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Music #2: "In the Aeroplane Over the Sea" - Album Review

I won’t pretend to know or care about Neutral Milk Hotel’s motives or inspirations.  I haven’t done nearly enough research to even speculate about their creative process.  971 more words

Music

Arriving Late to the Hotel

I first heard about Neutral Milk Hotel from a co-worker.

Supposedly.

I guess more truthfully, I first heard about Neutral Milk Hotel on Parks and Recreation… 2,080 more words

Review

Album Anatomy: Neutral Milk Hotel’s “In the Aeroplane Over the Sea”

Welcome back to Album Anatomy! Each week, I choose a critically acclaimed album, explain its history and break it down track-by-track. If I do my job, you’ll know why I love the album and why you should check it out! 2,281 more words

Music

The neutral planet

Every once in a while, I’ll read a work of criticism and come across a line that might have been taken directly from my own head. 1,122 more words

Writing

In the Aeroplane Over the Sea

by NEUTRAL MILK HOTEL

What a beautiful face
I have found in this place
That is circling all round the sun
What a beautiful dream… 241 more words

Music & Lyrics

mangum. jeff mangum.

..and one day we will die
and our ashes will fly from the aeroplane over the sea
but for now we are young
let us lay in the sun… 23 more words

Music

In The Aeroplane Over The Sea Is Pretty Good

In The Aeroplane Over The Sea is anything but vague. Actually it’s everything but vague, considering how fucking all-encompassing that album is. Every line in it (individually) is almost like a mini story of it’s own, and all of them feel like they have so much… 659 more words