Heard it. Mad turned me onto a Spanish artist called El Guincho, a worldly type of electronica. I was reminded of everyone’s favorite study abroad soundtrack, Manu Chao, and I mean that in the best way possible.
Read it. I’m in the middle of Isak Dinesen’s Seven Gothic Tales and I’m very much in love. I’m hoping to have a post up next week, but I don’t even know if I can do credit by it. Highly recommended for the literary, romantic/gothic types.
Saw it. Frak me, I finally started watching Battlestar Galactica last weekend and it’s been all I can do to not stay home from work and binge on it. I sure hope all the seasons are on Netflix watch instantly…
Heard it. I bought the Oxford American Southern Music Issue this week! Always a great read, but even better is the music. This issue (#12!)’s theme is Alabama. A sliver for your listening pleasure, The Gosdin Brothers: