A Thursday Interruption: Biiiiig Fun

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fPIWU1njtVs I’m just gonna throw this out there: Clare Huxtable was a TERRIFYING mama. I heard about War Party at NWSA, when the amazing Crystal Rizzo presented on them and Red Power Squad. This extended mix by MPHO is the longest thing I’ve EVER POSTED for aTi. Enjoy! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b8SqHc61wSk Or maybe you’ve scrolled down. w00t! […]

A Thursday Interruption: Cooooooooold!

I’m feeling a little melancholy, y’all. It’s that time of year. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lbZCpOr8hW8 First up’s “Sometimes it Snows in April,” Prince’s 1986 mourning for those lost to friends, family, and lovers as a result of the AIDS epidemic, which I think had only been recently named as the cause for so many deaths. “I dreamt I […]

A Thursday Interruption: Pervy Monks

We begin the day with some pervy monks. The woman singing with them, Violet, is Sarah Brightman’s sister. Lolene’s “Rich” is kind of my personal anthem right now. Hello, credit card debt, how are youth this holiday season? :sweatdrop: Kissy Asplund’s “Fuss N Fight” is understated and lovely. And now let’s conclude with a kick-ass […]

A Thursday Interruption: This the end of your life… :creepy voice:

THIS JUST IN: GIRL TALK’S NEW MASHUP IS AVAILABLE FOR FREE DOWNLOAD!!!!!!!!!!!! Vids the First? We got Girl in a Coma, Dar Williams, and, uh, Tamara Wellons, with a kick-ass cover of “Smells Like Teen Spirit.” Ohhhhhhhhhh, this song made me cry! This one just made me dance :). “Belgrade Riddim” features some kick-ass percussion […]

A Thursday Interruption: Imogean Heap, David Bowie, Martina Topley Bird

First up, we got Imogean Heap rocking it with “Earth.” I secretly really like her, even though I have a problem with whispy voiced singers. Lyrically, this song makes me think of Alanis, who, you know, RULES. Next, David motherfuckin’ Bowie, Hogwarts alum and the Goblin King. <3 LET’S DANCE. Martina Topley-Bird is fantastic at […]

A Thursday Interruption: A poem to get rid of fear.

Joy Harjo? One brave, poetically awesome, talented, intelligent, and beautiful woman. I love her. MORE SPOKEN WORD! A poem for Nicki Minaj. Kick it retro: Black Feminism circa 1979. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bzxnw0lBrLo “A Litany for Survival” by Audre Lorde And then…. more Joy!! Now to close out with an actual song. Des’ree’s “You Gotta Be…”

A Thursday Interruption: Pogo, Katy Rose, and some thoughts on being evil :D

Damn, y’all. Sometimes you just want to bounce. Pogo’s “Mending” can make that desire work for YOU. Get infected with the beat. I ALSO don’t feel dirty yet don’t feel right! Thank you, Katy Rose, for articulating my pain. Eartha Kitt wants be evil. Been there, girl. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tQ5VaBgXzuM In repeat news: Maluca has her mixtape […]