Archive for the songs by Mike Category

morse code for sailors

Posted in "rock", Ben, Erin, Heaps, Matt, originals, songs by Mike on 08/20/2009 by zombiepublicspeaking
. . . in case you were wondering

THIS WEEK: two attempts at censoring The Heaps.

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the hockey team is winning again–there’s fighting in the stands

Posted in "rock", ? and the Mysterians, Ben, covers, Erin, Erin singing, Heaps, Jens Lekman, LIVE, Matt, Okkervil River, originals, songs by me, songs by Mike, The Zombies on 07/08/2009 by zombiepublicspeaking

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Hear the Heaps houseparty here!
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a success of a certain kind

Posted in "rock", Ben, Erin, Erin singing, Heaps, Matt, originals, songs by Erin, songs by Mike, unplanned on 05/06/2009 by zombiepublicspeaking

clara cutsTHIS WEEK: the Mike Barach effect, plus the name of everything ever.

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lots of trouble, lots of bubbles

Posted in "rock", AJ, B52s, Ben, covers, Erin, Erin singing, Heaps, Matt, originals, songs by me, songs by Mike on 04/17/2009 by zombiepublicspeaking

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THIS WEEK: 2 new recordings of originals on our new myspace page, plus a song about a certain kind of lobster.

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the Nuggets fallacy

Posted in "rock", AJ, Ben, Erin, Garage Rock, Heaps, Matt, music writing, originals, songs by Mike on 02/05/2009 by zombiepublicspeaking

aka “we coulda been ‘The Definite Article.'”

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The second part of my ramblings about how to classify The Heaps.  This week: “garage rock”, with trenchant analysis of the “Nuggets” box set.

SONGS: new recordings of the most popular Heaps originals, “Casual Encounters” and “Old Palo Verde”–now hosted at our myspace page

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