I'm embarrassed to say that I'm not too familiar with Os Mutantes, but when they were announced as part of the Pitchfork Festival lineup, I figured I'd better educate myself. Luckily, Marathonpacks hooked me up with a history lesson.
This song in particular has been in constant rotation over the last few days, and it's safe to assume it will start making regular appearances in my future DJ sets:
Os Mutantes A Minha Menina mp3
Speaking of Marathonpacks: today, they give us one of the cooler blog posts I've seen in some time: the Talking Heads' complete 1975 CBS Demos. Amazing stuff.
an integral part of the Pistons' playoff run
In NBA Playoff news, the Pistons and Mavs continue on their collision course to meet in the 2006 NBA Finals, with each taking commanding 2-0 leads in their respective first-round series. I guaranteed a Detroit-Dallas Finals at the beginning of the season, so you heard it here first. Of course, I've guaranteed a Detroit-Dallas Finals for the past 5 years, but that's beside the point.