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October 3, 2012 10:14 pm
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  • Money
  • By: N.A.S.A.
  • The Spirit Of Apollo
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“Money” by N.A.S.A. (feat. David Byrne, Chuck D., Ras Congo, Seu Jorge & Z-Trip)

If you haven’t heard The Spirit Of Apollo already, well, these two DJ’s sampled a bunch of Brazilian beats and invited the most diverse group of artists they could find to play with these sounds.  Hell, they even convinced Tom Waits to rap with Kool Keith.  Anyhow, here’s a song about the root of all evil.

Get outta here.

May 5, 2012 12:37 pm May 26, 2011 2:48 pm
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Antony Crook 

The musician’s take on Tom Wolfe…

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Antony Crook 

The musician’s take on Tom Wolfe…

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November 8, 2010 10:09 am
Not Your Parents' Audiobook: David Byrne's "Bicycle Diaries"

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David Byrne’s successful book, Bicycle Diaries, probably would have sold just fine as a traditional audiobook, as well. However, never one for the status quo, Byrne wanted to do something a little more interesting than simply reading the book in silence and releasing it as a download or cd. Instead, he looked to other successful audio formats for inspiration, namely NPR shows that incorporate scene sounds and podcasts.