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Band performs song on subway…on their iPhones

Atomic Tom performing “Take Me Out.” Well done, gents.

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Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake give a hip hop history lesson

Noyce! Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake give a hip-hop history lesson. I’m impressed. Fallon’s more talented than I’d have expected. [via Kottke via Hodgman]

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Arcade Fire video features the house you grew up in (!)

An experimental interactive video for the Arcade Fires’s “We Used To Wait” at TheWildernessDowntown.com features the house you grew up in (or whatever address you put it when it asks) in the video. The site requires an HTML 5-capable browser like Chrome or Safari, and is somewhat processor intensive, so if you’re on a beater […]

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Smooth jazz “Enter Sandman”

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The Dad Life

Yep. This is me in like six months.

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“Under Pressure (Ice Ice Baby)” by Jedward, featuring Vanilla Ice

These two young guys were apparently controversial participants on “X Factor,” one of those TV talent competitions. As I never watch those things, I hadn’t heard of them until this music video hit my radar. It’s actually a pretty good performance/mash-up/parody, for what it is. Inviting the real Vanilla Ice to appear in a version […]

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Grandaddy’s “Jed” on an Apple IIe

The guys at Panic make awesome apps, like Transmit (FTP client), Unison (Newsgroup reader), and Coda (web dev tool). They also made a little video by hooking up their Apple IIe to an iPad. Pretty cool. Original concept by Stewart Smith (and his original video, on an Apple ][+, here).

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“Home Again” by Queensryche

Okay, I’m not ashamed to admit this video choked me up. [Embedding is for some reason turned off, so you have to watch it at YouTube.] In a truly multi-generational project, singer Geoff Tate sings a duet with his daughter Emily, in a song partly inspired by his father’s experiences in the war. Queensryche’s album […]

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Book ’em Danno

Compare the new “Hawaii Five-0” theme, with it’s weak, tinny guitar, with the old version by the Ventures. Frankly, the new one underwhelms. It should be locked in a cell to rot. As I heard someone say: Surf music needs surf guitar!

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