Archive for the 'music' Category

It Ain’t Your Money To Spend

Thursday, March 12th, 2009

(Hat tip: Lisa Schiffrin) Check out this great song by Kathleen Stewart, It Ain’t Your Money To Spend. (Click on the link to download the MP3). It’s witty and catchy with a great message. Plus, this woman can really sing! Lisa Schiffrin accurately calls it the “Anthem of the Counter-Revolution”. Nice job, Kathleen Stewart!

Mathematicians Discover Largest Number

Thursday, February 12th, 2009

From Iowahak, Mathematicians Discover Largest Number: PALO ALTO, CA – An international mathematics research team announced today that they had discovered a new integer that surpasses any previously known value “by a totally mindblowing shitload.” Project director Yujin Xiao of Stanford University said the theoretical number, dubbed a “stimulus,” could lead to breakthroughs in fields [...]

Free Beethoven

Sunday, July 3rd, 2005

OK, I love classical music. And jazz, rock, folk, country and just about everything else but modern, top 40 cruft. But this is not about me, this is about Beethoven. Beethoven’s symphonies 6-9, as performed by the BBC Philharmonic under Gianandrea Noseda, are available for free, legal download, but only for a very short time. [...]

Back To Me

Friday, March 4th, 2005

On Tuesday night, I did something that I have wanted to do for some time, and the experience was so much fun, it seems an appropriate topic for my first post on southchild. But let me back up. About a year and a half ago, a friend bought and gave me “Failer”, the debut album [...]