Just in time for election season, royalty-free music site firstcom
has released a playlist of music for attack ads
. You can choose the dramatic "Negative Vibes," the dual-mood "Compared to What's His Name," the dark "He's a Sneaky One" or the anthemic "Better Days Ahead." Firstcom also has playlists for pirates
, extreme weather
and science and technology.
?uestlove is grounded.
As the house band for Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, The Roots
are known for providing guests of the show with impressive, personalized entrances.
Last night, however, in an ill advised attempt at snark that has left some feelings hurt
Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann entered the stage to the song "Lyin’ Ass Bitch” by Fishbone. [more inside]
Gospel singer Herman Cain's
album "Sunday Morning" is now available online. In the fifteen years
since the album was originally released the singer and baptist preacher
has also found success in the business world
, and politics
One of his groovingest tracks was called I Don't Care
, but apparently Michel Martelly, aka Sweet Micky, decided he did
care enough about Haiti to run for president of the country. And now he's president of the country
. Unlike Bill Clinton, however, Sweet Micky definitely
inhaled, and, hey... he's on a horse
. [more inside]
If you missed the VP debate last night, you might enjoy this video of VP debate highlights in song and dance
by Michael Gregory. (Also available: Running From Your Shadow
, presidential debate highlights in song and dance.) DLYT
All Songs Considered
offers a sample of new tunes for the 2004 U.S. Presidential Election. "In this election year it seemed a good idea to put out a call for music about politics. What we wanted was satire; what we got were earnest and passionate songs that mostly bashed the incumbent president." There's also "a sample of the songs used to pump up crowds at political rallies" by both sides.