Category: Jambox

Jambox: Girl From Ipanema Goes to Greenland by B-52s

One of my favorite songs from B-52s. I want to live inside this video. Play the song in the ending credits of the 80s movie that is my life. Fanart Roy’s been trying to make me watch more movies, which is difficult because I really don’t care for them for reasons that don’t entirely make… Read more »

Jambox: I Wanna Get Better by Bleachers

It’s been a long time since I had a Jambox post! I was thinking of retiring the series, but then I remembered that it also doubled as a weekly recap. So I’m reviving it. This song is for those who want to get better. Ever since we brushed the dust off of My Fair Hunter,… Read more »

Jambox Holiday Special 2013

Hey there! Sorry I’ve been so inactive on this little blog. I have some holiday music I consolidated so you can pretend I was there for you. Thanksgiving by Fletcher C. Johnson should I take a nap?/or watch the parent trap?/I turn it on as I fall asleep Lumberjack Christmas/No One Can Save You From… Read more »

Jambox: CHiCKS & NERDZ by Tanaka Alice

It’s sounds exactly what it looks like: pop-infused “rap” riding the Kpop trend sung by 16 year old Tanaka Alice. No apologies. Updates from this week Life can currently be summed up in this tweet: Been waiting to let the cat out of the bag on this but… it's official: I will be working on… Read more »

Jambox: 正常な脳 by 空きっ腹に酒

I missed last week’s Jambox update since it was my birthday and I was out doing birthday things*, but this is the artist I would’ve posted if I had to make a special birthday Jambox post. The song is Seijou na Nou (Normal Brain) by Akipparanisake (Saké on an Empty Stomach). Crazy rock/punk sound, crazy… Read more »

Jambox: Deep Breath Deep Breath (RONDENION REMIX) by Shoji Meguro

I don’t normally go out of my way to listen to video game music, but this Persona 3/Persona 4 remix album is excellent. I especially dig this track. I’ve been having to remind myself to breathe lately. Updates from this week Hana Doki Kira’s Kickstarter is doing well! The organizers have done such an excellent… Read more »

Jambox: Farewell Alcohol River by Bonnie Pink

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FVtv47s3erk Trip down memory lane! This was one of my favorite songs in high school. From Bonnie Pink’s 1997 album Heaven’s Kitchen. Updates from this week AN EMOTIONAL ROLLERCOASTER WAS HAD, DEAR READERS. I wanted to use the analogy “when it rains, it pours” but Roy led me to believe that it’s only to be… Read more »

Jambox: Be Good by Waxahatchee

You don’t want to be my boyfriend/And that’s probably for the best One of many excellent tracks on Waxahatchee’s debut album American Weekend (2012). I’ve had this album for a while but only recently started to pay attention to it. It fits a lot different moods, although that’s probably because I’m a sucker for lo-fi… Read more »

Jambox: School Uniforms by the Wombats

those school uniforms made a joke / made a joke of me an’ you A song about a harem anime hetero male puberty. Updates from this week: Our first Dark Souls Let’s Play airs today! Keep your peepers on Kotowari.org for the episode. It clocks in at almost 90 minutes, so get yer YouTube watchin’… Read more »

Jambox: The Quick and The Dead by Ladyhawke

OK, this Jambox post is a little bit of a cop out. The above is the intro/teaser trailer for an upcoming Let’s Play series I’m doing with Roy featuring Dark Souls. We wanted to do more Let’s Plays since a lot of people seem to like them (we got surprisingly positive feedback from last year’s… Read more »