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Top 10 Influential Indie Albums

Getting into indie music can seem overwhelming at first. The umbrella term “indie” seems to encompass an endless supply of bands, and trying to find the scene’s critically acclaimed heavyweights is fairly time-consuming. 4,232 more words

Indie Music

Elvis Perkins. while you were sleeping.

Son of actor Anthony Perkins (Norman Bates in Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho). His mother, a photographer, died on 9/11 (a passenger of one of the flights that hit the Twin Towers). 133 more words

Songs

What Makes It a Love Song?

I often have a word or two regarding love songs, so I thought this might be a good time to write a few of them down. 722 more words

Essays

Neutral Milk Hotel - In The Aeroplane Over The Sea

THIS is the best album EVER and I’ll fight anyone who disagrees. I’ll get deeper into my reasons for liking this so much eventually, but I just wanna say now, I have never heard anything as passionate and universal and earthshattering as this. 11/10.

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Album Oriented 98: Queens of the Stone Age and Neutral Milk Hotel

It’s an indie rock extravaganza for the episode on our #98 entries. Dan rocks out with Queens of the Stone Age and their Songs for the Deaf… 47 more words

Album Oriented

Self Portrait #2 - King of Carrot Flowers

Talking about music and sound in class inspired me to do a song for my second self portrait. Although this is just a simple folk song and not nearly as experimental as the works of John Cage, it fits into one of my favorite styles of music: Lo-fi. 100 more words

Self Portraits

NEUTRAL MILK HOTEL - " In the Aeroplane Over the Sea "

For the most part, the mythology around Neutral Milk Hotel has existed beyond their control. Their singer and leader, Jeff Mangum, is certainly a part-recluse, but beyond anything he’s simply a man who called it quits at the very moment his band saw their name in lights. 805 more words

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