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August 28th, 2016 at 5:01 pm by
I normally make Texas red chili with beef, but decided I wanted a change. 1. Chili paste: - Selection of dried Mexican chiles. I used 30% anchos, 30% guajillos, 15% pasillas, 15% cascabel and 10% chiles de arbol - Water Dry-roast the chiles in the microwave in 15-second bursts until dry and fragrant, about 30 seconds for each batch of chiles. Remove seeds and pith, place into a saucepan, add water to cover, and bring to boil. Simmer until soft, about 10 minutes. Allow to cool, place in blender, and blend / pulse until smooth. Chili paste will keep in refrigerator for several w… Read more
August 26th, 2016 at 11:19 am
For those of you would did not 1) have access to cable 2) stay up past 11:35pm EST last night - YOU'RE IN LUCK. Below you can watch the network television debut from Car Seat Headrest. Will, Andrew, Ethan and Seth performed "Fill In The Blank" and for Stephen Colbert and a studio audience.
FYI - The band will be back on tour in starting August 30th in Boise, ID. Tuesday, August 30 – Neurolux, Boise ID& Wednesday, August 31 – Urban Lounge, Salt Lake City UT& Thursday, September 1 – Bluebird Theatre, Denver CO& September 3-5 – Made in America Festival 2016, Philadelphia, PA Monday, S… Read more
August 25th, 2016 at 11:16 am by
Car Seat Headrest's national TV debut takes place tonight on CBS' "The Late Show With Stephen Colbert" (11:35 eastern, 10:35 central - check your local listings here). Barring some sort of grid failure / disaster of Crispin Glover-face-kicking-proportions, we'll have a clip of said performance here tomorrow am. Tonight's other guests include Vice Presidential hopeful/Replacements fan Tim Kaine and thespian powerhouse Tony Hale. Car Seat Headrest on tour : Tuesday, August 30 – Neurolux, Boise ID& Wednesday, August 31 – Urban Lounge, Salt Lake City UT& Thursday, September 1 – Blue… Read more
August 15th, 2016 at 4:58 pm by
Steve Gunn and The Outliners can be heard tomorrow afternoon at 2pm eastern (11am pacific), in session for WXPN's "World Cafe". Tune in via your local NPR affiliate or listen online via XPN.org. The program will be available for streaming on-demand later Tuesday over at WorldCafe.NPR.org. purchase and/or stream 'Eyes On The Lines' from the following: The Matador Store: http://smarturl.it/EyesOnTheLines_lp Spotify: http://smarturl.it/EyesOnTheLines_s Steve Gunn Store: http://stevegunn.kungfustore.com iTunes: http://smarturl.it/EyesOnTheLines_i Amazon: http://smarturl.it/EyesOnT… Read more
August 10th, 2016 at 9:58 am
The stars of track and field are beautiful people.
You may be familiar with a sporting event by the name of the Olympic Games, which is taking place in Rio this year. To coincide with this, Belle and Sebastian have released a song "Olympic Village, 6am" in video-only format as the track and field events commence today. Stuart Murdoch says: "Belle and Sebastian dig the Olympics, love the Olympic ideal, love that the world gets together for a big 'sports day' once every four years. We can't be part of it, though we'd like to be. So we recorded a piece of music with Rio in mind, specif… Read more
August 4th, 2016 at 6:13 am
Savages' second album Adore Life, released in January of this year, has been nominated for this year's Hyundai Mercury Prize, after their first album Silence Yourself was also nominated for the prize back in 2013. The public are invited to vote online at the Mercury Prize website. Voting opens at 12pm (GMT) on Thursday 4th August and closes at 11:59pm (GMT) on Friday 12th August. Get your votes in people! The band are currently on their way back to European soil to play a series of festival dates shortly after supporting LCD Soundsystem at Red Rocks Amphitheater in Colorado. All dat… Read more