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Wednesday 08 October 2008


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Entries from 2008 August

25th August 2008

Don’t miss this Bloc Party

Posted by: Kitten Power

Late last week Bloc Party released their new LP Intimacy online, after keeping the recording a secret (apparently only 10 people knew about the plan).  They announced its web release just three days before it was available. 
I’ve finally had a chance to download and listen - and I love it.  It continues down the slightly experimental electronica […]

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Tags: General · Music

19th August 2008

Let there be breasts

Posted by: Kitten Power

I’m glad common sense has prevailed and the “controversial” Boobs on Bikes parade has been allowed.  I think it’s a victory against this backlash of dull conservatism the country is being beset with.  Ok, so Bob McCroskrie and Christine Rankin are offended by public displays of breasts, but quite frankly I wouldn’t want to hang […]

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Tags: General

11th August 2008

The Breeders, Bruce Mason Centre

Posted by: Kitten Power

The Breeders - Friday August 8, Bruce Mason Centre, Auckland
Kim and Kelley Deal rock my world.   I am still coming down from an amazing show.

Kim Deal, Kelley Deal, Mando Lopez, Jose Medeles.

Kim and Kelley Deal.

 
Kim Deal.

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Tags: General · Music

7th August 2008

Sigur Ros - happier, but no less beautiful

Posted by: Kitten Power

Sigur Ros: Med sud I eyrum vid spilum endalaust (With a Buzz in Our Ears We Play Endlessly)
When I listen to previous Sigur Ros albums I feel I’m gently submerging deeper and deeper underwater.  This new album is more like a flying trip up to the clouds, then a slow drift back down again.
Med sud […]

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Tags: General · Music