Is this the happiest photo ever taken? Sometimes it's worth taking a few moments to reflect on something happy and enjoying life. I don't know about where you're at today -- but the sun is shining here in Portland and I've got a bunch of good music on my playlist.
Our friends over at PunkNews.org are streaming a new tribute EP that features Lawnmower and others covering songs by punk legends The Replacements. Check it out in the replies. As the self-proclaimed biggest Replacements fanatic on staff I'd say they definitely do these tunes justice. You can purchase the EP or pre-order it on vinyl via Save Your Generation Records here.
You can bring a parent to Warped Tour for free again this year.
Warped offers one complimentary parent/guardian admission to accompany a minor (under 18) that has purchased a ticket to a 2014 Warped Tour show. The complimentary ticket can ONLY be picked up at the white Vans Warped guest list tent located near the front entrance of the venue. The complimentary ticket is non-transferrable and the patron must show proof (Actual ticket, receipt or electronic order confirmation) at the tent. Limit one complimentary ticket per party
Morrissey's new album, World Peace is None of Your Business, is confirmed for a July release.
1) World Peace is None of Your Business
2) Neal Cassady Drops Dead
4) I'm Not a Man
5) Earth is the Loneliest Planet
6) Staircase at the University
7) The Bullfighter Dies
8) Kiss Me a Lot
9) Smiler with Knife
10) Kick the Bride Down the Aisle
12) Oboe Concerto
Ok, not really ... but Drake did appear on Jimmy Kimmel Live for a special segment of "I Witness News." He dons a beard and wig before taking to the street to talk to people about, you guessed it, Drake. He accuses himself of peeing in Baby Gap and refusing to acknowledge white sports players at the Espys, which he's hosting later this year. Full video is in the replies.
She testified that she discovered at least 100 videos of two-way chats between Steve Klein and unidentified females who appeared to be underage. At least one of the videos showed Steve Klein masturbating while two females — who were clothed — watched, she testified. She said she contacted a criminal attorney, who advised her to turn the drive over to police. A sheriff’s deputy arrived and picked up the device the next day. Under cross-examination, she admitted that she was looking for evidence that Steve Klein was having an affair at the time and that she didn’t see any undressed underage girls in the videos....
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If you caught our discussion thread yesterday, you probably noticed where we were heading. The first quarter of 2014 is officially over and I'm officially overwhelmed with new releases; I feel like the best are falling through the cracks. Do you feel like you're missing out as well? Well, have no fear! We're here with a special quarterly edition of the AbsolutePlaylist, highlighting some of our favorites from the past three months. Check out the playlist in both Spotify and Rdio renditions in the replies.