sister_red: (Sleepy)
( Sep. 28th, 2010 07:44 am)
Day 26: Your favorite music video.

sister_red: (Sunglasses)
( Sep. 27th, 2010 08:25 am)
Day 25: Your favorite song from 2010 (so far)

Since this album wasn't released in the US until 2010, it counts in my book.

sister_red: (Sunglasses)
( Sep. 26th, 2010 01:10 pm)
Day 24: Your favorite cover song.

Though it dates back to the 1870's, Leadbelly did several versions in the 1940's. I'm sure there are earlier recordings, but we'll use this as the starting point.

The Cover

sister_red: (Sunglasses)
( Sep. 25th, 2010 12:19 pm)
Day 23: Your favorite duet. I have more than one

It was used in a movie. It counts!

sister_red: (Sunglasses)
( Sep. 23rd, 2010 07:47 am)
Day 21: A song that makes you want to break stuff.

sister_red: (Sunglasses)
( Sep. 22nd, 2010 09:43 am)
Back on track now...

Day 20: Your favorite breakup song.

A real, wordy post is coming. Right now you get music.
sister_red: (Sunglasses)
( Sep. 21st, 2010 07:54 pm)
Day 16: The first song in your mp3 folder.

Day 17: The last song in your mp3 folder.

Day 18: An instrumental song you like. LOOOOOOVE

Day 19: Your favorite love song.

sister_red: (Best one yet)
( Sep. 5th, 2010 11:03 am)
Day 3: A song that makes you dance

Róisín Murphy

sister_red: (Contentment)
( Sep. 4th, 2010 02:53 pm)
Day 2: A song that makes you cry

I also like this version with Tracy Chapman. Her voice is at the other end of the spectrum from Kate Bush, but it still works

sister_red: (Default)
( Sep. 3rd, 2010 08:49 pm)
Day 1. Your favorite song.

And two of my favorite covers

In May, I will be going to Korea. I want to come home with great photos of a beautiful country and people.

At this point in time, I have a crappy little kodak point and shoot that has served me well, but has never taken the photos I see in my mind. This is where you come in.

I need a new camera. I'm willing to save up for it.

What would you recommend for someone who wants to and is willing to learn about photography?

I have my eye on this:Canon PowerShot SX201S

Is this a good one?

Any pointers, protips, brand recommendations - any help at all you can give me would be greatly appreciated. Oh, books on photography? Any good ones?

sister_red: (Content)
( Aug. 31st, 2010 07:56 pm)
Quiet night.

I've got my heating pad, a big ass bottle of pain reliever, two discs of Battlestar Galactica, and a purring cat to keep me company.

The boy has a migraine, so no conversation tonight.
sister_red: (I Heart Dorks)
( Aug. 31st, 2010 02:51 pm)
I am craving:


Thai iced tea.

What do you want, right now?
The rules: Don't take too long to think about it. Fifteen albums you've heard that will always stick with you. List the first fifteen you can recall in no more than fifteen minutes.

1. Thompson Twins - Into the Gap (laugh all you want but it's the first album I ever bought for myself. I was 7.)
2. Rent - The Soundtrack
3. Cowboy Mouth - Fearless
3. NIN - The Downward Spiral
4. Tori Amos - Little Earthquakes
5. Lovage - Music to Make Love to Your Old Lady By
6. Violent Femmes - Violent Femmes
7. Counting Crows - August and Everything After
8. The Detroit Cobras - Mink, Rat or Rabbit
9. Abby Travis - Cutthroat Standards and Black Pop
10. Arcade Fire - Funeral
11. Rodrigo y Gabriela - Rodrigo y Gabriela
12. Johnny Cash - American IV: The Man Comes Around
13. Foo Fighters - The Colour and the Shape
14. Rasputina - How We Quit the Forest
15. JoyDrop - Metasexual
sister_red: (Best one yet)
( Aug. 29th, 2010 10:48 pm)

And a song from my favorite band. Please to be ignoring the horrible slide show.

sister_red: (Default)
( Aug. 25th, 2010 11:07 am)
I've heard rumors that there is going to be a remake of Suspiria happening sometime in the near future. I think Hollywood needs to leave well enough alone.

This looks and feels a lot like Suspiria. And oddly,I am actually interested in seeing it.

I love your _____ (fill in the blank).

Tell my needy @$$ what you love about me and then repost this and see what people love about you.