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Lonely Avenue by Ben Folds and Nick Hornby

30 Oct

The latest album by Ben Folds, Lonely Avenue,  is a little different than his previous efforts. This album was a collaboration between Ben and Nick Hornby. Nick wrote all the lyrics and Ben put the music around it and performed it.

I didn’t know it when I first heard the name, but I am a fan of Nick Hornby! He is an English writer who happened to write the book that one of my favorite movies of all time was based off of, High Fidelity with John Cusack. I’ve actually contemplated purchasing the book (since I’ve started reading actual books!). Every song seems to do a great job telling a story, this shouldn’t be a surprise when you see how many great novels Hornby has written!

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Lonely Island – I’m On a Boat

11 Feb

On SNL this week was an AWESOME video for a song from their new album (which I plan to pick up today if possible).

The song is “I’m On a Boat” Featuring T-Pain. I have embedded the ALBUM version (so it is NSFW) past the break. Check it out and be sure to check out the Dubya and KG references…had me rolling…

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Scars on Broadway – Review

8 Aug

So this will be a first for my blog. Today, for my 100th post, I will be reviewing a new album. Scars on Broadway’s self titled debut is pretty much what you would expect from System of a Down, if you were expecting a System of a Down album without Serj Tankian.

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