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I love “Run Away With Me” a lot, but the rest of the singles so far have been decent at best.

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July 31, 2015 on Carly Rae Jepsen – “Warm Blood”

“Fired Up” can bring me to tears, so there’s that.

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July 21, 2015 on Premature Evaluation: Titus Andronicus The Most Lamentable Tragedy

Mmmm, yeah, this is good. Mmmmm. Will almost definitely be in my top 3 come year’s end.

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July 20, 2015 on Stream Titus Andronicus The Most Lamentable Tragedy

That girl probably ten seconds in was like “I guess I have to commit to this now.”

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July 20, 2015 on Watch Daniel Radcliffe Nail Eminem’s “The Real Slim Shady” At Karaoke

This is probably the best song from the album, FYI

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July 20, 2015 on Foals – “Mountain At My Gates”

Man, I made the Spoon comparison in the stream thread and got downvoted. :(

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July 17, 2015 on Premature Evaluation: Wilco Star Wars

Damn, this shit is hot. Sam Herring is one of the coolest dudes in the game.

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July 17, 2015 on Trouble Knows Me (Future Islands’ Samuel T. Herring & Madlib) – “Trouble Knows Me”

That’s because Being There is one of the best goddamn rock records of the 90’s.

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July 17, 2015 on Download Wilco’s Surprise New Album Star Wars

I’m gonna comment again and say: this album is like Wilco doing Spoon.

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July 17, 2015 on Download Wilco’s Surprise New Album Star Wars

“Impossible Germany” is arguably the band’s masterpiece (one of ’em at least)

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July 16, 2015 on Download Wilco’s Surprise New Album Star Wars

I’m so excited this exists. And I think it’s really good too! Excited to see some of the rougher edges, similar to the Tweedy album. (Granted, this all comes from a huge Wilco fan who will defend Sky Blue Sky hardcore even.)
“You Satellite” is incredible.

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July 16, 2015 on Download Wilco’s Surprise New Album Star Wars

AAH this is awesome! I loved Under Colour very very much. And that album art is badass. So excited.

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July 14, 2015 on Q&A: Protomartyr On Their New Album The Agent Intellect + “Why Does It Shake?”

I had a burning little hope that Chemical Brothers might get a pick, I’ve been loving the singles so far. I’m a newbie to Jason Isbell and I’ll check him out now though!

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July 14, 2015 on Album Of The Week: Jason Isbell Something More Than Free

I’m actually really pleased to hear that re: Beach House. They’ve talked in the past about how they’re not interested in “changing their sound,” so if they were to do some dramatic evolution it would register with me as insincere or something. Plus, who doesn’t want another Bloom in their life??

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July 9, 2015 on Premature Evaluation: Tame Impala Currents

If I could look like Shamir when I smoke, I’d take up smoking. That dude just looks straight up cool (it probably has more to do with how he already looks / carries himself than the cigarette though). But I’d probably look more like Mac, but dorkier, so nah.

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July 6, 2015 on Watch Mac DeMarco And Shamir Play Jenga

YES to Dan Deacon. That album just flew under everyone’s radar or something. It’s killer.

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June 16, 2015 on The 50 Best Albums Of 2015 So Far

As a lover of “OctaHate,” I’m pretty let down by The Fool.

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June 16, 2015 on Album Of The Week: Sorority Noise Joy, Departed

Ditto to all the comments here — one of the great things about Foals is how consistently they evolve. This sounds like another great step. TLF and Holy Fire were both excellent; Foals is one of the best straight-up-rock bands working today if you ask me.

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June 16, 2015 on Foals – “What Went Down”

Close to the Edge was the album that got me interested in music at the tender age of ten. It’ll always be a special work for me and those three compositions are really embedded in my consciousness. It’s brainy but so filled with feeling.

Also very happy to see Magnification so high. It’s pretty dorky, but those strings really add a lot.

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May 20, 2015 on Close To The Edge (1972)

Impeccable. This is my favorite Sufjan tune, period.

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May 17, 2015 on Watch Sufjan Stevens Play “The Predatory Wasp…” Live For The First Time In 8 Years