×Pending Replies will be live across Kinja on Thursday, August 21. Read more.

The Mountain Goats' Peter Hughes Found A Better Use For A Saab Than…

Amidst all the hoopla about Vampire Weekend's torching of a pair of Saabs for their Diane Young video, and the band's subsequent apology to the Saab faithful, nobody mentioned one of the best uses of a Saab in a musical context in recent years — Peter Hughes' concept album Fangio. It's a collection of songs about… » 4/04/13 12:03pm 4/04/13 12:03pm

Like Every Hell But Kind of Green: The '56 German GP

Most of the footage of the N rburgring comes from in-car shots. But this supercalifragilisticexpialidocious footage from the legendary 1956 German Grand Prix showcases Juan Manuel Fangio, Stirling Moss, and the Marquis de Portago in a deathmatch that incidentally showcases the 'Ring from above. Plus, when was the… » 9/19/06 3:30pm 9/19/06 3:30pm