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Summer Girlfriends “Shockwave” Video

Subterranean is hosting a fabulous bill of music tonight featuring Summer Girlfriends, Coffin Pricks, Radar Eyes and Hollows. It’s a record release show for both Coffin Pricks and Hollows. While I have yet to hear Group Home Haircut, the new EP from Coffin Pricks, I can’t stop listening to Vulture, the new record from Hollows. My favorite song might be “Shapeshifter,” but it could be that I’m just a sucker for any song that features a whistle. It’s also a big day for Summer Girlfriends because today the The A.V. Club premiered the new video for “Shockwaves,” the first single from their album Shockwaves which is due out on 6/5. You should go for the music, but maybe you will even have a chance to pick up one of these fantastic Ryan Duggan posters.

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Leftover Links

We do it so you don’t have to. Fun stuff from the last couple of days:

RIP: Donna Summer. NY Times. NPR. Village Voice. EW. Also, Chuck Brown.

Donna Summer Did Not Sing “I Will Survive”

New Yeasayer: “Henrietta”

Best Coast on Letterman.

Live on Yours Truly: Willis Earl Beal.

Hot Chip on Jools Holland.

New Fang Island: “Asunder”

Watch: Lemonade “Neptune”

Disappears on WFMU.

Here We Go Magic Picked Up a Hitchhiking John Waters!

Preview: POP ETC “Keep It For Your Own”

Anchorman 2 (image) Teaser Trailer.

Bill Murray is Awesome.

Greg Mottola to pen The Marriage Plot?

Community “Digital Estate Planning” Preview.

Childrens Hospital Spin-off: Newsreaders.

Landry joins Breaking Bad.

Mick Jagger’s SNL Promos.

10 Great Digital Short Songs.

Aaron Sorkin’s Syracuse Commencement Address. Best Yearbook Quotes Ever.

Sex Advice from Hannibal Buress.

Flies like Joe Biden. Joe Biden likes Ice Cream.

Blah Blah Blah Hey, Barack Obama ordering a hoagie!

Metta World Peace: Lakers Idiot.

Say It Ain’t So Joe. More.

Adele v. Baltimora.

The 50 Best “Very Special” Episodes.

Zuckerberg: The Musical.

Now or Never Moments.

How Common is Your Birthday?

Kids School Lunch Blog.

Banksy Destroyed.

Fugitive Penguin.

Pugstagram.

TOC: Summer Festival Guide.

The Drums, Lucero headline Wicker Park Festival.

Serengeti at Summer Sessions on the Square.

Doughnut Vault Time Lapse.

Phil Vettel’s Summer Eating List.

Best Milkshakes in Chicago.

Logan Square Kitchen Closing.

Plans Tonight: Go See Summer Girlfriends, Coffin Pricks, Radar Eyes, and Hollows.

Neil Young Journeys:

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Friday Soundtrack

Here are some songs that I’ve been listening to lately:

“Shapeshifter” by Hollows.

“Carry My Love” by Tiger High.

“Capricornia” by Allo Darlin’.

“Gimme a Reason” by Outer Minds.

“Keep it Moving” by Deep Sea Diver.

“Metronome” by Archie Powell & The Exports.

“Hang Loose” by Alabama Shakes.

“Street Parade” by Theresa Andersson.

“My Life is Easy” by Cains and Abels.

“Little Girl” by Spiritualized.

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Cool Things You Might Have Missed

I spend an inordinate time on the internet and as a result I see the occasional cool thing that I want to share. Here are some of those things:

I really like New Girl and I love Parks and Recreation and two of my favorite characters on those shows have unique styles when it comes to picking up women.

Following in the very successful footsteps of Louis C.K., Aziz Ansari is now selling his latest comedy special for $5. (Aziz Ansari)

2 Broke Girls is an awful television show. Here’s why.

Spend 48 Minutes with Itchy and Scratchy. (via The AV Club)

Will The Real Mitt Romney Please Stand Up?

Chow Down (at Chick-fil-A)

Let’s hope the Once musical is as good as the film.

It feels like summer in Chicago so enjoy a great new summer jam from local band Hollows.

Fun! Six Degrees of Black Sabbath.

I also love Friday Night Lights and Mad Men. (via @MoRyan and OHYST)

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