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the xx – Islands (Live)

a lot of people are just now catching up and crushing on this band. this is the first song of theirs i fell in love with. i fell asleep to their debut record Xx every night for a couple of weeks. can’t say enough about how good that cd is. this video is nice because it can introduce newcomers to the beautiful simplicity of their musical arrangements and maybe reveal to people who were already fans that the girl looks like kelly osbourne and the guy voice belongs to the bass player who resembles Eminem back when he dressed like this

if you’d like, you could see the XX live with me at IU’s Buskirk Chumley on April 6th, with alphabet band buddies the JJ


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FOREVER grammy performance +

drake, lil wayne, eminem & travis barker perform at 010 grammys – special creepy Tarantino introduction

i thought the 60% of this that they aired was last night’s watershed performance. arguably one of the songs/collaborations of the year. damn shame Yeezy wasn’t there (his verse is my favorite of all of them). The Travis Barker refix of the song was one of the better ones, but i’ve got my favorite after the LEAP Continue reading

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