Monthly Archives: May 2011

An Open Letter to Jarvis Cocker

So this weekend legendary Brit Pop outfit Pulp (straight outta sheffield, thank you very much) reunited at the Primavera Sound Festival in Barcelona. Truth be told – along with the friends I had playing on the lineup – this was … Continue reading

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VML Playlist 5-31-11

Wow, it’s been awhile! Today we hopped back on the mics for my official Primavera Sound 2011 recap. Anecdotes abounded (to put it mildly) and apologies in advance: I am SO going to be THAT girl, you know the one … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Kylie!

Yeah, I know, I’m supposed to be Out-Of-Office and all that jazz, but I’d be remiss if we didn’t bring up the fact that it is her royal fabulousness Kylie Minogue‘s birthday today. SHE IS 43 CAN YOU BELIEVE IT? … Continue reading

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Afro-Punk 2011 Lineup Announced!

Ok, so today’s plan was to go mining in the record stores and vintage shops in El Raval, but I dropped everything when I saw that this year’s Afro-Punk festival lineup was announced! Plus it gave me an excuse to … Continue reading

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Out of Office Reply: Gone to Primavera

Today’s photo is of The Flaming Lips at ATP NY in 2009, because I am off to see them at Primavera Sound! Wonder if they could use another dancing animal onstage? (God willing) I’ll be back next week with photos … Continue reading

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VML Playlist 5-20-11

Well that was interesting. Our open call for your fave roadtrip songs got a great response, and the sad thing is we didn’t have time to play them all! Granted towards the end of the show it kind of morphed … Continue reading

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Bag Raiders on Virgin Mobile Live

Chris and Jack of Bag Raiders swung by (“swung up from down under” ?) our studio to spin some tracks off their epic self titled debut, chat about all things Modular and impart some priceless wisdom on the best way … Continue reading

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This Is What We Leave You With : Eclectic Method’s Apocamix

A/V mash-up auteurs Eclectic Method have given us the gift of the Apocamix. I don’t know about you but I can’t wait for the mp3 of this one! Props for kicking it off with Mars Attacks – I hope they … Continue reading

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VML Playlist 5-19-11

So we hit the ground running today with White Lies hopping on the mics as a show opener. Let’s just say ‘a good time was had by all’ (their album Ritual is definitely one of the best this year) and … Continue reading

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White Lies on Virgin Mobile Live

Man, talk about closure! We finally got White Lies in studio to play some tracks off their EPIC album Ritual, as well as some personal picks of artists they are digging. Harry, Jack and Charles went deep and we had … Continue reading

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