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LA punks FIDLAR worked with the Flaming Lips on their new music video.

the dystopian clip follows a working class protagonist’s ill-fated journey to outer space to join an elite group of super chromosome money making power plants.” Righteous.

FIDLAR travels to BC to perform at Levitation in Vancouver this weekend. And the Island to play Otalith in August.

Go with yourself.

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ugh… woke up at 6:30 AM this morning. ¬†Haven’t been sleeping too well but it really butters my biscuit today because Mads is at Nana’s and I really could have and should have woken up at 10AM.

Compounding problems; I hit the bourbon ¬†last night (just one!) and woke up feeling a bit like Don Draper. ¬†but not, “I just rocked January Jones last night” Don… more the, “I got in a fight with Peggy.”

mmm so good going down last night, but I woke up with that evil liquor taste on my tongue.

I did manage to jam out a ton of music this morning sitting on the couch before Coral woke up. ¬†Then when she finally did… she was a little tasmanian devil of activity getting ready for her job… and out the door and I am back alone listening to music before my bike ride to the Zone.

I listened to Tommy Tuton’s 1982 hit, “867-5309/Jenny” which is a weird little power pop song. ¬†VH1 listed as the 36th best of the 80s! ¬†praise indeed.

I think I might do a spoof ring-tone based on this song.  Thanks Alexandra for sharing the link with me.

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In other wonderfulness… did you know that yesterday was 90210 Day? ¬†Of course you did… you have twitter. ¬†Yesterday was September (9), 2nd (02), 2010 (10) so put it together and! ¬†hilarity.

My favourite tweet: so today’s date is 90210, but I am still looking forward to 5/31/8008 so I can flip the calendar upside down and giggle.

And I was thinking about 90210, that 90s juggernaught of teen high drama, and thought about this strange bit of rock and roll history. ¬†Remember when The Flaming Lips played the “After Dark?” ¬†It happened and lives on forever on the internets.

Flaming Lips perform “She Don’t Use Jelly” on 90210.

Go with yourself.

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