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Of Montreal: Best Live Band Ever?

It’s quite possible that Of Montreal is the best live band in the history of live music. Yes, I am fully aware of how hyperbolic that is. Sue me.
I’m also aware that this clip isn’t live. It’s on account that the band is so amazing live that no human can accurately capture the genius on any current recording medium.* Perhaps sometime in the future there will be a way…. Pray that there is.

*Or it could just be that most live clips of them have lousy audio…..
Ok, I lied. This one’s pretty damn cool:

3 Hot Shows, On Sale….NOW

Tickets for Arctic Monkeys in Central Park, Rilo Kiley at Webster Hall and Of Montreal at Roseland have just gone on sale. I’ve got mine, do you?
BTW, if you’re a friend of mine, text or email me before you buy tix, since I might have extras!
Arctic Monkeys – Wednesday, September 5th (2 days after Telluride and 1 day before Toronto)
Rilo Kiley – 2 days: Saturday, September 22nd and Sunday, September 23rd. I’m going on Saturday.
Of Montreal – Saturday, October 13th.

Sarasota 07: All My Pix

So, I finally finished uploading my pix from the most amazing, wonderful and engaging 2007 Sarasota Film Festival and BOY HOWDY are they fun. At least they are to me. There’s celebrities (really!), filmmakers (who may soon be celebs!), film festival staff (oooh!), birds, lizards and even karaoke!
I’ll be uploading video later, but until then, if your name is/film is: Jared Moshe, Jen Weiss, Tom Hall, Holly Herrick, Ry Russo-Young, David Wilson, Blood Car, Bob Giovanelli, Rae, Max Burke-Phillips, David Robinson, Gary Springer, Nick Springer, Mike Tully, Matt Robison, Ryan Harrington, Steve Buscemi, Mary Kerr, Poull Brien, Marcia Gay Harden, Joey Pants, David Garber, some Sandhill Cranes, Me, a tarantula, some poison arrow frogs, some herons and lizards, David Lowery, Lodge Kerrigan, The Israelis, Paul Lovelace, Paul Marchant, Ricci Shryock, Of Montreal, Norman Jewison, Josh Braun, Chad Lowe, Christine Jennings or Jessica Wolfson, check it out! http://www.flickr.com/photos/rabbireport/