Why waitresses love/hate me
"What would you like to drink?"
“I’ll have a Sprite…wait, are there free refills here?”
“Oh, alright, make it a budweiser then”
“I’ll be here all night”
I just sent an urgent message to the youth department.
Do you think 100 copies is enough?
For an adult, the world is constantly trying to clamp down on itself. Routine, responsibility, decay of institutions, corruption: this is all the world closing in. Music, when it’s really great, pries that shit back open and lets people back in, it lets light in, and air in, and energy in, and sends people home with that, and sends me back to the hotel with it. People carry that with them sometimes for a very long period of time.
Springsteen shut out at the MTV Video Music Awards again. SMH. One of these days…
I’ve never been a great air guitar player, but I play a mean steering wheel drum.
Okay, so the under definitely came in. Albums I’ve listened to from the Pitchfork Top 100 albums of the Decade so Far.
33. The Suburbs by Arcade Fire
30. The Monitor by Tiitus Andronicus
27. Bon Iver by Bon Iver
9. Benji by Sun Kil Moon
In related news, here are words I don’t really care about reading in my album reviews: sprawling, atmospheric, idiosyncratic, meta-album, space-disco
Words I do care about: guitars