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[03 Apr 2009|01:45pm]

sandandthestars
I was wondering if anyone knows of any blogs based in Olympia, WA or Portland or something about cute bands related to those on K Records and, ya know, Plan-It-X?

Or just any blogs that especially love this kinda D.I.Y lovey pop tunes?

yeah.

thanks man!
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What do they have to do to lose your vote? [31 Oct 2008|02:11am]

zankou
 Howard Zinn, historian and author of The People's History of the United States, said that he was planning to vote for Obama. A few days ago, he emailed Nader admitting that this was a mistake. He now pledges to vote for Nader Gonzalez. He said that because he lives in Mass, a sure thing for Obama (58% to 34%), he is voting for Nader and encourages all who live in slam dunk states (non-swing states) to do the same. Oregon is a sure thing at 53% vs 37%.

If you want to check your state's numbers: http://news.yahoo.com/election/2008/dashboard

If you actually think that anti-palestine, pro-patriot act, pro-death penalty, pro military expansion, corporate puppet Obama is better than Nader, or that the Democrats represent a progressive agenda, check out this essay by Matt Gonzalez:

http://www.votenader.org/blog/2008/10/29/what-do-they-have-to-do/

Please please please do the right thing people. Nader won 2.74% of the popular vote in 2000 but because of the corporate media myth that he spoiled florida for gore (among other things, bush stole florida, this is a fact) he only got 0.38% in 2004. He is now polling around 2 or 3% again. Let's do better than 2000 and send a message to the corporate parties that we haven't gone away. Susan B Anthony didn't live to see women get the right to vote, but she kept fighting. This vote is a statement about what's right. Don't throw your vote away on Barrack Obama.
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Pardon the self-promotion, but [07 Jun 2008|08:16am]

tinyfolk

Sic Semper Equis, the new album by Tinyfolk, is now out and freely downloadable.
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[31 Mar 2008|01:06am]

tinyfolk
The new Tinyfolk EP, Jack's Broth, is available for free download from CLLCT:


Get that shit.


Includes covers of David Bowie's Five Years and Gene Chandler's Duke of Earl, two
gay Harry Potter-related love songs about Dumbledore and Grindelwald,
and a song that rhymes the words "antelopes" with "cantaloupes."
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Gemini Cricket t-shirts are here! [26 Mar 2008|09:33pm]

scantron81
Hey everyone! These keen Gemini Cricket ringer tees are selling like hot cakes! A few lucky shirts are making a trip across the Atlantic & Pacific Oceans! If you would like a shirt please let us know asap so we can set aside a few in a reserve pile.

Please read our sizing chart because we have very polarized shirt sizes:

"Tiny Dancer" size: This size is for you tiny little gals ( and kiddo's) out there. It helps if you don't have mondo size boobies because they will be mad-poppin' out of these tees, unless you like it that way...

"Typical Girl" size: This size give you overall more room and more room for your girls. This is a comfy and less clingy size cut for girls.

***For all you real ladies out there we have sizes coming soon for you so stick in there! We didn't know how smal the smalls would be!***
*** Fot all you skinny indie boys...never fear! Size small boy shirts are on the "honey-do" list!***

"HUNK" size: This is the kind of shirt a tiny Dancer could sleep in. It's also the perfect size for you guys around 6' and over 175 lbs. The tags says medium but my heart says "HUNK."

"HULK" size. If you are a super buff and totally ripped Gemini Cricket fan (as most of you are) then this is the shirt size for you! If you wish to make a t-shirt dress then this is the shirt for you. Cut the sleeves off and tie a belt around your waist with this one. You provide the scissors and belt and we will totally crimp your hair!

girl shirtboy shirt
ps, GEMINI CRICKET is a totally awesome band from Athens, Ga
http://www.myspace.com/geminicricketband
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[12 Dec 2007|12:17am]

tinyfolk


001collective is a brand-new torrent-based music collective of folk, pop and electronic artists who want to share their stuff online for free. My top recommendations are both of Shelby Sifers' albums, Dustin and the Furniture, Secret Owl Society and Errand Boy. Or you can download tinyfolk or whatever (start with the new stuff). Anyway, check that shit out, lots of great free new music there.
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[31 Aug 2007|04:06pm]
315000000
Sorry for those who already know this, or if this has been posted about before... but I didn't know that Kurt Cobain had a K shield tattooed on him?

