The Top 10 Phony Outrages of 2013

Every year, countless happenings stir up unrest or anger in some contingent of the population, and pretty much invariably, that outrage is stupendously out of proportion to the actual offense. That's human nature. Nothing makes us feel more alive than being offended. This year, though, there has been an abundance of offense that seems, well, phoney.

5 Songs I’m Loving Now – 04/18/13

Divine Fits - Shivers A Thing Called Divine Fits is probably my favorite album released in 2012, which is saying something because it was a good year for music. Spoon is one of my favorite bands, and when Britt Daniel takes the lead on this album, the songs sound like classic, crunchy Spoon (some of … Continue reading 5 Songs I’m Loving Now – 04/18/13

5 Songs I’m Loving Now – 06/16/11

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