Twitter Roundup #23

Tweet tweetBelow are the fascinating things we’ve posted to Twitter recently. In reverse chronological order, just like Twitter…

• Yauch: ‘reports of my being totally cancer free are exaggerated.’ RT @beastieboys: Jan 7, 2011 9:05pm

• Worlds collide. RT @wattfrompedro: jandek watt works bass for this legendary man saturday, jan 8 at 8pm Jan 7, 2011 3:16pm

• Girl Talk profile. RT @nytimesmusic: The 373-Hit Wonder Jan 7, 2011 12:47pm

• Amazing 1965 footage of the WHO at the Marquee Club in a French doc called ‘Les Mods.’ Jan 7, 2011 12:25pm

• Big Star and Badfinger sound a lot alike. #unoriginalrevelations Jan 7, 2011 11:41am

Lots more below, and you might consider joining the 1,014 other people following us on Twitter so you can keep up with this important stuff as it happens…

• NP: ‘Free-For-All’ by Ted Nugent. This song is good enough to make you forgive all of his wacko antics. #stakesarehigh #whenindoubt Jan 7, 2011 11:22am

• RT @slicingeyeballs: Download cleaned-up stereo rip of those #thesmiths demos in FLAC format: Jan 7, 2011 9:42am

• Ham? RT @kanyewest: 1.11.11 Jan 7, 2011 9:41am

• RT @soundofthecity: Hear the Mountain Goats’ Score to Sir Arne’s Treasure Jan 6, 2011 4:46pm

• Ha. Now THAT’s a good one. RT @colinmeloy: Will you ever reunite The Postal Service? @spatouttweets #colinquestion Jan 6, 2011 1:47pm

• RT @NPRmusic: If you missed @IronAndWine playing ‘Kiss Each Other Clean’ last night, watch, listen and download now: Jan 6, 2011 1:45pm

• Download The Replacements bootleg, Shit, Shower & Shave (live 1989) from @aquadrunkard: Jan 6, 2011 11:52am

• Cher had an affair with Warren Beatty when she was 16; he was 25: Child molester? Or are we just more uptight now? Jan 6, 2011 11:44am

@therealzooeyd It’s Bieb’s world; we just live in it. Jan 6, 2011 7:52am

• RT @BobGendron25: SoundScan 2010 music sales figures released today: New record for Vinyl sales: 2.8 million, 71% purchased at indie stores. #soundscan Jan 5, 2011 11:33pm

• 33.3 artists and designers re-interpret and re-imagine existing album covers: Jan 5, 2011 10:28pm

• Awesome. RT @CornelWest: Traveling to Chicago to help my dear brother @RhymeFest in his quest to b/c 20th Ward Alderman. Jan 5, 2011 9:54pm

• RT @twentyfourbit: RT @Sabatooth: Audio: John Darnielle – ‘No Surprises (Radiohead cover)’ Jan 5, 2011 4:38pm

• Wow! All 5 issues of short-lived 1973 teen groupie mag ‘Star’ archived via @jesshopp Jan 5, 2011 4:38pm

• Appeals Court Kills Universal’s Lawsuit Over Re-Selling Promo CDs: via @tipsheet #notforsale Jan 5, 2011 10:44am

• Good times back in 2009. She still on here? RT @jgrossnas: Courtney Love’s Tweets Lead to Unique Defamation Showdown Jan 5, 2011 8:59am

• RT @nytimesmusic: Movie Review | ‘Phil Ochs: There but for Fortune’: Aspiring to Musical Power and Glory Jan 5, 2011 8:56am

• RT @RollingStone: Read @RollingStone‘s 1978 feature on Gerry Rafferty, who died today at 63: Jan 4, 2011 8:01pm

• RT @clr: clowns to the left of me, jokers to the right. he’s gonna get tired of hearing that when he gets upstairs. Jan 4, 2011 5:26pm

• Stuck in the middle with you… RT @robertloerzel: R.I.P. the singer of ‘Baker Street.’ Gerry Rafferty obituary: Jan 4, 2011 4:14pm

