telling minor stories to avoid a major one

Linkdown: 10/7/09 by Barbecue Bros

– AV Club’s latest inventory, this time of 42 10+ minute “pop songs” which includes the awesome “Do You Know How to Waltz?” by Low

2. Low, “Do You Know How To Waltz?” (14:37)
The longest song by Duluth, Minnesota’s finest export starts with two minutes of slowly building rumble before a snare snap signals that its heart has arrived. Then husband and wife Alan Sparhawk and Mimi Parker sadly harmonize for a couple of minutes before giving the epic “Do You Know How To Waltz?” back to instrumental rumble, which builds ominously for another 10. It was the first time this quiet band decided to get sort of loud, and they did so in epic fashion.

Interview with Woody Harrelson and Jesse Eisenberg of Zombieland

– First song by “Jesus Christ.” (the indie band) is available on Gorilla vs. Bear

Pavement to headline and curate next year’s All Tomorrow’s Parties festival in England

“Bored to Death” has been renewed, which is awesome news

All 93 tracks from the upcoming video game DJ Hero

– Slate: “Coercive sex, a Sterling Cooper tradition”


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Random trivia. Zombieland was filmed almost entirely in Atlanta:

I didn’t find this out until tonight when I walked by a gas station in Decatur still decked out for the movie.

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