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At 20: Neutral Milk Hotel, In the Aeroplane Over the Sea

On February 10, 1998, Neutral Milk Hotel released their second (and last) album, InĀ the Aeroplane Over the Sea.

Jeff Mangum, founder and leader of the Elephant 6 Recording Co ( which included bands Olivia Tremor Control, The Apples In Stereo and Of Montreal), created a psychedelic folk punk record with harrowing and sometime personal lyrics filled with intense emotion, with the story of Anne Frank as it’s central underlying theme. 188 more words

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In the Aeroplane Over the Sea


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

Review: I Can Spin A Rainbow by Amanda Palmer & Edward Ka-Spel

I’ve been a silent fan of Amanda Palmer for a while, probably since about 2008 where I was introduced to her music (Dresden Dolls) through a friend while studying at the University. 338 more words


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


will grayson

i am currently in the process of readingĀ Will Grayson, Will Grayson:

  • neutral milk hotel is an interesting band name
  • just saying, okay?
  • will #2 and his crush on isaac is basically half of my life right now…
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John Green

an ode to NMH

When I was 15-16ish the boy I had the biggest crush on and thought was the most interesting unique soul I had ever encountered introduced to me Neutral Milk Hotel through a pair of headphones in a church parking lot. 407 more words


The Singing Saw at Christmastime

Could hardly be more plain. I can’t imagine we haven’t posted this up in previous years but here it is again, Julian Koster plays festive favourites on a singing saw. 97 more words