On Twitter (and Facebook) I share links each day to various stuff that I think is great and/or worth people’s time. But not everyone that comes here is on Twitter or Facebook, so I gather up the best of those links each Monday and post them here so everyone can get in on the fun. If you’ve missed any of the past Monday Links (or just want to waste some time), check the archive of posts here.
File this animated video for Hilang Child’s ‘Chaturanga’ under ‘Things That Are Gorgeous.’
Fun thought experiment: what would have happened if Jay Z had stayed retired after The Black Album?
The below video of Typhoon playing ‘Common Sentiments’ in Boston comes about as close as you can to capturing the power of their live show.
Tremendous writing over on Grantland about the Lorde backlash.
William Fitzsimmons has a new album coming out in February. Here he is playing ‘Centralia,’ which will appear on said album. Color me excited.
Bass players looking like they are holding big dogs and tickling them? Bass players looking like they are holding big dogs and tickling them.
Hey Marseilles playing ‘Lift Your Eyes,’ shot on super 8 film. I dig it. Enjoy.