Chuck Klosterman on Noel Gallagher; Me and “Be Here Now”

I somehow missed this Klosterman/Gallagher Grantland interview from last fall but Noel's in great form as usual.  Timely for our purposes in the context of my recent suggestion, prompted by a Klosterman quote, that Axl Rose and Noel Gallagher cut some tracks together. A.V. Club's Steven Hyden explores the place of Be Here Now in … Continue reading Chuck Klosterman on Noel Gallagher; Me and “Be Here Now”

Noel Gallagher Wants to Be President, Google Thinks He’s Roger Daltry

I am huge Oasis fan and an even bigger fan of Noel Gallagher, creative force.  He's been great on American late night TV this year promoting Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds, his first solo album since leaving Oasis amid great tumult in 2009. While it's true that Oasis never topped their first two albums critically … Continue reading Noel Gallagher Wants to Be President, Google Thinks He’s Roger Daltry

Divergent Visions of the Past: What Would Google+, YouTube, and Facebook Have Looked Like in 1997? (And Some Guest Apperances)

Once Upon has their answer. I love the spirit of their project, but I believe the truth is much simpler, and it's called AOL. Circa 1997. Speaking of which: Beck in 1997 http://youtu.be/c5M3chPv4v0 I literally cannot watch that video for fear of the uncontrollable mourning that might pour forth.  Not a longing for my teenage … Continue reading Divergent Visions of the Past: What Would Google+, YouTube, and Facebook Have Looked Like in 1997? (And Some Guest Apperances)