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‘if your heart is a flame burning brightly’


posthumous praise pours out
with all the bittersweetness
of too little too late,
a cascade leaden with regret,
a familiar call and response,
the side effect of death is appreciation. 117 more words

Poem

death and the musician

hearing a certain song now
resonates inside your heart
as if it really held strings;
and your eyes begin to leak the grief
that is drowning you by degrees. 61 more words

Poem

Savage Young Du

I didn’t order this boxset Du (pun intended) to the expensive price when it first was up for order. However when I noticed a copy for sale with a good discount, I jumped on it and after receiving it and giving the records a spin and read the amazing book, I understand the price for this hefty piece of art. 50 more words

Vinyl

Walter Biggins and Daniel Crouch - Workbook

Other than Husker Du my only other exposure to Bob Mould was his band Sugar. So upon hearing that his first solo album, Workbook was going to get the 33 1/3 treatment, I decided to give it a listen. 241 more words

33 1/3

Hüsker Dü - Warehouse: Songs and Stories (1987)

Hüsker Dü was actually pretty short-lived but they were incredibly prolific during the time they were active. This is their last album, and it’s another double LP – meaning this band released 8 LPs worth of new material in 5 years. 437 more words

Music

Hüsker Dü - Candy Apple Grey (1986)

This album is on a MAJOR LABEL, it was released on Warner Bros, so this is the moment when Hüsker Dü finally sold their souls to the man. 507 more words

Music

Hüsker Dü - Flip Your Wig (1985)

Damn these guys put out a lot of albums. This is their 2nd album of 1985, coming out just 8 months after New Day Rising… 433 more words

Music