Musician Kurt Cobain had the K Records logo tattooed on his forearm, saying it was to "try and remind me to stay a child." It is mentioned in the song "Lounge Act," which was written about Bikini Kill co-founder, Tobi Vail. ("I'll arrest myself / I'll wear a shield")

It's funny that this would be the only tattoo Kurt ever had, of all things.
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[25 Aug 2007|12:58pm]

_sargasso
I have a Beat Happening shirt for sale! woo-hoo!
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kyle field / little wings. [23 Aug 2007|11:36am]

_sargasso
i was just wondering how many people had purchased this magazine. it included artwork by kyle field! stories by woody allen as well. & an introduction by will oldham of bonnie prince billy / palace brothers.
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[27 Jul 2007|11:08am]

a_renunciation


Does anyone know where I can get a copy of the Bobby Birdman album that he recorded on a bike ride (Exhausted, The Cost Of)? Is this hard to come by? I'm having trouble finding it.

thanks!

(Sorry that this isn't exactly K-related)

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what the heck fest [08 Jul 2007|01:17pm]

a_renunciation

I made the unforgivable mistake of putting off the buying of 2 what the heck fest passes until I was able to get time off from work, and now I have the time off but the passes are all sold out! bummer!

if you or anyone you know is looking to relieve themselves of said passes, PLEASE let me know. you can e-mail me at kjill@sfsu.edu


cross-posted to themicrophones, the_blow
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Records for sale [24 Jun 2007|07:45pm]

backstabber
once again i'm selling a bunch of my records. There's a catch though, i need the money before Thursday the 28th. If you want something but can't get the money to me by then, email me and we might be able to work something out.

i prefer paypal, but cash and money orders are okay too if you don't have access to paypal.

comment or email me at derek@allthingsordinary.com to make an offer. I'm not looking for ridiculous ebay prices, but i know what things are worth.

7 Inches

A Perfect Circle- “Judith remix” (side B etched)
Allegiance/ Internal Affairs split
Cardiac Arrest- “Life’s a Dead End” (clear)
Champion- “Come Out Swinging” (orange)
Champion- “Count Our Numbers”
Chronic Seizure- “Brain Sick” (Clear)
Cross Me- “Drug Free Zone”
Despair- “One Thousand Cries”
The Devil is Electric- “s/t” (red) *sale pending*
The Devil is Electric/ This Bike is a Pipe Bomb split *sale pending*
The Donnas- “Fall Behind Me” (White)
The Donnas- “Rock ‘n’ Roll Machine”
Ensign- “Fall from Grace”
Exclaim- “Keep Things Evolving Positively” (tour press #23/100)
Fifth Hour Hero- “You have hurt my…” (orange)
Fifth Hour Hero/Navel split
Fifth Hour Hero/No Choice split (orange)
Fifth Hour Heo/ The Sainte Catherines split ( grey marble)
Fucked Up- “Dangerous Fumes”
Fucked Up- “Litany”
Fucked Up-“Police”
Fucked Up- “Triumph of Life” (Pink)
Fucked Up/Haymaker split
The Gaia- “No. 1”
Good Clean Fun- “Who Shares Wins”
Guns Up- “All This Is” (orange)
Hellnation/Sink split (purple)
Intent to Injure- “Keep Us Strong” (blue)
New Day Rising (double 7”)
New Day Rising/ Atlas Shrugged split
New Day Rising/Despair split (mint green)
No Less- “Boxed In”
No Less/Agents of Satan split
No Less/ Laughing Dog split (purple Doomryder press #20/400)
No Less/Potato Justice split
Pg. 99/City of Caterpillar split
Portrait- “s/t”
Reveal- “Descent” (#37/100)
Righteous Jams- “Boston Straight Edge”
Set To Explode- “s/t” (white)
Skate Korpse- “Down” (pink)
Snakebite- “every bad idea..” (TEST PRESS #85/103)
Snakebite- “Feel the Buzz” (clear)
Straight Ahead- “Spirit of Youth” (Yellow)
V/A- Reality vol.1 comp (red) –features Spazz, Despise You, Lack of Interest…

