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In Defense of Stage Banter

There’s a tendency, I think, for established bands to comment less and less on their music during concerts. It’s a trend driven by the self-awareness that comes with an understanding that your music will always be bigger than you are. 1,668 more words


#896: 'Genesis 3:23' - The Mountain Goats

Genesis 3:23: So the Lord God sent him away from the garden of Eden to work the ground from which he was taken.

For someone like myself, a massive fan of The Mountain Goats, their 2009 record… 569 more words

1000 Songs

Captain, We're Sinking-The King of No Man

There are plenty of pop-punk bands.  Had I been maybe 10 years younger, I’d probably adore Knuckle Puck, Real Friends, or Neck Deep, but I’m a cynical 23 year old.  412 more words


Photos: Jason Isbell, The Mountain Goats @ Blue Hills Bank Pavilion

Photos by: Timothy Boyer –

Americana/Country Music singer-songwriter Jason Isbell, who released his sixth album, The Nashville Sound, on June 16th, 2017 via Southeastern, which was produced by Dave Cobb, who also produced Isbell’s previous two records: 2013’s… 295 more words


Assorted Albums Almanac//Spring 17

There have been many months of music, film and anything else noted and not uploaded here. But when you unload those thoughts and experiences, surely best to start from the present rather than the past? 889 more words