• Uh no! RT @soundofthecity: Titus Andronicus Bassist Ian Graetzer Leaves the Band Jan 4, 2011 4:12pm

• Solid Americana on GLONO Records. RT @rivierasound: We’re #24. We dropped one. Like us! Jan 4, 2011 2:56pm

• Awesome. RT @robertloerzel: RT @parisreview: How I came to own Edward Gorey’s fur coat. Jan 4, 2011 2:50pm

@annkpowers I wanted to name my kid Huckleberry. Wife vetoed. I still think it’s a great American name. Jan 4, 2011 2:43pm

• Huh. Conflicted re: historical document but I’ll read it to my kid now. RT @annkpowers: Huckleberry Finn to be reprinted minus the ‘N’ word. Jan 4, 2011 2:42pm

• So all you people who said Astral Weeks would grow on me were right. It sunk in. It’s got its own space. Think I need it on vinyl though. Jan 4, 2011 2:39pm

• ‘I’m tired of rappers who deploy slut-shame to smoke-screen their near total fear of pussy.’ on @kanyewest Jan 4, 2011 12:54pm

@iancr My pals refer to serendipitous shuffle as the Maggot Brain. Jan 4, 2011 12:39pm

• Don Was explains why liner notes matter: @metrotimes via @fingertipsmusic Jan 4, 2011 11:04am

• RT @twentyfourbit: White Stripes Reissue Captain Beefheart Covers/Sub Pop Singles Jan 4, 2011 10:55am

• I don’t have many pleasures I feel guilty about–I’ll defend most of my weirdnesses (e.g., Wham) to the death–but The Bachelor? Guilty. Jan 4, 2011 12:30am

@unclegrambo I’m really hoping Fang Girl makes it a few weeks. I might stop watching once she’s off. #bachelor Jan 4, 2011 12:25am

• Seriously though, why is the ground always wet on The #Bachelor? Some of those gals have long dresses. #shiny #sopping #waterstains Jan 3, 2011 10:02pm

• RT @rosannecash: If I can’t open my mind, hear what my kids hear, appreciate it for what it is, I’m dead in the water. May as well go play shuffleboard. Jan 3, 2011 9:53pm

• And Fox is the winner. RT @maura: it’s officially a fight: pepsi is the sole season-long sponsor for ‘the x factor.’ Jan 3, 2011 9:20pm

• Whoa. RT @metrowheelman: Why is an image of the Bob Hope golf cart one of my earliest memories? The 70s were weird. Jan 3, 2011 7:48pm

• RT @Billboard_Music: How the Music of ‘Jimmy Fallon’ Whips Its Late-Night Competition Jan 3, 2011 6:05pm

@RollingStone Hey, your links don’t work in the iPhone. Fix that shit, please. It’s 2011. Jan 3, 2011 5:12pm

• Kanye West says his Jay-Z collaboration, Watch The Throne, will be released in a week. Really? Jan 3, 2011 4:47pm

• RT @1000TimesYes: Re: Pomplamoose RT @ichlugebullets Imagine if you’d told someone in 2002 that Moldy Peaches would be 300x more influential than The Strokes Jan 3, 2011 4:01pm

• Nirvana performs ‘Drain You’ live on French TV during their final tour in 1994: What a band. #forreal #noshit Jan 3, 2011 2:51pm

• RT @vulture: Mike Skinner Explains Why He’s Ending the Streets, Sadly Jan 3, 2011 2:23pm

• Woman beater @ChrisBrown has homophobic twitter war with some nobody. Classic. #dickindabootyasslilboy Jan 3, 2011 1:32pm

• MGMT @daytrotter Session: Jan 3, 2011 12:45pm

• Stream only, not download unless you’re a $45 fan club member. RT @tipsheet: Download a New GORILLAZ Album for FREE Jan 3, 2011 11:17am

• Kid Rock generated ~$3M more by keeping album off iTunes. Math by @billboardglenn: Jan 3, 2011 11:09am

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