” but Smith is right about at least one thing: Actual fans are never going to be bummed out that a favorite band is playing for too long.”
I disagree with this. Back in the mid/late 90′s I went to see Guided By Voices at the Cat’s Cradle. At the time, GBV were part of a holy indie-rock trinity for me (Pavement and Sebadoh were the other two.) This was the first time that I had seen them and I was psyched. The show was great and I thoroughly enjoyed it, but once the third encore began, I left. And I don’t regret it.
I saw what you did there before you did it and hoped that you wouldn’t do it.
Ha…it’s ironic that he plays a Spiral Stairs song before introducing Malkmus.
I understand that you don’t like him, but not many homophobes have two out members in their rap collective.
As I type this, there’s a Spotify ad below the submit comment button.
He thinks, it’s really laughable. Ha ha ha ha ha ha.
Influential doesn’t always equal great.
Ben Westoff just commited suicide.
As posted on other places, here’s the inspiration for the video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FyCsJAj69sc&feature=youtube_gdata_player
So geniuses have full reign to hit women? That’s weird logic. I, personally, adore Lennon’s music, and could care less about Surfer Blood. I just find it interesting where people, arbitrarily, draw their lines in the sand.