Music

{"content":{"id":1738,"title":"Weekly Links","body":"\u003cul\u003e\r\n\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/539.png\" class=\"small\" style=\"border: 1px solid black\"\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eSemi-regular Ancient Clickhole: \u003ca href=\"https://clickhole.com/i-was-there-when-fabio-got-hit-by-a-goose-on-a-roller-c-1825124049/\"\u003eI was there when Fabio got hit by a goose on a roller coaster and I did nothing\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\u003ca href=\"http://superlooper.universlabs.co.uk/\"\u003eA fun, easy in-browser synthesizer\u003c/a\u003e. The kind of toy you can play with endlessly.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eEric Andre is back and I don't have whatever streaming service plays him in Canada, but \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bFS35FZzZuo\"\u003ethis clip is good\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eClassic JoshReads from 2006: \u003ca href=\"https://joshreads.com/2006/04/more-proof-that-cats-are-in-league-with-satan/\"\u003eAn unironically funny (and evocative) Family Circus\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V6u_a0EUkA0\"\u003eNorth Korean pop video\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z7_pVrIshxA\"\u003e\"Finnish man scares a bear away by shouting PERKELE\"\u003c/a\u003e. It is less than a minute and be sure to watch it all the way through.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://sozi.baierouge.fr/pages/10-about.html\"\u003eA neat alternative to slideshows\u003c/a\u003e. Although, at a glance, it's hard to know how hard it is to set one up.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003c/ul\u003e","publication_date":"2020-11-15T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-11-09T04:09:32.000Z","updated_at":"2020-11-14T17:02:32.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=weekly_links\"\u003eweekly_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=music\"\u003emusic\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=movies\"\u003emovies\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=uk\"\u003euk\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_thirties\"\u003ethe_thirties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=religion\"\u003ereligion\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=tv\"\u003etv\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=comics\"\u003ecomics\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=old_comics\"\u003eold_comics\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_tens\"\u003ethe_tens\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=finland\"\u003efinland\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=finnish\"\u003efinnish\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=nature\"\u003enature\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=animals\"\u003eanimals\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=ancient_clickhole\"\u003eancient_clickhole\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=science\"\u003escience\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=chemistry\"\u003echemistry\u003c/a\u003e"}

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{"content":{"id":1731,"title":"Weekly Links","body":"\u003cul\u003e\r\n\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/536.jpg\" class=\"small\"\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GsbEhTaydFA\"\u003eWhat is your punishment, master?\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://youtu.be/CgmiLRBqLfU\"\u003eA BBC interview with Glenn Miller, shortly before his death\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eThe artistry behind Akira is mind blowing. \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BMwNilk-YyE\"\u003eA short behind-the-scenes video\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eThis is extremely tasteless but also hypnotically well done: \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2fbMZxnNvhA\"\u003eStalin and Trotsky singing \"Video killed the radio star\"\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\u003ca href=\"http://www.andrewrilstone.com/2015/05/227.html\"\u003eWatsonianism vs Doyleism\u003c/a\u003e, a very good article about fandom which starts with a quaint reflection on the Force Awakens trailer.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eOne of my all-time favourite movies is Polyester, by John Waters, staring Divine. I just recently found out that the theme song was written by Deborah Harry and Christ Stein of Blondie. \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SVJYHCBcBbI\"\u003eEnjoy\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\u003ca href=\"http://www.poprewind.com/american-gladiators-farts-american-flatulators/\"\u003eAn article about an hour-long, fart-themed 90s TV parody\u003c/a\u003e. The video is extremely bad, but it is also extremely weird that it exists! Skim around a bit and think of how many grown adults were involved in making it.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003c/ul\u003e","publication_date":"2020-11-08T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-10-31T17:03:45.000Z","updated_at":"2020-11-08T00:02:00.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=weekly_links\"\u003eweekly_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=music\"\u003emusic\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=movies\"\u003emovies\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_eighties\"\u003ethe_eighties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_nineties\"\u003ethe_nineties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=bored_of_star_wars\"\u003ebored_of_star_wars\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=tv\"\u003etv\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=jazz\"\u003ejazz\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_forties\"\u003ethe_forties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=music\"\u003emusic\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=japan\"\u003ejapan\u003c/a\u003e"}

