Kick Out the Jams: The Legendary Roots Crew Edition

Celebrating the announcement of the 2013 Roots Picnic lineup with the Giddy Up America Official Roots' playlist.

You Should Be Listening to This: Drgn King’s Paragraph Nights

The sound of DRGN KING- imagine Beck, the Beastie Boys, Brian Eno, Santigold and Raphael Saadiq were all driving cars. Now imagine all of them get in a massive car crash. The resulting sound? DRGN KING.

You Know Who’s Awesome: Rajon Rondo

You know, you go into an IMAX around 2pm, ready to learn about some polar bears and knowing that the Celtics/Heat game is surprisingly close. You know that Rajon Rondo isn't playing- just some knees issues. You know that climbing the stairs of IMAX theater is the hardest part of your day. You don't know ...

2000 Conversations: Giant Turtles, Tattoos & Touchdowns, a Fictional Conversation About the Super Bowl

The bar is nearly empty when 2000 walks in, shaking the remnants of snow off of his jacket. He rambles up to the bar as ramblers do, taking a seat on a stool a couple stools down from the only other patron, a frosty looking gentlemen with a salt & pepper beard. They make eye ...

The Three Day Weekend Question

Here's a question for you... We can all agree that three day weekends are awesome. No really, we can literally all agree on that. But let's say that your boss said that you could have a day off every month allowing you to have one three day weekend a month. The only kicker is that ...

Wicked Cold Wednesday Listening: Some Live Bruce

Punching through a sluggish & bitterly cold Wednesday, you need all the help you can get. You need a little Bruce. Specifically you need Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band live in London back in 1975. The show was at the Hammersmith Odeon a couple months before the release of Born to Run, the ...

Sports Grief: the Patriots’ Season Comes to an End.

It's Monday morning and I'm left wondering, what the hell happened last night? The Pats...well...the Pats got their asses kicked. It wasn't even close. Oh the Pats scored 13 points? Didn't seem like it. I was prepared for a close game, but that game last night, the AFC Championship game between our mighty New England ...

Friday Listening: Live Rustic Overtones

A little Friday listening: Rustic Overtones live at the Paradise Rock Club in Boston April 19, 2008. The unofficial original line-up (Gutter, Roods, Ward, Zoidis, McNaboe, Noyes, Albee)  rocking out with that recently re-united band smell. Highlights are "Combustible," "History Crush," "Love Underground." Intro> Light at the End Love Underground Crash Landing Carnival Oxygen Carsick ...

You Know Who’s Awesome: Dave Grohl

Dave Grohl is awesome. Loving Wife says I have a man crush on him. I can't disagree. 5 Reasons Why Dave Grohl is Awesome: 1. He's having a blast and not afraid to show it...ever. 2. He wrote a song with Paul McCartney in three hours. And that song rocks. http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=jBd9330h9kI 3. He formed a band, Them Crooked ...

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