Tag: Blur

Mundo 20: Favorite Albums of the Second Quarter 2015

Mundo 20: Favorite Albums of the Second Quarter 2015

Every three months, we like to look back on some of the great albums that crossed our desks, landed in our inboxes, or that we just decided to pick up because we were curious. In April, we counted down our 20 Favorite Albums of the First Quarter. We had so much to write that we had to split it up […]

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Spectacular Spectacular – “Blur”

Spectacular Spectacular – “Blur”

2015 has been one incredible year. We’ve witnessed growing support for the LGBTIQ community. Last week, The Supreme Court of the United States last week ruled that legislation prohibiting same-sex couples from marrying was unconstitutional, and President Barack Obama made a passionate speech about all love being equal and love knows no bounds. A few months ago, former Olympian Bruce […]

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Mundo: The Summer Road Trip Playlist

Mundo: The Summer Road Trip Playlist

School is out, and people are getting ready to set off on their summer holidays, whether visiting a new destination or heading to the cottage. But in our opinion, the best trip is the extended road trip, whether travelling across your home country or flying to a new one and hiring a vehicle and just driving. There’s nothing like a […]

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Spectacular Spectacular – “Saturday Night”

Spectacular Spectacular – “Saturday Night”

  Back in March, Ben had the opportunity to speak with Isley Reust in a really in-depth interview. The discussion brought to our attention Isley’s band Spectacular Spectacular, and that they would be releasing a new album this year. The trio based out of San Francisco released a song last fall, the Garbage-esque “Orange Juice”, and they’ve now returned with […]

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Blur – “The Magic Whip”

Blur – “The Magic Whip”

Blur‘s musical career can be divided into two distinct time periods each with a brilliant trilogy of albums to accompany them.  The first is the much talked about britpop era. During this time Blur was in a media created battle of the bands with Oasis for the hearts and minds of the UK. They also released some of the best […]

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Mundo 10 – Great Sports Songs

Mundo 10 – Great Sports Songs

This is arguably the best time of the year to be a sports fan. Both hockey and basketball are just starting their playoffs, and we’re just getting started with baseball. Whether you’re watching the Senators continue their impressive run into the playoffs, the Spurs hoping to repeat as champions, or the beginning of another long Mets season, these songs will be […]

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Sugarmen – ‘Dirt’

Sugarmen – ‘Dirt’

The UK’s Sugarmen are about to blow up. The punk-rock four-piece released their music video for their first single “Dirt” today. Listening to the single, you can hear why The Clash’s Mick Jones fell in love with their demos and decided he wanted to produce ten tracks for them.  There’s a definite Clash influence, but they fit in with contemporary […]

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Mundo List: Great Mono-Syllable Music Acts

Mundo List: Great Mono-Syllable Music Acts

The title says it all – this week’s list is dedicated to some of our favorite artists and bands known by a single syllable. We didn’t list all our favourite mono-syllable acts; otherwise, this list would be long – extremely long. BECK In terms of mono syllable bands or artists, it’s hard to deny the talent of Beck. With each […]

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