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{"content":{"id":1731,"title":"Weekly Links","body":"\u003cul\u003e\r\n\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/536.jpg\" class=\"small\"\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GsbEhTaydFA\"\u003eWhat is your punishment, master?\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://youtu.be/CgmiLRBqLfU\"\u003eA BBC interview with Glenn Miller, shortly before his death\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eThe artistry behind Akira is mind blowing. \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BMwNilk-YyE\"\u003eA short behind-the-scenes video\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eThis is extremely tasteless but also hypnotically well done: \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2fbMZxnNvhA\"\u003eStalin and Trotsky singing \"Video killed the radio star\"\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\u003ca href=\"http://www.andrewrilstone.com/2015/05/227.html\"\u003eWatsonianism vs Doyleism\u003c/a\u003e, a very good article about fandom which starts with a quaint reflection on the Force Awakens trailer.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eOne of my all-time favourite movies is Polyester, by John Waters, staring Divine. I just recently found out that the theme song was written by Deborah Harry and Christ Stein of Blondie. \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SVJYHCBcBbI\"\u003eEnjoy\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\u003ca href=\"http://www.poprewind.com/american-gladiators-farts-american-flatulators/\"\u003eAn article about an hour-long, fart-themed 90s TV parody\u003c/a\u003e. The video is extremely bad, but it is also extremely weird that it exists! Skim around a bit and think of how many grown adults were involved in making it.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003c/ul\u003e","publication_date":"2020-11-08T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-10-31T17:03:45.000Z","updated_at":"2020-11-08T00:02:00.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=weekly_links\"\u003eweekly_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=music\"\u003emusic\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=movies\"\u003emovies\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_eighties\"\u003ethe_eighties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_nineties\"\u003ethe_nineties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=bored_of_star_wars\"\u003ebored_of_star_wars\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=tv\"\u003etv\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=jazz\"\u003ejazz\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_forties\"\u003ethe_forties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=music\"\u003emusic\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=japan\"\u003ejapan\u003c/a\u003e"}

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{"content":{"id":1737,"title":"An extra special happy song","body":"\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://youtu.be/lNekniIgjCk\"\u003eOn the sunny side of the street.\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-11-07T20:32:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-11-07T20:32:21.000Z","updated_at":"2020-11-07T20:33:17.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_forties\"\u003ethe_forties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=usa\"\u003eusa\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=jazz\"\u003ejazz\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=traditional_pop\"\u003etraditional_pop\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=music\"\u003emusic\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_sky\"\u003ethe_sky\u003c/a\u003e"}

An extra special happy song

{"content":{"id":1657,"title":"The Origin of the Band's Name","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/50b.jpg\" class=\"tall\"\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eAccording to Wikipedia, it \"combined Southern Gothic with a biopic of jazzman Chet Baker.\" The real Chet Baker was a junkie who died after falling out of a window 18 years after this was made.\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-11-05T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-09-23T20:06:03.000Z","updated_at":"2020-11-05T00:35:35.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=movies\"\u003emovies\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=music\"\u003emusic\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=jazz\"\u003ejazz\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=20th_century\"\u003e20th_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_sixties\"\u003ethe_sixties\u003c/a\u003e"}

The Origin of the Band's Name

According to Wikipedia, it "combined Southern Gothic with a biopic of jazzman Chet Baker." The real Chet Baker was a junkie who died after falling out of a window 18 years after this was made.

{"content":{"id":1721,"title":"Daily Link","body":"\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=azhgpelu0vY\"\u003eBilly Corgan rides a roller coaster.\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-10-28T12:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-10-25T20:42:10.000Z","updated_at":"2020-10-25T20:42:10.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=daily_links\"\u003edaily_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=music\"\u003emusic\u003c/a\u003e"}

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{"content":{"id":1716,"title":"Daily Links","body":"\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_0hRR9tr5Ko\"\u003eMore Mouth Dreams!!\u003c/a\u003e - This time extra darkandedgy for Halloweeeen!\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-10-24T12:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-10-22T03:05:40.000Z","updated_at":"2020-10-22T03:05:40.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=daily_links\"\u003edaily_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=music\"\u003emusic\u003c/a\u003e"}

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More Mouth Dreams!! - This time extra darkandedgy for Halloweeeen!

