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November 26th, 2014 - 11:40 pm § in Music

It’s up to me now, turn on the bright lights

Interpol, one of my top favorite bands, released their 5th album “El Pintor” about 2 months ago. I loved their first and second albums. they had that distant, unique, somewhat nostalgic sound. Then in their third album, “Our love to admire” they kinda lost that unique sound i[...]

June 6th, 2010 - 7:11 pm § in Art, Easy Cooking, Healthier by 2010, Music, Travel

125 days

I have not blogged, here, in Sleeplessinsocialmedia or in any other blog for 125 days. I have written 125 drafts in my mind, but have not published one. Reasons? I have billion and one: health, family, personal, work. but to be honest, Blogging, apparently, is like riding a bike, once you have done [...]

January 20th, 2010 - 11:11 pm § in Music

Concert review – Julian Casablancas @ Terminal5

2 nights ago I went to see Julian Casablancas performing at the Terminal5. In general, Termial5 is a great place to see a concert in, it’s not too big, has a lovely disco ball right in the center, overall structure allows you to see the star of the show from practically anywhere, and there are[...]

January 17th, 2010 - 3:19 pm § in Music

Fleet Foxes

Let’s get one thing clear – I am not a fan of country-hippie music. I grew up on grunge, rock, pop and metal – all those melodies that are based on most basic core available emotions. So getting so taken by Fleet Foxes was a surprise for me. What was less not a surprise, was [&hell[...]

October 26th, 2009 - 8:57 pm § in Art, Music

“Say Anything” Celebrates 20 Years – and it Smells Like Teen Spirit and Feels Like Home

Cover of Say Anything Say Anything, a mythological eighties film that confirmed indie-girl-heartbreaker , John Cusack’s position in the industry, and was the debut film of one of the best directors of our time, Cameron Crowe, celebrates 20 years this year. An eighties classic, Say Anything is most[...]

October 24th, 2009 - 5:51 pm § in Art, Music

Tim Burton at the MOMA, Lullaby and Other Dark Tales

Image via Wikipedia With Halloween right around the corner, and with a spooky-scary mood in mind, our goth loving friends at the MOMA are preparing a deluxe exhibition by Tim Burton, that opens later this November. On the plate:  a full retrospective to the King of Goth which includes sketches and [...]

October 14th, 2009 - 8:52 pm § in Art, Music

Astrud and Stan: How Insensitive of the Girl from Ipanema

Cover of Getz/Gilberto Somewhere in the nineties when I was young, restless and paying for my degree working in small jobs, I had the opportunity to work in one of them small music shops. It was one’s of Israel’s mythological indie shops and I snuck into the Jazz and Classical section wi[...]