The summer before I started college, I made friends with a girl I had met at a pre-college event at my university. We kept in contact throughout the summer, anticipating what our new college careers had in store. 598 more words
Tags » Neutral Milk Hotel
Both of these albums deserve their own write-up. And I’m sure I could easily could find enough to talk about each of them. However, I think it is necessary that I string them together due to the fact that I listened to them very close to each other; and they struck similar feelings in me. 696 more words
Jeff Mangum, Scott Spillane, Julian Koster, Jeremy Barnes (Photo: brightestyoungthings.com)
Everything Is (1995) – EP
After numerous demos, this fuzzy lo-fi EP recorded during the early ’90s by the pained Jeff Mangum and friends sees our soon-to-be glorified cultist experimenting with acoustic melodies and “punk rhythms”. 852 more words
George Watsky says there’s nothing like the first time, and the first time he went to a concert he was “high all night”.
A great concert sticks with you forever, but it only lasts for a couple of hours at most (unless it’s a jam band, then a couple hours at least). 247 more words