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It is not that we have a short time to live, but that we waste a lot of it.

February 5th, 2016 · Comments Off · Uncategorized

 
  DrB presents a triple-shot of euphoria and confusion:
 
    A Continuous Lover :   [download]

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    Memory Eraser :   [download]

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    S.G.U.R.D. :   [download]

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Older mixes in the same vein:

Accidental Dosing
Through the Cloud
Mindbenders
Brainbusted!
A Heady State

 

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I live sweat but I dream light years

January 6th, 2016 · Comments Off · Uncategorized

 
 
  DrBeeper Faves of 2015
The DrB compulsive purging is complete –
all that great music from 2015 has been collated and sorted.
 
    From the Top 2015 (aka ‘19′)   [download]
One track each from DrBeeper’s top 20(-ish) albums of 2015

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Prev ‘19′ samplers:
2014   2013   2012   2011   2010   2009   2008  
2007 [...]

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I still believe that a car with the gas needle on empty can run about fifty more miles if you have the right music very loud on the radio.

September 2nd, 2015 · Comments Off · Uncategorized

 
  2015 new music samplers:
    Nu06 :   [download]

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    Nu07 :   [download]

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  Fidlar: Stupid Decisions – consequenceofsound
  Shake Some Action: 200 Greatest Power Pop Albums – rateyourmusic
Detroit Punks Episode 2: The Gories
BC Camplight – Grim Cinema
Isaac Rother & The Phantoms – The Phantom
FIDLAR [...]

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Bad ideas passionately expressed are still bad ideas.

August 22nd, 2014 · Comments Off · Uncategorized

 

Don’t Help Your Kids With Their Homework – theatlantic
HST: Fear and Loathing on the Campaign Trail in ‘72 – rollingstone
HST: Nixon RIP – He Was A Crook – theatlantic
Hundreds of Cities Are Wired With Fiber—But Telecom Lobbying Keeps It Unused – vice
A Short History of Game Panics – boingboing
Livermore [...]

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I recognize that the water I am drawing is the same water that every other well around me is drawing.

December 27th, 2013 · Comments Off · Uncategorized

 
  Three home-stretch DrBeeper samplers for 2013:
    Lambda16   [download]

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    Lambda17   [download]

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    Lambda18   [download]

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    DrB 2006 sampler flashback:
 
   Delta Tria   [download]
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2012 : A Brief History of Money
2007 : David Byrne and Thom Yorke on the Real Value of Music
2006 : The 7′-Tall Pitcher: When Whatever Makes You [...]

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Just because you make something illegal, doesn’t mean it’s going away, it just means it’ll now be run by criminals.

November 21st, 2013 · Comments Off · Uncategorized

 

Dudeism: Your Answer for Everything
Dance Your Ph.D. Finalists – sciencemag
Orbital Speed – xkcd
40 Maps That Will Help You Make Sense of the World – readit
Frank Sinatra has a cold – esquire 1966
How Google Tracks Traffic – theconnectivist
The Season When Shows Peaked – businessinsider
New Physics Complications Lend [...]

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It’s never too late to just be nice

November 20th, 2013 · Comments Off · Uncategorized

 
  Two more new DrBeeper samplers for 2013:
    Lambda14   [download]

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    Lambda15 : EPs & singles   [download]

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  Brian Eno’s “Lux” and the Discreet Charm of Ambient Music – newyorker
  Is Music the Key to Success? – nytimes
 
  Fun Fun Fun Fest 8
 
Calexico – Sziget 2013 [Full concert]
Beastie [...]

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Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.

November 5th, 2013 · Comments Off · Uncategorized

 

Chase Isn’t the Only Bank in Trouble – mtaibbi   rollingstone
Wage Stagnation and Market Outcomes – economix   nytimes
RIP, American Dream? Why It’s So Hard for the Poor to Get Ahead Today – theatlantic
Introducing ‘The Tuition is Too Damn High’ – 10parts   washingtonpost
After the Meltdown – publicintegrity
How Private [...]

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the wingnut trifecta… anti-intellectual, anti-science and patronizingly racist

September 5th, 2013 · Comments Off · Uncategorized

 

Leonard Bernstein: Inside Pop – The Rock Revolution (1967)
 
  Janelle Monáe: Mind Control – pitchfork
  London Calling: The Sound of Going to Pieces – wsj
  Ty Segall: A Portrait of the Artist as F***in’ Psyched! – spin
  Why does a major chord sound happy, while a minor chord sounds sad? [...]

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the difference between doing something and doing nothing at all turns out to be a huge difference

August 28th, 2013 · Comments Off · Uncategorized

 

The Last Mystery of the Financial Crisis
‘You F–ked Up, You Trusted Us’: Talking Ratings Agencies
Everything is Rigged, Vol. 9,713: This Time, It’s Currencies
Chase, Once Considered ‘The Good Bank,’ Is About to Pay Another Massive Settlement
Chase Made Errors in Nine Percent of Credit-Card Collection Lawsuits, Internal Survey Finds
New Bank Investigations: [...]

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