morrissey rescues anti-racism festival

April 28, 2008 Media Monarchy 0

from guardian: Most of us end disputes through the power of rhetoric. We make eloquent, compelling arguments, apologise for misunderstandings, and express our heartfelt opinions. However Morrissey takes a different tack. He donates loads of


charles manson goes creative commons for record

April 6, 2008 Media Monarchy 0

from wired: Murderous psycho and wannabe musician Charles Manson has released a record under a Creative Commons license, according to the LimeWire Music Blog. Manson, ringleader of the “Manson family” cult that killed actress Sharon


morrissey wants to perform in iran

January 9, 2008 Media Monarchy 0

from press tv: Controversial British singer Steven Patrick Morrissey has announced his intention to perform in Iran alongside a number of local artists. The 48-year-old vocalist is currently in negotiation with Iranian officials to appear

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trent reznor’s warning

November 20, 2007 Media Monarchy 0

from crooks & liars/down with tyranny: David from the Art of Mental Warfare teamed up with Trent Reznor of Nine Inch Nails to present “The Warning.” The project takes on the covert interests behind the


sanctions, protests, shills & bill

October 26, 2007 Media Monarchy 0

oil rises to record $91 a barrel on iran sanctionsfrom bloomberg: Crude oil rose to a record above $91 a barrel in New York on an unexpected drop in U.S. stockpiles and concern that supply


death cab’s walla: feds took my music

October 19, 2007 Media Monarchy 0

from ap: The guitarist for indie pop rockers Death Cab for Cutie still expects to release his solo album in January even though federal border agents seized a computer hard drive containing the master tracks.


robochoppers, robobugs, radiohead & rudy

October 12, 2007 Media Monarchy 0

boeing robo-chopper for darpa’s super-spyeyefrom uk register: Arms’n’airliners behemoth Boeing has announced that its autonomous robotic stealth chopper, the A160T, will be the initial carrying platform for a new US airborne surveillance payload. The radical

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‘eve of destruction’

August 10, 2007 Media Monarchy 0

from metafilter: Barry McGuire performing the classic folk rock ballad, “Eve of Destruction,” on Hullabaloo in 1965. Sadly, it seems as appropriate today as it did back then.