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Archive for the 'todd rundgren' Category

Born to Synthesize

Friday, September 18th, 2009

Midnight Special, 2/14/75.

“Like a high-priced prostitute, I have my specialites”

Saturday, August 29th, 2009

A Digital Chat With a Wizard, a True Star

Music As A Service

Thursday, January 8th, 2009

http://fora.tv/2008/12/13/Todd_Rundgren_Time_for_the_Music_Industry_to_Evolve It’s actually too late for the music industry to evolve, but it’s an endearing concept.

Rundgren feature on CNN/CNN.com

Thursday, January 8th, 2009

http://www.cnn.com/2009/SHOWBIZ/Music/01/08/todd.rundgren/index.html

The Second Mortgage Club

Wednesday, October 15th, 2008

You’ve always wanted to help pay off Todd Rundgren’s house in Kaua’i. You just didn’t know it until now. $600 is all it takes.

A Treatise On Cosmic Fire (excerpt)

Sunday, August 24th, 2008

Transposed down a half step, as originally recorded. The original is 36 minutes long and comprises side two of 1975′s Initiation LP. All instrumentation is by Rundgren and Roger Powell, including (I believe) the first– or at least the most extensive– use of rhythm machines on a Billboard Top 100 album at the time (actually, [...]

Bash

Sunday, May 18th, 2008

I won’t be able to make it but I’ll be there in spirit.

Next Stop: Stonehenge

Saturday, July 28th, 2007

A short clip of Todd Rundgren ascending the pyramid for the climatic solo in “Singring”. Watch carefully for the descent at the end; luckily Mr. Rundgren narrowly avoids crushing the dancing woodland elves. 1977.

It’s Been Six Months Since I Posted a YouTube Video…

Wednesday, May 30th, 2007

…from Todd Rundgren. So I’m overdue. Much of the language in this one is not safe for work. Enjoy. Todd Rundgren performing “Jesse” live in Baltimore 1991.

It’s Been Over Two Years Since I Posted Any Todd Rundgren Lyrics

Friday, April 20th, 2007

..and this, of course, will not stand. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Temporary Sanity I had such great expectations of the world’s benevolence Of benevolence I prefer hallucinations ’cause they tend to make more sense Than experience But it was just another sneak attack of temporary sanity It was a pleasant stay, but now I’m back from temporary sanity [...]