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Drop Kick: Summer Bears Fruit – Early morning finds on a rainy June day

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San Francisco summer is in full swell – clouds, cold, and rain. Horrible for marathon training. Perfect for staying cozy in bed and finding new music. And find I have! A brief rundown of what to do if you too are stuck at home on a rainy day:

Love: Still Fighting
My newest (soon to be reviewed) music crushes, Thao & Mirah, do a rather convincing cover of Pat Benetar’s Love is a Battlefield right here in the Bay Area. ¬†Peep the video. And listen to the rest of their recording session on The Bay Bridged.

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June 4th, 2011 at 1:16 pm

Drop Kick: Is this the new age fundraising gala?

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Rooftop parties with Spike Jonze directing a collaboration between YoYo Ma and hip hop dancers? Please, God let this be true?! And it is.

Lil Buck looks down right ethereal. Matched with the cello, it’s hard not to watch again and again. So enjoy, multiple times. And please do invite me to the next one of these fundraising events. I will gladly eat your cheese tray.

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April 27th, 2011 at 12:36 am

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