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On Mark Kozelek

The brutal truth of social media is that those who choose to ignore it and are not careful can be branded ‘outcasts’, ‘misanthropists’ or worse. Kozelek knows this all too well but doesn’t seem to care one iota. 1,212 more words

Live Music

Culture clash

“You’ve tried to seduce me with dictionary definitions, research about the Philippines, and theoretical calculus.”

Kenny to Benji, Space Is Infinite

Those who, like Benji, prefer to seduce with an assist from cultural research, might find some of these resources helpful. 368 more words

Mixtapes and mixed emotions

Benji has us thinking about mixtapes this week and what might be on a list of songs about “not knowing how somebody feels.” Here’s some inspiration from Assistant Director Josh, featuring more classic George Michael and living legend Aretha Franklin: 15 more words

Saved by the (rotary phone) bell

BENJI I know it’s you.

KENNY Do you just say that every time you answer the phone?

BENJI No, I know. The phone rings differently. 196 more words

Benji - Sun Kil Moon (2014)

The business of sad music was perfected in the modern context with 4AD. While not new, the label brought stylized melancholy to a post-punk audience and made it cool (again). 588 more words

Alternative Rock

A letter to Benji

On Wednesday the 1st of April 2015 I lost my best friend. A good friend of mine told me about how when she was younger and had lost her own dog she wrote letters to her in her diary. 1,318 more words



When you’re a teenager, sometimes the right song, book, or movie has the power to change your world. As Kenny and Benji begin to realize that they are more than just friends, they use the underground comic book SHADE THE CHANGING MAN as a touchstone for their burgeoning relationship. 868 more words