Translation: Oh you just found out about a new band? Well guess what I’m so much cooler than you, not only did I hear about this band earlier, but I liked their actually good music, and not the sell-out Latest Album. 824 more words
Tags » The Mountain Goats
Steal some sunscreen,
From the CVS.
Use too much,
And make a great big mess.
Wait where shadows mask or hide my scent.
So many so-called friends, 198 more words
I have this weird theory. It’s a theory within a theory, really, so bear with me. Saxophones are to music as cucumbers are to sandwiches. Both are said to be “cool” and by my calculations seem to improve their respective big picture. 284 more words
In the days of dial-up internet, when my mind was full of comic books, videos games and attempting to be good at skateboard, something unexpected happened. 2,160 more words
Jens Lekman – Life Will See You Now
Every time I try to turn a friend on to Jens Lekman, praising his preternatural affinity for melody and his deftly layered instrumentation, the response is always, “Oh, like Sufjan Stevens!” But Lekman shares none of Steven’s baroque pretensions nor his myopic interiorizing impulse. 373 more words