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Inevitable ‘Woo, Mountain Goats!!!’ post

This seems like a decent way to celebrate that the Mountain Goats are touring in the UK again this May. Which is several different shades of awesome. Dates are as follows; May 22 –¬†Whelans, Dublin, Ireland 24 –¬†Coalition, Brighton, England … Continue reading

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Every repost is a repost repost

The Pitchfork article kinda has this covered, but I feel that I have to add that a) I genuinely love Yo La Tengo b) Who else would have actually gone through with doing this for an entire half hour of … Continue reading

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Another argument for reunions…

Not much needs saying here…

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Adventures in singing really really high, being awesome, and posting four versions of the same song

Jonsi’s best known as ‘that guy from Sigur Ros, you know, the one who nobody believes is a guy when they hear them… yeah, that guy’. He put out a solo album last year, sounded like a denser, poppier Sigur … Continue reading

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Apparently you can be a great musician and a nice guy at the same time

It’s easy to forget why people are so fond John Vanderslice and his music. Everything he does is so low-key and subtle, so unassuming that he can come across as a little bland. And then you listen to a song … Continue reading

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I’m genuinely scared of Radiohead

Radiohead are smart guys. That’s fairly obvious, I mean you don’t need to be an obsessive fan to see the thought that goes into their music, the level of care with the stuff that goes with it; album art, liner … Continue reading

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An Argument For Reunions Sometimes Being Totally Awesome

Is anybody out there pleased that Archers of Loaf are playing together again? Because after this I sure as hell am. Even if you haven’t listened to any of their stuff before, which is something that should be remedied by … Continue reading

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Actual New Music (It was bound to happen eventually)

So there’s a new Mountain Goat’s song floating around. It’s the second track they’ve released from the sessions for their new album ‘All Eternals Deck’, the first being an outtake called ‘Tyler Lambert’s Grave’ which John Darnielle gave away on … Continue reading

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Adventures in Low-Res Gig Footage Pt.1

I have literally no idea idea who Sharon Van Etten is and I’ve only heard of Junip because their lead singer is Jose Gonzalez. I mean, he’s kinda cool in an ‘you’re not quite sure where he’s coming from’ sort … Continue reading

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Other fun things to do with drums

Because let’s be honest, nobody listened to Bon Iver and thought ‘The only way you could make this better is if you added three singing drummers’. Posting is going to be fairly irregular for the next couple of weeks due … Continue reading

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