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Oct 16, 04 10:15 AM

I Link With Impunity.


A Cambodian freak-out jam; a Vassar girl rants over noodling--

1) Cambodian chapey singers play this kind of weird, joyous, tumbleforth music, alternating improvised sung-rants with wild playing on a two-stringed, guitar-like instrument, the chapey dang veng. Kong Nai is a badass, a blind man, and can be found on the above link. Scroll down a little and click on either of two tunes by the sunglassed, grinning Khmer hipster.

2) I found this on Friendster. A student at Vassar extemporaneously holding forth on some hilarious shit. Enjoy this tune by Leanne Handelsman.

Posted by Mike at October 16, 2004 10:15 AM

Got that italics thing down now, dontcha!

Posted by: liz at October 16, 2004 10:17 AM

That picture is the best thing ever.

Posted by: Veronica at October 16, 2004 12:24 PM

um, this phrase "neckface" is also scribbled on a pole at the subway at the E stop at 53rd+Lexington, should we as a city, and maybe a nation, be concerned with this "neckface"?

Posted by: Mike at October 16, 2004 12:51 PM

Neck Face is a New York graffiti artist who likes to scribble his name and make five-year old-like drawings on everything. He's an acquaintance of an acquaintance of an acquaintance of mine; I've seen his stuff up here in Boston on occasion as well. Apparently he's a pretty chill guy.

Posted by: Ian at October 16, 2004 4:48 PM

Kong Nai totally sounds like John Lee Hooker.

Posted by: dave at October 16, 2004 9:46 PM

That's my favorite Neckface tag ever. You have no idea how happy it makes me to see it show up on your blog.

Posted by: Jon at October 18, 2004 1:13 AM

That Neckface looked a lot more derelict a month ago, before all the posters:

I'm not sure if they're an improvement.

Posted by: Mike at October 19, 2004 11:45 AM

This is pretty amusing:

Go to to play.

Posted by: leanne at October 19, 2004 3:37 PM

neckface is a friend of this guy we know in LA who goes around taking pictures of people.. something something

neckface throws up pieces with the OBEY guy

Posted by: yeah at October 24, 2004 8:41 PM