@PumpUpThaVolume: Episode116 – Hold Tight

June 28, 2014 @PumpUpThaVolume 0

♫Makin’ a soundtrack for another planet to hear♫ on Episode116 – Hold Tight which features brand new sounds from FM Belfast, Conor Oberst, Liam Bailey, Sinkane, Meshell Ndegeocello, Peter Matthew Bauer, Hamilton Leithauser, Dub Thompson,


Stonehenge’s Singing Stones

June 27, 2014 Vulgarian 0

from archaeology.org: SALISBURY PLAIN, ENGLAND—Could the massive standing stones of Stonehenge also have made sounds? The New York Times reports that a team of researchers from London’s Royal College of Art hypothesizes that some of


Three Thrown Over the Cuckoo’s Nest

June 25, 2014 Vulgarian 0

from damninteresting.com: Sometime in the 1940s, an improbable encounter occurred at a mental institution in Maryland. Two women, each of whom was institutionalized for believing she was the Virgin Mary, chanced upon one another and


Australia: GM Grass For Dairy Cows Sparks Concern

June 25, 2014 Media Monarchy 0

from theage.com.au: A plan to feed Australian dairy cows genetically modified rye grass designed to boost milk production has sparked concerns from both organic and non-organic farmers. Opponents of the scheme fear that GM grasses could contaminate neighbouring


The Power of the Bard

June 24, 2014 Vulgarian 0

from IshtarsGate.wordpress.com: “As some followers here may have noticed. I’ve recently decided to concentrate more on writing poetry than long essays, but not because I want to hide in some irrelevant and anachronistic past-time …..far


@PumpUpThaVolume: Episode115 – Believer

June 22, 2014 @PumpUpThaVolume 0

“♫Makin’ a soundtrack for another planet to hear♫” on Episode115 – Believer which features brand new sounds from Black Bananas, Guided By Voices, Two Cow Garage, The Antlers, Crystal Stilts, High Ends, Small Black, Old