Surprisingly close. But yeah, not quite enough to be convincing. Possible cryptomnesia at most.
Yeah, man. Speak of the devil.
That’s probably one of the less ridiculous bits of writing they single out, actually.
Someone hasn’t read Brent DiCrescenzo’s Kid A review.
Funny thing, Nine Types of Light was received so similarly to Transference that I wonder if we’ll also need to wait four and a half years for the next TV on the Radio.
And here I thought everyone had forgotten about Los Lobos! Thank god.
That said, regarding Transference, I think “Out Go the Lights” isn’t just one Spoon’s most beautiful song, but one of the most beautiful pieces of music I’ve ever heard. It’s some magic on the level of “God Only Knows” or “Waterloo Sunset,” I swear.
From another Transference fan…
“We’d to well not to take them for granted this time.”
They are trans people. They are the people Arcade Fire wants to help. They exist.