In light of recent events regarding the NSA’s sweeping data collection program, we put together a parody site that hopefully draws a laugh and some further attention to the issue. Please share! getprsm.com
However, behind the parody, Datacoup is a real company doing real things to…
Moon King the project of Daniel Benjamin and Maddy Wilde, is connected to the Toronto scene of Doldrums, Grimes, and Austra, but finds their influences in the likes of the Cocteau Twins. “Appel”, off their EP Obsessions II, is a hi-res shoegaze anthem that interweaves the duo’s voices in a dreamlike haze. Obsessions II is out August 14 on One Big Silence, the label run by Mike Haliechuk of Fucked Up. Moon King is playing Shea Stadium on March 3.
“If there’s one piece of wisdom that this simple pilgrim would like to impart upon you: have the courage to start with the customer. My biggest regrets are the moments that I let a lack of data override my intuition on what’s best for our customers.”—Andrew Mason in his ‘I was fired today’ memo to Groupon employees (via msg)