Entries by Anne Laurie

Late Night Music Open Thread

. Courtesy commentor MC Simon Milligan. Not sure I like it as much as Tightrope just yet, but Ms. Monae is an original! Speaking of reader recommendations, was it one of you guys who linked to Songza? So far I’m enjoying its ‘curated’ channels more than I have previous excursions into Pandora/Songify/whatever, even though it […]

Saturday Morning Open Thread: Minor Indulgences

Dave Segal, “The Stranger‘s resident weird-music specialist”, is dyspeptic about America’s Top Ten Singles: … “Holy Grail” reeks of synergizing corporate stratagem. Are the skreets listenin’? Do Fortune 500 CEOs like hiphop? Do you want to make Shawn Carter even richer? Whatever the case, “Holy Grail” starts out like a maudlin ballad, Justin Timberlake viscerally […]

Friday Recipe Exchange: Special Sauces

From our Food Goddess, TaMara: I kind of knew when I saw JeffreyW’s Fish Taco post this week that I wanted to showcase it tonight. But I wasn’t sure what else I should feature. Then it hit, JeffreyW has a plethora of sauce recipes. I went looking to see which ones I could use. There […]