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why the spinning…

30th Dec 11 (Fri) Leave a comment

“Why alcohol makes your head spin” by thegnome54:

Science!  Be safe out there while you’re celebrating the ringing in of 2012!

~Dan – np: Trent Reznor & Atticus RossThe Girl With the Dragon Tattoo

MTA Music by Alexander Chen

14th Dec 11 (Wed) Leave a comment

This falls under a fun experiment in music… Alexander Chen turns the New York subway system into an interactive string instrument. Using the NYC Mass Transit Authority’s actual subway schedule, the piece begins in real-time by spawning trains which departed in the last minute, then continues accelerating through a 24 hour loop. The visuals are based on Massimo Vignelli’s 1972 diagram.

http://www.mta.me/

Related, here’s a the London tube map created by Kyle Bean in colorful (colourful) drinking straws…

click for more

~Dan – np: Florence + the MachineCeremonials

We can plant a house, we can build a tree…

17th Nov 10 (Wed) Leave a comment

Reposted from oakbrew.com

Join Oakshire Owners, City of Eugene neighborhoods, Union Pacific and Mayor Kitty Piercy and Trainsong Neighborhood association President Nicole Sharette as we work to plant 100 trees along Bethel Drive -that magical road that leads to Oakshire and all things beery!

The work party is from 9am – noon on Saturday November 20th and a post party lunch and pint will be at Oakshire following the event.  Meet at the American Red Cross building at 9am.   For more details check out the Eugene Tree Foundation site http://www.eugenetreefoundation.org/ or contact Erik Burke at erikburke@gmail.com and let him know Oakshire sent you!

~Dan – np: Ennio MorriconeCrime and Dissonance

Haiti Relief :: RED CROSS

13th Jan 10 (Wed) 2 comments

Haiti needs your help.  Please visit the RED CROSS for more information!

You can donate $10 to the relief efforts in Haiti by texting “HAITI” to “90999.”
The charge will show up on your phone bill.

http://www.redcross.org/en/

 

Wedding CDs

17th May 03 (Sat) Leave a comment

The Music from Our Wedding
stamp_neon
5.17.2003

For more information on Ashley Peacock (performer at the wedding & my best man), please visit either:
http://www.cdbaby.com/ashleypeacock/
-or-
http://www.myspace.com/thetimesband

If you liked the music or any of the artists played at the reception, be sure to check out their other material.
Do a search on “the Google” to their space on this thing we call the world wide web…
You’ll probably find much out there you’ll enjoy!

CD #1 – Happiness In The Park
# Artist Song Album
01 Glenn Miller In The Mood In The Mood
02 The Beatles Good Day Sunshine Revolver
03 Michael Kelsey Pulse Michael Kelsey
04 Katrina and the Waves Walking On Sunshine Walking On Sunshine
05 Ty Tabor (of King’s X) Waking In The New Age
06 Michael Kelsey Each Other’s Angels Falling Into Place
07 Buckethead All In The Waiting Electric Tears
08 Dave Matthews Band Where Are You Going? Busted Stuff
09 The Proclaimers I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles) Sunshine on Leith
10 Milk and Sugar All-Stars Love Is In The Air Love Is In The Air
11 Sade By Your Side Lovers Rock
12 Over the Rhine Etcetera Whatever Good Dog Bad Dog
13 Ty Tabor (of King’s X) Day Walk In The New Age
14 The Police Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic Ghost In The Machine
15 Eric Clapton Wonderful Tonight Slowhand
16 Paul McCartney Maybe I’m Amazed McCartney
17 Equation Paper Bag The Lucky Few
18 Buckethead Whitewash Colma
19 Frank Sinatra The Best Is Yet To Come My Way: The Best of Sinatra
20 Garrett Buell (of Caedmon’s Call) Amorphous Foreign Mission

CD #2 – Dinner In The Garden
# Artist Song Album
01 Jars of Clay Frail Frail
02 Josh Seurkamp Yearning Garden of Sound
03 Enya Fairytale Celts
04 Buckethead Wishing Well Colma
05 Sigur Rós Starálfur Ágætis byrjun
06 Monk Shiva Hush
07 Michael Kelsey Falling Falling Into Place
08 Derek Webb (of Caedmon’s Call) Down Around You Caedmon’s Call Guild No. 1
09 Euphone My Boatship Hashin’ It Out
10 Enya To Go Beyond, Part II Celts
11 Monk Tattoo Hush
12 Michael Kelsey Gruvency Gruvency
13 Sigur Rós Njosnavelin ( )
14 Dream Theater Eve The Awake Sessions
15 That1Guy and the Magic Pipe Forgotten Whales Songs In The Key of Beotch
16 Björk All Is Full of Love Homogenic

CD #3 – I’m A Dancey One
# Artist Song Album
01 Jill Scott He Loves Me Who Is Jill Scott?
02 Stanley Wilson & Orchestra Champagne Waltz Stanley Wilson & Orchestra
03 Etta James At Last At Last!
04 Peter Gabriel In Your Eyes So
05 Peter Mulvey You Meet The Nicest People In Your Dreams The Trouble With Poets
06 Bob Marley Is This Love Kaya
07 Bebo Norman A Page Is Turned The Fabric of Verse
08 Over the Rhine Rhapsodie Patience
09 Incubus Summer Romance (Anti-Gravity Love Song) S.C.I.E.N.C.E.
10 Blondie One Way Or Another Parallel Lines
11 Michael Tait and Kevin Max (of dcTalk) Godsend dc Talk’s Supernatural
12 Sade The Sweetest Taboo Promise
13 Bebo Norman Cover Me Big Blue Sky
14 Norah Jones The Nearness of You Come Away With Me
15 Leigh Nash (of Sixpence None the Richer) Need To Be Next To You The Bounce Soundtrack
16 ABBA Dancin’ Queen Arrival
17 KC and the Sunshine Band (Shake Shake Shake) Shake Your Booty Part 3
18 Madonna Vogue I’m Breathless
19 Al Green Let’s Stay Together Let’s Stay Together
20 Anita Ward Ring My Bell Songs of Love
21 Strong Bad Everybody To The Limit! (Come On, Fwqwhgads) www.homestarrunner.com

CD #4 – I’m Dancey, Two
# Artist Song Album
01 Queen You’re My Best Friend A Night At The Opera
02 Ewan McGregor and Nicole Kidman Come What May The Moulin Rouge Soundtrack
03 Deee-Lite Groove Is In the Heart World Clique
04 Björk Big Time Sensuality [The Fluke Minimix] Debut
05 Modern English I Melt With You After The Snow
06 Jude Everything’s Alright (I Think It’s Time) The King of Yesterday
07 The Beatles When I’m Sixty-Four Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band
08 Extreme When I First Kissed You Extreme II
09 Over the Rhine If I’m Drowning Till We Have Faces
10 Indigo Girls Power of Two Swamp Ophelia
11 Aretha Franklin It’s In His Kiss The Best of Aretha Franklin
12 Peter Mulvey If Love Is Not Enough Rapture
13 Burlap To Cashmere Eileen’s Song Anybody Out There?
14 Over the Rhine Fever King Records Tribute
15 Ty Tabor (of King’s X) Tulip (Your Eyes) Safety
16 Sade Flow Lovers Rock
17 Silverchair My Favourite Thing Diorama
18 Frank Zappa Peaches En Regalia Hot Rats
19 Nuno Bettencourt Fine By Me Schizophonic
20 Ani Difranco Pulse (outtro) Little Plastic Castle

xoxo

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