Entries from August 2010

Monday Mixtape Update 02.23.09 :: ’90s R&B Jamz

February 23rd, 2009 · 28 Comments

My brother Jack recently moved to Tucson, so to celebrate the occasion I thought I’d give him another guest spot crack at the ol’ PDD mixtape. Enjoy!
– Joel
Greetings, PDD readers.  This is Jackie Cous from KillerPOP; thought I’d drop by for a little Monday Mixtape.
There’s something about that early-to-mid ’90s R&B sound—those smooth bass grooves, […]

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PDD live-tweets tonight’s Oscars!

February 22nd, 2009 · 5 Comments

Join me, my minions (and m’onions!), on the Twitter tonight as I bring you my sometimes goofy, sometimes insightful, and always jus’ plain fun analysis of the Oscars (5PT/8ET)! How exciting! Will the least-deserving nominee win Best Picture, or will it be the merely moderately deserving nominee? Will your favorite actress dress like some common […]

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Joel profiles Australian pop star Gabriella Cilmi in the Spring 2009 issue of Venus Zine!

February 21st, 2009 · 10 Comments

Hey folks! Wanted to let you in on my latest article, a profile of ascendant Aussie pop singer Gabriella Cilmi in the newest issue of Venus Zine (it’s got Evan Rachel Wood on the cover). It ain’t online, ya cheapos, so go down to your local indie record store with your little record bag and […]

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Big Ups :: Objective Ministries

February 21st, 2009 · 13 Comments

OK people, get ready for some big LULZ!!! I just found a site that’s scoopin’ ‘em out by the gallon! With nuts!
Objective Ministries ( is kind of like The Onion of crazy fundamentalist Christian church websites and newsletters. Right now the site is featuring one of its “Secularism Alerts” with a spoof on President Barack […]

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Monday Tuesday Mixtape Update :: Odd Pop 5: Where’d You Get Dat Poppins?

February 17th, 2009 · 10 Comments

Eh, I just thought this was funny …
Ciao babies! Just got back from L.A.! Don’t mean to brag, but I think BIG THINGS are in the works for a certain blogger with whom you may be familiar! Namely me! That’s right. All kinds of options are on the table. Parts have been offered. Negotiations have […]

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McCainslist? Yeesh …

February 16th, 2009 · 5 Comments

Now folks, this is just sad …

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Tags: Laffs · News · Pix · Politricks

Joel writes for Tiny Mix Tapes

February 11th, 2009 · 7 Comments

Plugs, plugs, plugs! Oh HEY! Come on readers—get your collective mind, tiny though it is, out of the gutter. I’m jus’ talkin’ ’bout pluggin’ my own projects and achievements on my personal website! Like how I now write for Tiny Mix Tapes’ News Department. Below is a link to my first post; keep checking […]

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Monday Mixtape Update 02.09.09 :: Popue Baroque II

February 9th, 2009 · 26 Comments

Folks, I may be slacking on the ol’ bloggins of late, but I’m trying my best to make it up to ya’lls. Today we have the second installment in my baroque pop mix series (hear the first and read my long-winded dissertation on it here). There’s 38 songs in total here between both sides, the […]

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Monday Mixtape Update 02.02.09: For the ladies

February 2nd, 2009 · 12 Comments

Howdy ya’ll! Molto grazie for putting up with the funkiness last week. If you haven’t done so, go check out the Baby Talk MySpace page to listen to some rough cuts of our shiz!
Today’s mixtape features some of my favorite female vocalists. It’s kinda a sister mix to my “Hell Hath No Fury” mix a […]

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