The Thoughtful Animal

Category archives for Jams

What I’m Listening To

I totally heart this song.

What I’m Listening To

Gaga before she was Gaga. From an NYU talent show. Dedicated to @_ColinS_

What I’m Listening To

A French selection for today: Slave by François Feldman. (Lyrics in French with an English translation.)

What I’m Listening To

Sapri Li Ahuva (Tell me, beloved) by one of my fave Israeli singers, Dindin Aviv. For those who don’t understand Hebrew, here is a transliteration (courtesy hebrewsongs.com): Tell me beloved, with your beautiful eyes What does your heart desire? Tell me child, beautiful in my dream How will I wake you up for the day?…

OK Go Meets Animal

The science-loving band OK Go (whose newest video messes with time perception) has another hilarious video out there. Not a music video, mind you. Just a video. It appears they had a bit of a run-in with Animal, of the muppets, at the Webby Awards. Those dudes are hilarious.

What I’m Listening To

Drove down PCH with a friend on Friday night blasting this song just as the moon was rising above the horizon. Fantastic. Alejandro – Lady Gaga

Friday Film Time

How cool is this? (via BoingBoing)

Another awesome music video from OK Go. The song is called “End Love”. Their last video for “This Too Shall Pass” featured a Rube-Goldberg machine; this one messes with your time perception. “The fastest we go is 172,800x, compressing 24 hours of real time into a blazing 1/2 second. The slowest is 1/32x speed, stretching…

Animals Playing Soccer!

The official song of the World Cup, Waka Waka (This Time For Africa), by Shakira. Totally awesome song. But also, animals playing soccer! (h/t @avflox)

Monday Afternoon Jams

Two songs by Israeli singer Maya Avraham. Lama (Why?) למה – official music video Tirkedi (Dance) תרקדי