That moment when you're reading a book and you...
The Passion of the Weiss Spring Mixtape
My friends over at Passion of the Weiss have put together a spring mixtape to help combat the end-of-winter doldrums — and trust me, if you live where I do winter hasn’t loosened its grip on the weather yet. But there’s enough vitamin D in this mix to help make up for the lack of strong, vitality-infusing sunrays which are still a little too weak to counter the wilting effects of...
White kid turn blue when they see me like a smurf.– Gucci Mane on “Contagious,” an excellent track with Mannie Fresh that’s finally been released. (via dalatu)
Past the flannel plains and blacktop graphs and skylines of canted rust, and...– David Foster Wallace, The Pale King (out April 15).
underneath the pine (toro y moi)
Edmonton Journal material, y’all: What makes a wave chill? It’s not just a lot of reverb and a watery consistency, and it’s not simply a low-tech recording process. Since the term “chillwave” emerged to describe a strain of 80s nostalgic DIY indie music that’s developed over the last few years, no one’s agreed on exactly what it means. Toro Y Moi (born Chaz Bundick) has been hailed as one of...