Des Noise

Jun 14

des noise: WHAT FUN DO THE MODS GET OUT OF SMASHING THINGS UP

Jun 10

“I once caught a marlin while I was drumming. We once had a drum-off on the deck of a boat. And I snagged a marlin right out of the air.” — Q&A: Will Ferrell and Chad Smith Challenge Metallica’s Lars Ulrich to Drum-Off | SPIN | Interviews

Jun 05

morroboros - Google Search -

fixed

May 30

“Members of Bey’s team have been mainly unresponsive to repeated requests for comment, but at one point an associate acknowledged in an email that “it has been crazy these last couple of weeks,” adding that “right now is a difficult time for Yasiin.”” —

Mos Def’s ‘Immigration Issues’ Investigated, and a New Song | SPIN | Music News

He plays in Paris — no, actually, Marseilles, I can’t read — tonight.

May 29

Royalties Rumble: RESPECT Act Pits Classic Artists Against Digital Radio Providers | SPIN | Music News

May 21

(via Why Spotify and the Streaming Music Industry Can’t Make Money - Businessweek)
This is an image of Spotify’s CEO posted today by Businessweek.
Update: here’s my story

(via Why Spotify and the Streaming Music Industry Can’t Make Money - Businessweek)

This is an image of Spotify’s CEO posted today by Businessweek.

Update: here’s my story

May 19

“a jumping-off point for a bigger discussion about not only inspiration and appropriation, but also — if Dylan really is copying and pasting from classic texts — what the famously enigmatic artist might be trying to say.” — Bob Dylan’s ‘Da Vinci Code’ Cracked in New Book | SPIN | Music News

May 16

(via Did Vinyl Really Die in the ’90s? Well, Sort Of… | SPIN | Music News)

(via Did Vinyl Really Die in the ’90s? Well, Sort Of… | SPIN | Music News)

May 14

“Pay no attention to unofficial web source rumors. St. Petersburg, Russia show, just ended and was spectacular.” —

Old Tweets: itsmorrissey (Morrissey)

Google’s cache still has @ItsMorrissey’s mysteriously unacknowledged old tweets (which stopped in 2009 and weren’t written to sound like Morrissey). They’re there for a limited time only, I’m sure…

May 09

“I was pointing out that many of the things we New Yorkers claim we wish for and value — neighborhoods, somewhat relative equality of income and access to the city amenities, mixing of different kinds of people, bike paths, public areas, political balance, schools, etc.— well, a lot of that stuff actually exists in D.M., not perfectly maybe, but to my eyes it seemed very promising. I may have exaggerated a little to make my point — that the big fancy media centers like N.Y. don’t have a monopoly on quality of life. One can have a good life — stimulating and satisfying — in a medium-size town away from the big centers.” — Q&A: Former 80/35 headliner David Byrne returns for Des Moines Social Club keynote « Juice