deal for me. Neil Halstead, the former Slowdive and more current Mojave 3 front-man [...]

QC MIXTAPE VOL. 21 (NOV 9 – 15)

by bmac So the mixtape is late by two days. I’d like to tell you it’s because we were consumed by the G-20 summit on the global economic crisis or that we spent today planting trees and giving kit kat bars to strangers. But that’d by lying. And eventhough the mixtape is late because one [...]

NEIL HALSTEAD @ MERCURY LOUNGE

by eliza czander Last night at The Mercury Lounge, Neil Halstead played one of the most beautiful live acoustic sets my ears have heard in a very long while. I got in late, and the lounge was completely packed. I found a spot open on one of the banquets, so I crouched to get a [...]