LCD SoundSystem

July 12, 2009

Great sound from these guys. Some of it really has that Northern Soul tempo to it – think Blur, Pulp, Verve, or even The Cure and The Clash. This track is a bit different, more electronic, dance-punk kinda thing, but some awesome stuff. Poignant lyrics too, and that matters huge.

Road Warriors – Spartacus

July 4, 2009

Cancellara is in the house.

Any minute now Fabian Cancellara, a World Champion and Olympic gold medalist at the time trial, will roll his machine up into the start house to tear the streets of Monaco apart with 185 pounds of Swiss non-neutrality.


Two Rodeos, One Legendary

July 4, 2009

The circus is in town. The Calgary Stampede kicked off 10 days of boozy infidelity just yesterday, and the first prolouge of this year’s Tour de France is underway right now. Try to guess where MY heart is.

Rodeo 1

Calgary Stampede. Beef, beer, bulls, and boots.

Calgary stampede-bronco rider


Rodeo 2

Le Tour de France. Rouleur, mussette, Alp d’Heuz, allez-allez-allez