the smell of my desperation has become a stench

So it seems

Video for Liam Finn’s “Second Chance”

See also: a live performance of this song on Letterman that kicks so much ass.

I’ve received several requests recently to post more links to the music that I’m listening to, so this morning I was reading something somewhere that linked to something else that linked to a review of Liam’s album I’ll Be Lightning. That led to some rummaging around, and when I found some samples of his stuff on his MySpace page I was hooked. I am such a believer in the idea that the Internet is the best thing that ever happened to music.

Heather B. Armstrong

Hi. I’m Heather B. Armstrong, and this used to be called mommy blogging. But then they started calling it Influencer Marketing: hashtag ad, hashtag sponsored, hashtag you know you want me to slap your product on my kid and exploit her for millions and millions of dollars. That’s how this shit works. Now? Well… sit back, buckle up, and enjoy the ride.

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