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There's no accounting for taste.

Jun 10 , 2011 | Posted by: Fighter #1 | 2 Comments

Today, I think we should talk about (and link to!) horrible music.

A few years back, some... scientists? collected a bunch of data points and tried to quantify what people like ...

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Crackpot Theories: A Dearth of Miracles

I've had several conversations with atheist to agnostic friends over the years that included a question something like: "If God is so existenceful, how come He has never appeared to me?"

Setting aside the fake words used by my imaginary debate ...

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Hey kids! Regdar and the Fighters wants to rock your basement! Wait... does that sound weird?

May 13 , 2011 | Posted by: Fighter #1 | 3 Comments

The adventure that was last weeks show really highlighted something to me: I like all-ages shows. Though it's not because they're safer and weird stuff is less likely to happen. Generally, we want crazy, unexpected things to happen at shows. That's ...

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Well that was... interesting.

May 5 , 2011 | Posted by: Fighter #1 | Show recap | 0 Comments

For those of you who missed it, last night's show was an unusual one. They ended up juggling the bands around timing-wise a bit, which wasn't a big deal. A couple fans only caught the tail end of the bands they came to see, but it wasn't a game ...

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Story time with uncle Steve - Oryen

This is a true story that an archaeologist friend of mine once told me.

Once upon a time there was a kingdom called Oryen. It was a mighty and prosperous kingdom with a wise and benevolent king. One year, the king ordered a great ...

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Other bands we like: Rebecca Black...

Mar 26 , 2011 | Posted by: Fighter #1 | Other bands we enjoy | 1 Comment

No, not that one! I spent this week visiting my brother in ...

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Other Bands We Enjoy: Chooglin'

Mar 9 , 2011 | Posted by: Fighter #1 | Other bands we enjoy | 1 Comment

We played a show with Chooglin' last November.

They were a really enjoyable, high-energy group! I'd describe their music as what you'd get if ska was derived from funk instead of reggae. (This is, of course, to imply all the best parts ...

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Crackpot Theories: Godwin's Law = MOAR NAZIS!

Godwin's Law is one of those universal rules of the Internet. For those of you unfamiliar with the term, it states: "As the length of an argument on the Internet increases, the odds of someone being compared to Hitler or the Nazis approaches 1." There ...

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Other bands we enjoy: Prizzy Prizzy Please

Feb 18 , 2011 | Posted by: Fighter #1 | Other bands we enjoy | 0 Comments

We played a show with Prizzy Prizzy Please last summer, and it was pretty brilliant! They put on a high-energy show with some really cool sonic textures.

Their prominent use of ...

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Yesterday's show at the Frequency

Feb 17 , 2011 | Posted by: Fighter #1 | Show recap | 1 Comment

We had a pretty sweet show at the Frequency in Madison yesterday.  Unfortunately, only about 20 people showed up who weren't in the other bands. We rocked pretty hard but there weren't a lot of faces there to be rocked. I guess everyone was two ...

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