{"content":{"id":1701,"title":"Daily Link","body":"\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TCbd4iC5I8A\"\u003eMy Mouth - Mouth Dreams\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-10-16T12:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-10-12T02:35:13.000Z","updated_at":"2020-10-12T02:36:35.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=daily_links\"\u003edaily_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=music\"\u003emusic\u003c/a\u003e"}

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{"content":{"id":1703,"title":"Don't forget your Wellness Action Plan","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/525.jpg\" class=\"tall\"\u003e","publication_date":"2020-10-13T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-10-12T14:22:07.000Z","updated_at":"2020-10-12T14:22:26.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=yellow\"\u003eyellow\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=blue\"\u003eblue\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=old_memes\"\u003eold_memes\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=music\"\u003emusic\u003c/a\u003e"}

Don't forget your Wellness Action Plan

{"content":{"id":1697,"title":"Daily Link","body":"\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wHEoMpMvz7A\"\u003eThe greatest music video ever made.\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-10-12T12:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-10-10T02:20:13.000Z","updated_at":"2020-10-10T02:20:13.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=daily_links\"\u003edaily_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=music\"\u003emusic\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=germany\"\u003egermany\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=german\"\u003egerman\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_seventies\"\u003ethe_seventies\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e"}

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{"content":{"id":1661,"title":"Daily Link","body":"\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://youtu.be/6MDAac7WyLI?t=3229\"\u003eGood Tamil song from randomly-found Tamil comedy\u003c/a\u003e. According to Wikipedia, it is a bout a mother who is trying to marry off her village idiot sons. I would kill for a subtitled version.\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-09-27T12:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-09-24T01:00:10.000Z","updated_at":"2020-09-27T15:40:17.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=music\"\u003emusic\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=daily_links\"\u003edaily_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=india\"\u003eindia\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_eighties\"\u003ethe_eighties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=tamil\"\u003etamil\u003c/a\u003e"}

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Good Tamil song from randomly-found Tamil comedy. According to Wikipedia, it is a bout a mother who is trying to marry off her village idiot sons. I would kill for a subtitled version.

{"content":{"id":1644,"title":"Daily Link","body":"\u003cp\u003eFife is usually associated with early Americana, but also \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rE6q207tLCQ\"\u003e30 minutes of samba fife solos.\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-09-23T12:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-09-20T02:29:39.000Z","updated_at":"2020-09-20T02:29:51.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=music\"\u003emusic\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=daily_links\"\u003edaily_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=brazil\"\u003ebrazil\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=samba\"\u003esamba\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_sixties\"\u003ethe_sixties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e"}

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Fife is usually associated with early Americana, but also 30 minutes of samba fife solos.

{"content":{"id":1640,"title":"Daily Links","body":"\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mA6IY6qc6zQ\"\u003eIn 1968, Deborah Harry did an album with a hippy band\u003c/a\u003e and it is awful. The hidden lede is that Deborah Harry was in her thirties when she became a rockstar and modelled for Warhol.\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-09-21T12:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-09-17T20:54:16.000Z","updated_at":"2020-09-21T13:03:25.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=music\"\u003emusic\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=daily_links\"\u003edaily_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_sixties\"\u003ethe_sixties\u003c/a\u003e"}

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In 1968, Deborah Harry did an album with a hippy band and it is awful. The hidden lede is that Deborah Harry was in her thirties when she became a rockstar and modelled for Warhol.

{"content":{"id":1638,"title":"Daily Link","body":"\u003cp\u003eWeirdly, \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nWyhD8ETGfk\"\u003ehere's a video of a pre-radio Jack Benny looking like a goth\u003c/a\u003e. Also he introduces a really, really good song.\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-09-20T12:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-09-16T23:32:30.000Z","updated_at":"2020-09-16T23:32:30.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=daily_links\"\u003edaily_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=music\"\u003emusic\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_twenties\"\u003ethe_twenties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e"}

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Weirdly, here's a video of a pre-radio Jack Benny looking like a goth. Also he introduces a really, really good song.

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For the last few days, my city (Victoria, BC) has been one of the most polluted places on earth because of the wildfires. Combined with COVID, rising white supremacism, and police departments insisting that they should be able to hunt human for sport, it's starting to feel like the end of the world. Time for a reminder that there are still good things going on:

You can make a your own beats using free software, and here is a series of free tutorials on how to do it. The same guy made a whole bunch of other videos on other free art software. The amount of collaboration and hard work that has resulted in these free creative tools makes me feel a lot better about humanity's chances.

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I like archive.org. I can be looking for some book, and discover some type of weird retro music I wouldn't even have known existed.