Michael Dean’s remarkable documentary D.I.Y. OR DIE: How to Survive as an Independent Artist is being released as a series of free downloads on Zune.net and through the Zune Marketplace. From the press release: Microsoft’s Zune Marketplace has just launched and Zune.net launches the week of November 19th. Both are showcasing the documentary film “D.I.Y. […]

Dinosaur Jr – Beyond With their first original-lineup album since 1989, Dinosaur Jr has released one of the best rock records of the year…an amazing feat considering the album sounds like it was recorded in the late 80’s…and I mean that in a good way. Beyond is full of hooky and heavy-fuzzy J. Mascis guitar […]

I almost let March slide by without posting our monthly windfall of totally legal and usually super-hip mp3 downloads. Have at ‘em: CocoRosie – “Rainbowarriors” mp3 buy Celestial – “Dream On” mp3 buy Dinosaur Jr. – “Almost Ready” mp3 buy Dappled Cities – “Fire, Fire, Fire (DFA Remix)” mp3 buy Kaiser Chiefs – “Ruby” mp3 […]