Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

I gotta split to get to get to Panorama before Frank cancels. Talk amongst yourselves, and ICYMI check out this week’s Q&As with Dawn Richard, Michael McDonald, Ariel Pink, Ben Gibbard, Gillian Welch, and Harvey Danger’s Sean Nelson here.

THIS WEEK’S 10 HIGHEST RATED COMMENTS

#10  HartfordTheWhale
Score:28 | Jul 26th

Tom’s writing… I’ve read it.

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#9  mickrandom26
Score:29 | Jul 26th

Those last two lines are killer, Chris. Well said.

Posted in: Premature Evaluation: Arcade Fire Everything Now
#8  best fwends
Score:30 | Jul 25th

Presented by Pepsi.

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#7  YouBeautifulBastard
Score:31 | Jul 26th

Chris wrote it, not Tom

Posted in: Premature Evaluation: Arcade Fire Everything Now
#6  mickrandom26
Score:33 | Jul 25th

It did on Stereoyum

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#5  WalkingTheCow
Score:36 | Jul 26th

“somewhere along the line it became okay to get in bed with a sponsor. More specifically it became okay for rock bands to talk about. When I started to hear musicians talking about their sponsorship deals as something to be almost proud of, it bothered me.”
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“I’ve said to my friends at Apple…”

Posted in: Trent Reznor: “When I Hear Grizzly Bear In A Volkswagen Commercial, It Kind Of Bums Me Out”
#4  YouBeautifulBastard
Score:37 | Jul 25th

we-have-ideas-about-capitalism disco move

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#3  Max the King of All Wild Things
Score:38 | Jul 26th

Legit surprised this isn’t just: “I’ve heard it.”

Posted in: Premature Evaluation: Arcade Fire Everything Now
#2  Chris DeVille
Score:38 | Jul 26th

“I’ve heard it” is indeed Tom’s line, and Chairlift was indeed the original “I’ve heard it” album, which is a shame because Tom really underrated that one!

Posted in: Premature Evaluation: Arcade Fire Everything Now
#1  YouBeautifulBastard
Score:51 | Jul 24th

HIP & TRENDY

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THIS WEEK’S 5 LOWEST RATED COMMENTS

#5 

poppystudmuffin
Score:-10 | Jul 25th

At what point did Stereogum become THAT SITE?

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#4  XOXOXO
Score:-11 | Jul 26th

“when the clouds clear away and the sunlight comes streaming through and an elven victory parade breaks out”

“a sort of electronic polka that morphs into a flimsy Sleigh Bells sendup”

“Michael Jordan giving up his gig as the world’s greatest basketball player to toil away as a minor-league baseball player instead”

“achieves its aesthetic goals, adds up to something greater than the sum of its parts, yet still falls short of the bar”

Chris do you read the shit you write? I think I had you all wrong.. you’re a comedian at heart and now it all makes sense

Posted in: Premature Evaluation: Arcade Fire Everything Now
#3  oceans
Score:-12 | Jul 26th

Is lady Gaga trans?

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#2  XOXOXO
Score:-13 | Jul 24th

what exactly do they owe you?

Posted in: Arcade Fire Announce Strict Dress Code For Brooklyn Show
#1  actsyalulz
Score:-13 | Jul 24th

people its not that serious. learn to dress a bit up for a night out. most of you will have an about face when you hear the album anyway.

Posted in: Arcade Fire Announce Strict Dress Code For Brooklyn Show

THIS WEEK’S EDITOR-IN-CHIEF’S CHOICE

  dansolo
Score:16 | Jul 25th

“Chained to the Rhythm” by Katy Perry featuring Skip Marley was robbed! Keep living in your bubble, you wasted zombies!

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