I’ve recently started listening to the US band Brian Jonestown Massacre after they were higly recommended on a local radio station, and I downloaded all their stuff from their mp3 page.
Their music is influenced by many different styles – 60s pop, 70s psychedelia and 90s indie rock/shoegazing with a bit of that great psychedelic indian sitar sound thown in. Named after the legendary Rolling Stones guitarist and the town of religious fanatics who committed mass suicide in 1978, they’ve existed since the early 90s, which kind of makes me regret I had not heard of them earlier…
Well, she might not blow just yet, but over the last weeks scientist have been watching the Mount St. Helens volcano in the US state Washington for signs of a possible violent eruption, which might happen in a a couple of days or weeks.
In the meantime, there’s the Mount St. Helens VolcanoCam at Johnston Ridge a few kilometers away, which offers an excellent view of the action at the volcano: