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09.25.13 Marina Galperina

Kids songs suck… But not when they’re covered by your favorite musical acts like sort of Grimes, Vampire Weekend and Danny Brown! That’s why ANIMAL made you this… “Indie Kidz Songs” — the best music compilation for kids OF ALL TIME [recently] featuring timeless children’s classics covered by very cool indie rock bands, hip rappers and […]

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06.28.13 Marina Galperina

Here’s that “Came Back Haunted” David Lynch music video you were looking for. It has… – Pulsating red squares. – Pulsating black dots. – A constantly inverting BW Photoshop of a girl-insect in a gasmask. – Creepy indoor mushroom cloud. – A shaky, angry, red-tinted close up of Trent Reznor. – One of David Lynch’s […]

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04.22.13 Marina Galperina

If you enjoyed the guilty pleasures of “Call Me a Hole” — Carly Rae Jepsen’s “Call Me Maybe” music and Nine Inch Nails’ “Head Like a Hole” vocals in a mash-up by PomDeter — here’s something else you can slap yourself hard in the face for liking. Better late than never, here’s ToTom’s answer — “Call You a […]

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03.04.13 Marina Galperina

Well, Trent did say “that the band is reinventing itself from scratch” so maybe this is that? Here’s a perfect mash-up of Carly Rae Jepsen’s “Call Me Maybe” and “Head Like a Hole” by Nine Inch Nails from PomDeter. PERFECT. NIN is going on tour starting this summer. Reznor. I missed you so bad. I missed you […]

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01.24.13 Eugene Reznik

Aphex Twin, Nine Inch Nails, Disasterpeace and in all likelihood, many other musicians have been hiding images in their songs for years. These Easter eggs can be found using something called a spectrograph, an application or instrument that creates visual renderings of audio signals. Other programs out there, like this one, or this one, do […]

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12.06.12 Marina Galperina

“There is a self-help book for almost every moment and problem in life…” but do they help? Or do they accumulate, piling in your basements, bookstores, bookshelves into a protective fort, telling you things you want to hear in a collective chorus, letting you blame the printed word for your heart, nay, crotch-related misdoings? Ah, […]

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Marina Galperina

There’s a reason for clichéd emo-metaphors like “she broke my heart,” “he burned me,” and “she stabbed me in the back,” says the New Scientist, compiling several recent studies to show you that shit hurts. Literally. Rejection and betrayal fire up the same neural pathways activated by bruises and burns. When one begins to feel isolated, there’s […]

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06.18.12 Marina Galperina

It’s been over twenty years since NIN dropped “Pretty Hate Machine.” Feeling old? Not to worry. Here it is afresh, in nostalgic 8bit. Hmm. Ok. Presenting, Inverse Phase’s “Pretty Eight Machine.” No you can’t take that away from me. […]

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