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new song // M.I.A. : “Bedroom to the Hallway to the Road to the World”

Stream M.I.A.‘s latest bit of futuristic bedroom pop art released to the world here.


new [to us] song // M.I.A. + Diplo

M.I.A. + Diplo : “unreleased demo” :

coming soon // MIA “/\/\/\Y/\”

M.I.A. // /\/\ /\ Y /\ : 2010.07.13

M.I.A. is streaming her new album prior to it’s release on her wigged out myspace page.

new video // M.I.A. : born free

favorite albums of the decade.

Terrorism, war, recession . . . whatever.  This was a terrific decade for music.  These were the albums that gripped me and never let go and remain head-and-shoulders above the rest.


25 favorite albums

These are albums I love listening to from beginning to end and have a magical appeal no matter the time, place or mood. These are not necessarily the albums I respect the most. In other words: this is a list of what I consider to be my favorite albums—but not, in all cases, what I consider to be the best albums. I’ve listed them in chronological order of discovery (I guess I didn’t discover anything good during college years: 1995-1998.)

01 beatles_abbey-road abbey road the beatles [part of my earliest musical memories—thank you Mom]
All time favorite. The second side of the album is my favorite 22 minutes of popular music recorded.

02 thriller-michael-jackson thriller michael jackson [Dixon 1982, age 5]
Do I need to explain anything? Even if the only song on the album was Wanna Be Startin’ Something, this would be one of my five favorite albums.