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Archive for July 2009

Best of 2009 So Far…

So 2009 is a little more than half-way over (and there was much rejoicing). Anyhow, with the year rapidly moving by, there existed a need to document the records that have been occupying my turntable and iPod like the Germans did France circa 1940 [too soon? No, it's never too soon!]. While I did go […]

12 minutes – July 19th 2009

Bad habits are hard to break. In our case, we keep posting our Sunday night feature on Monday mornings. Luckily the beginning of the work week haze is perfectly suited for a nice time sink. Grab a cup of coffee, avoid your boss (you have a “work related” tab open in your browser -right?) and […]

12 Minutes – July 12th 2009

We all grew up on a steady diet of MTV’s 120 Minutes. Many a Sunday evening was spent zoned out in my parent’s living room, scribbling artist names on scraps of paper or notebook covers. This is our condensed, 21st century version where we highlight 4 videos (roughly 12 minutes) of visual goodness. (NOTE: We […]

Weekly Round Up – July 11th 2009

NPR’s All Songs Considered is streaming a live Sonic Youth performance from D.C.’s 9:30 Club. Aquarium Drunkard has posted two more volumes of Neil Young’s A Perfect Echo, a collection of chronological soundboard recordings of old Shaky. Pitchfork lists their guide to the upcoming releases of 2009. The always great magazine from McSweeney’s, The Believer, […]

12 Minutes – July 6th 2009

Another installment of 12 Minutes – four more hand-selected music videos to help waste away your work day. Holiday Shores – Phones Don’t Feud In case you haven’t noticed, we here at Colour Me Impressed are a sucker for a jangly guitar. So that’s why we (or at least I) am so excited about the […]

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