10 Inches
Lemonheads- “It’s a Shame About Ray” (stamped # 6703/????)
The Spectacle-“s/t”

12 Inches

The Anniversary- “Your Majesty”
Better Than a Thousand- “Just One”
The Clash- “Combat Rock”
Depeche Mode- “Construction Time Again”
Depeche Mode- “Music for the Masses”
Depeche Mode- “People are People”
Depeche Mode- “Some Great Reward”
Depeche Mode- “Speak and Spell”
DJ Shadow- “Endtroducing” (double LP)
The Donnas- “American Teenage Rock n Roll Machine”
The Donnas- “skintight”
The Donnas- “Turn 21”
El Guapo- “Super/system”
Hatchet Face- “Vol.2” (blue)
Hatebreed- Satisfaction is the death of desire” (blue)
Hella- “The Devil Isn’t Red” (grey marble)
Iron Maiden- “The Number of the Beast”
Iron Maiden- “Piece of Mind”
Mates of State- “My Solo Project”
Mates of State- “Our Constant Concern” (maroon)
Ministry- “Twitch”
Motley Crue- “Too Fast For Love”
Motley Crue- “Shout at the Devil”
New Day Rising- “live”
Poison the Well- “The Opposite of December”
Raw Power- “Screams From the Gutter”
Scum Brigade- “Negative Hardcore Destructive Youth” (hand screened tour cover)
The Smiths- “Best of vol. 1”
Spazz- “La Revancha”
Spazz/Romatic Gorilla split (green marble)
Stand and Fight- “Together We Win” (purple)
Three 6 Mafia- “Da Unbreakables” (double LP)
Transistor Transistor- “s/t”
Transistor Transistor/ Light the Fuse and Run split
Youth of Today- “break down the walls” (Rev reissue)
Youth of Today- “Can’t Close my eyes” (rev reissue)


All Things Ordinary Releases:
Team Chocolate 7"- $4.00
Lemuria 7"- $4.00 (only 20 left EVER)
La Cacahouette 7"- $4.00
La Cacahouette CD Pre-order- $10.00 and i'll give you a hug
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[29 May 2007|11:48am]

unlevella
please come if you live in the LA/ventura area! sorry for the short notice
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[25 May 2007|05:04pm]

porcelain_plum
I was wondering if anyone here has the cover of Dancing in the Dark by Mirah? I didnt even know she did a cover of it untill I came across this. If no one has it the next question is does anyone know where i can find it?

Thank you!
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[24 May 2007|05:21pm]
sixsixsex
am sort of desperate. sorry if this type of post is not allowed, i will delete immediately if that's the case..

does anyone here have two tickets to the calvin johnson show in philly next saturday that they're willing to sell? i was going to get them as part of a birthday gift for my boyfriend but was a dumb dumb and put it off so now they're all sold out.

if not, is there anywhere else on the internerd i should try looking? i searched craigslist and i'm cross-posting in other k-related livejournal communities and the mt eerie trivial being forum. thank you in advance!
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old tinyfolk songs up for free download as a new EP [22 Apr 2007|09:00pm]

tinyfolk
Yo. I've got a new EP made up of my half of the out-of-print Encyclopedias split plus two other tracks I wrote and recorded shortly before the split songs. You can get it free here:

http://bunchofbeatniks.blogspot.com/2007/04/bob022-tinyfolk-little-mice-and-other.html

Love,
Russ
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tickets to mirah and the blow!!! [02 Mar 2007|10:26am]

pinkzinc
hi everyone,
this is a desperate plea for any amt of tickets to the now unfortunately sold out show to see mirah and the blow at the first unitarian church next friday march 9 in philly. i am sooo upset that i was dumb and didn't check on this issue way back when i found out about the show, but now that it's sold out, i need to take action. if you can sell me anywhere from 1-3 tickets i will be forever grateful.

thanks,
emily
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[13 Dec 2006|08:55pm]

the_red_pandas
I took this amazing picture today, I am really getting used to the leica..you should all check it out http://www.manifestdestiny.wordpress.com
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[01 Dec 2006|03:25pm]

mrou


i'm gonna pee myself! i'm playing with little wings!
(i am hell-kite)

if you're nearby, please come!
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[07 Oct 2006|10:49pm]

clocks_heart
Does anyone know the site that had that mix Calvin Johnson made? I originally found the link on the K front page I think. I downloaded it, but I want to find the track list.

Alright, thanks!
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