The Evolution of Music and Film

April 30, 2010

Teenage Jesus and the Jerks were an influential 1970’s No Wave band.  They inspired post-punk groups like Swans, who in turn influenced many modern day acts, including Tool.

Their respective music videos are below, the progression is apparent (albeit not for the faint of heart).

“Orphans” by Teenage Jesus and the Jerks

“Love of Life” by Swans

“Stinkfist” by Tool

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This Makes Me Happy Part XIV

April 6, 2010

Joshua Sacco kicks off opening day at Fenway 2010.  Not a bad way to start the season.

Mr. Sacco’s debut

The original (be sure not to blink around 1:45)