If you’ll indulge me, I’m going to take another look back at my project, this time through song.
Here are the sights of Year 10.
Death Cab for Cutie - No Room In Frame The newest Death Cab album, Kintsugi, is getting mixed reviews, which is pretty much par for the course for latter day DCFC (or, really, any once critically beloved band), but for my money this is their most thoroughly enjoyable album since Plans. There's a darkness throughout … Continue reading 5 Songs I’m Loving Now – 04/10/15
I would love to say that when they release a full album, Night Terrors of 1927 are going to release the album of the year, but I've seen enough bands fail to live up to their early single hype that I really can't make that promise. But man is this song good.
It's that time of year again. Year End Lists time. Rolling Stone does it, Pitchfork does it, the New York Times, Washington Post and NPR all do it. Time Magazine does it in spades. We've come to the arbitrary end of 2011, and so now it's time to unfurl the lists of the best (and … Continue reading Song of the Year
I actually saw Death Cab For Cutie in concert before I had ever heard a song of theirs. I was in college, I knew the name, and a friend wanted to see the show, so I went with her. What I remember from the concert (other than the repeated refrain of "I loved you Guenivere" … Continue reading Random Video: Stay Young, Go Dancing
Death Cab For Cutie - You Are A Tourist I'm really enjoying the whole new album, Codes and Keys, right now, and it would probably be fair for me to put up some track other than the first single to present a better idea of the whole package. But dammit, I just dig this song. … Continue reading 5 Songs I’m Loving Now – 06/16/11