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dj kali & mr. dna @ the caustic lounge 05.10.11

the second week in a row of the caustic lounge! mr. dna continued with his "two-fer" theme, whereas i went with the time-honoured dj kali tradition of winging it.

if you're in the montreal area, feel free to check out womansland next friday, featuring performances from a variety of local women artists and, yes, a dj kali set to get your toes tapping. following that, i'll also be guest hosting stereophobic once more on october 15th at midnight.

you cannot escape my clammy clutches, people!

dj kali's "i wonder what this would go with" set...

gelatinous citizen :: big sounds for happy cows
din :: stab [scissor mix]
xeno & oaklander :: another
absolute body control :: never seen
front 242 :: rerun time
and one :: die mitte
hula :: big heat
siouxsie & the banshees :: dear prudence
danielle dax :: kernow
death in june :: flieger
novy svet :: siento lo
foetus :: butterfly potion
ordo equitum solis :: de fortuna
o paradis :: luz del presente
zola jesus :: run me out
butthole surfers :: cherub
minimal man :: pull back the bolt
sleep museum :: no regrets
konstruktivits :: white design ii
plecid :: laughing
novy svet :: en possession de te

and mr. dna's second double shot set, featuring every artist twice featuring every artist twice:

the rolling stones :: 2000 light years from home
the rolling stones :: gimme shelter
sebadoh :: vampire
sebadoh :: s.soup
dinosaur jr :: the lung
dinosaur jr :: whatever's cool with me
rem :: radio free europe
rem :: star 69
hüsker dü :: everything falls apart
hüsker dü :: chartered trips
eric's trip :: frame
eric's trip :: december '93
superchunk :: swallow that
superchunk :: keeping track
the jesus lizard :: zachariah
the jesus lizard :: the associate
shellac :: doris
shellac :: il porno star
my bloody valentine (for john d.) :: only shallow
my bloody valentine (for john d.) :: (when you wake) you're still in a dream
the jesus & mary chain :: you trip me up
the jesus & mary chain :: sidewalking
wall of voodoo :: me & my dad
wall of voodoo :: back in flesh
polysics :: i my me mine
polysics :: black out fall out
devo :: time out for fun
devo :: r u experienced?
kraftwerk :: the man-machine (live)
kraftwerk :: the robots (live)
skinny puppy :: human disease (s.k.u.m.m.)
skinny puppy :: shore lined poison
front 242 :: take one
front 242 :: circling overland
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tenacious d :: fuck her gently

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jihadvertising?

i keep seeing this ad for tictac candies:



am i the only one who finds the suicide bomber clown at the end a little unnerving? all the nice natural things like the bunny and the [extinct] woolly mammoth and the fruit get devoured by a trying-to-appear-nonthreatening-but-obviously-psychotic clown who then blows himself up. congratulations, tictac, i think this ad has landed you on about a dozen watch lists.

oh and by the way, showing me that your product will somehow cause my stomach to explode in a rainbow of wtf makes me believe that doing consuming tictacs would be a worse dietary decision than the time i ate two raw eggs and a half a bottle of hot sauce on a dare.

making faces :: hot stuff, comin' through

i don't even know what to say about the weather. the end of september saw temperatures at a scalding 36c/ 97f outside. this is especially annoying because we've had a moderate summer. most days it rained a little in the morning, the temperatures didn't creep into the 30s too often and there wasn't the normal stretch of a few weeks when it felt like we were living on the sun. now, we've receded into more normal fall weather, although it's still on the warm side for mid-october. that climate change thing is a bitch.

trying to think of something positive in the situation, it does put me in a perfect frame of mind to write about urban decay's naked heat palette. it's the latest in what appears to be an endless series of warm neutral and red eyeshadow palettes that have followed in the footsteps of anastasia's modern renaissance. [which i ultimately decided i didn't need after doing a thorough search of my considerable stash.] i do think that it'…

i agree, smedley [or, smokers totally saved our planet in 1983]

so this conversation happened [via text, so i have evidence and possibly so does the canadian government and the nsa].

dom and i were trying to settle our mutual nerves about tomorrow night's conversion screening, remembering that we've made a fine little film that people should see. which is just about exactly what dom had said when i responded thusly:

me :: i agree smedley. [pauses for a moment] did you get that here?

dom :: no?

me :: the aliens who were looking at earth and then decided it wasn't worth bothering with because people smoked even though it was bad for them?
come to think of it, that might mean that smokers prevented an alien invasion in the seventies.

dom :: what ?!?!?

me :: i've had wine and very little food. [pause] but the alien thing was real. [pause.] well, real on tv.

dom :: please eat something.

of course, i was wrong. the ad in question ran in 1983. this is the part where i would triumphantly embed the ad from youtube, except that the governmen…