Comments from toothsome

An amazingly gifted and underrated songwriter. Great piece Caitlin!

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August 25, 2015 on Q&A: The Weather Station On Her Breakout Album Loyalty And Her Brief TV Stint With Drake

so beautiful. thank you michael!

listening to maiden + nirvana in highschool got me to start playing electric guitar.

was watching mastodon live at pink pop on yotuube this morning which is a hilarious and amazing video of musical prowess and awesome dudes having a good time, was super inspiring. but revisiting maiden now for the first time in a while and holy fuck, what an incredible band. I forgot how catchy and melodic this shit is, good lord. all hail.

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August 24, 2015 on Lifelong Dirtbag: The Eternal Importance Of Iron Maiden

Headline kind of misleading…I thought Maroon 5 music as a whole was totally banned from China and I was like…lucky.

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July 18, 2015 on Maroon 5 Banned From China

pure joy in sonic form, approaching the level of abc. these kids deserve to be on top of the world.

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July 14, 2015 on Chance The Rapper Teases Kanye Collab, Performs “Sunday Candy” And “Paranoia” On Windy City Live

This song is tremendous and is exciting me in the same bloodrush kinda way Viet Cong was some months back. Can’t wait, and will definitely be spending more time with the previous album.

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

Pretty sure after reading this twice and going through all the comments, that Chuck is basically bemoaning what he sees as the loss of Cosby’s distinct cultural legacy as a result of the public response to these accusations. He’s saying that it is a unfortunate that all of the good stuff that came from Cosby’s work basically gets vaporized due to this situation.

I think he’s very confused, and it’s bad look because as Caitlin has tried to point out, no matter what his argument is, he is chiefly concerned with things that are not respect for the pain and injustice of the huge number of women who have come forward.

At the same time, it makes sense that someone who is part of a quickly shrinking older generation of black public figures with a serious cultural legacy, gets nervous when they see someone like Cosby go down in flames.

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July 13, 2015 on Chuck D Defends Bill Cosby, Accuses Marvin Gaye Of Pedophilia

it’s funny cheapsuit, I actually get where you’re coming from because the first time you hear Drake doing some of this stuff you’re like “Uhh…this guy sounds kinda silly?” And like, couldn’t someone that’s a more gifted lyricist or musician do more with a similar concept. But actually who could that possibly be?

Yet somehow he ends up selling it by a certain point in the song and after like 2 – 3 listens you’re just like “FUCK YES THIS IS EVERYTHING”. He’s just a genius with these weird little earworm hooks. Eventually you realize the dude is just made of success.

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July 13, 2015 on Drake – “Energy” Video

You people are crazy this is a goddamn gift from the heavens. On first listen every song is like headexsplode.gif

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July 13, 2015 on Stream Tame Impala Currents

loooool this is insane and totally absurd

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July 10, 2015 on Drake – “Energy” Video

came here expecting to see lots of people’s comments on the music….but apparently no one is really using Tidal

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July 6, 2015 on Stream Lil Wayne FWA (Free Weezy Album)

who connect back to feist

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April 2, 2014 on Behold The Justin Vernon Family Tree

and mountain man of course

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April 2, 2014 on Behold The Justin Vernon Family Tree

among other things, sylvan esso should be connected via megafuan, also Jusitn was at their last williamsburg show screaming right next to me in the crowd like a boss

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April 2, 2014 on Behold The Justin Vernon Family Tree

Ian Cohen review is in…the backhanded panning is confirmed.

I mean while he makes some decent points re: lyrics and thematics per the P4K interview, is it really necessary to spend the whole review ceaselessly harping on this?

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September 4, 2013 on Album Of The Week: Volcano Choir Repave

Anyone who has ever seen Grimes DJ before knows that this is what she does. When she played after Majical Cloudz at Glasslands whatever a month or two ago this is exactly what it was like.

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August 15, 2013 on Grimes Denies Trolling Boiler Room

yes foxygen is a crappy band name button after seeing them play at CMJ and talking to them after and then bumping into them again on the street in the LES I can say these dudes fucking rock on multiple levels and really deserve the success that is soon coming to them. Amazing live act, and really great songwriting.

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January 12, 2013 on The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Wow, I have yet to read anything that mentions Suddenly, which is easily one of the best and certainly most heartfelt things Rocky has ever done. Good work guys. At least someone in the comments mentioned Phoenix.

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December 28, 2012 on Premature Evaluation: A$AP Rocky Long.Live.A$AP

this was much better than I expected. still not really my thing, but cool to see them capable and appearing to have fun.

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November 15, 2012 on Watch Soundgarden On Letterman

one of the best performances of this song I have seen, very impressive!

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November 15, 2012 on Watch Dirty Projectors Play Letterman

Come on. KOL is better than Pablo Honey, there is no question. And In Rainbows should be #3. I personally prefer Kid A to OKC but I think that’s sort of a coin toss.

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October 25, 2012 on Radiohead Albums From Worst To Best