Links for 8.4.08: Lollapalooza sounds, Walkmen recordings, $.03 cent tunes…
by Josh Kimball
*Keyboards: Mental Floss has collected 5 legendary musical keyboards, including the Mellotron and the Minimoog.
*Television: Fleet Foxes is on Letterman tonight. Or is that Fleet Foxes are on Letterman tonight? Whatever it is, it will be hippie. [three imaginary girls]
*Hardware: Skullcandy has made an iPod dock that looks like a pipe.
*Local: If you aren’t drinking Prairie Vodka, organic and packed in corn, you need to order yourself a Prairie+Tonic. Or a prairie fire. Except made with vodka. OK; I’m done. (I was in no way coerced – positively or negatively to post this – I happen to love corn kernels as packaging. Thank you.) [minnpost, though about a week after it hit my inbox from 3 other sources…]