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Forum: News 06/26/14, 06:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,011
Posted By reconsider59
this is the best band currently operating in the...

this is the best band currently operating in the world of music covered by this site.

hyperbolic, I know, but I will stand by this statement.
Forum: News 04/04/14, 06:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,065
Posted By reconsider59
good lord do I love Braid.

good lord do I love Braid.
Forum: News 08/08/13, 05:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,745
Posted By reconsider59
listening for the first time, and I'm digging it...

listening for the first time, and I'm digging it a lot...

...then again, I'm sort of a Tiny Engines groupie... I still spin their first 7", Look Mexico's "Gasp Asp," often. love that label...
Forum: News 01/17/13, 07:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,408
Posted By reconsider59
was just spinning this record 2 days ago. good...

was just spinning this record 2 days ago. good stuff.
Forum: News 08/04/12, 07:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,114
Posted By reconsider59
a very welcome return for this band....

a very welcome return for this band.

"Backsell" is slammin'.

if you've only heard the album Read Music | Speak Spanish, do yourself a favor and find the tracks from The Happiest Place on Earth...
Forum: News 08/04/12, 06:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,739
Posted By reconsider59
whaaaaa seriously? big TGUK fan here. and an...

whaaaaa seriously?

big TGUK fan here. and an insane music collector.

this is one of the few albums I've ever sold back. I didn't find anything redeeming about it.

someone tell me what I'm missing?
Forum: News 03/14/12, 12:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,429
Posted By reconsider59
Diggin' it. Their first record was too short....

Diggin' it. Their first record was too short. Glad to hear more is on the way.
Forum: News 09/15/11, 06:09 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,022
Posted By reconsider59
to all who dig this track: check out their EP...

to all who dig this track: check out their EP Gasp Asp. might be their three best songs...
Forum: News 08/17/11, 08:26 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 8,135
Posted By reconsider59
I'm a little surprised/disappointed at how...

I'm a little surprised/disappointed at how uninspiringly saccarine the video is...

Doesn't mean the vinyl wasn't pre-ordered in June from the band...

StD are one of those bands I have such a...
Forum: News 08/09/11, 12:53 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 9,214
Posted By reconsider59
this will not make or break a band. the fact that...

this will not make or break a band. the fact that the band is able to offer such extravagant options is proof that they know this is going to sell, or it never would have been pressed in the first...
Forum: News 08/09/11, 12:49 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 9,214
Posted By reconsider59
I did e-mail them and bitch. $13 is outrageous....

I did e-mail them and bitch. $13 is outrageous.

And I've never heard of this "media mail is illegal" for records thing, I get records sent to me via Media Mail all the time. As an artist, if I...
Forum: News 08/04/11, 02:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,468
Posted By reconsider59
I'm glad to hear Topshelf is putting this out; I...

I'm glad to hear Topshelf is putting this out; I was surprised to see it was coming from them, but glad to see Chamberlain is getting some love.
Forum: News 08/04/11, 01:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,468
Posted By reconsider59
I would hope so, given yr current avatar...

I would hope so, given yr current avatar...
Forum: News 07/23/11, 08:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,093
Posted By reconsider59
the video's a little goofy, but sounds like we...

the video's a little goofy, but sounds like we could be getting more gorgeous music from Feist, but on a grand scale...

hope she shows off her guitar chops a bit more on this recording.
Forum: News 05/27/11, 12:38 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,728
Posted By reconsider59
*rimshot* but seriously: Radiohead most...

*rimshot*

but seriously: Radiohead most certainly did not peak in the 90s. if anything, the peak was in 2000 with Kid A. and while they may have leveled out in the past 10 years, that plateau is far...
Forum: News 05/27/11, 12:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,090
Posted By reconsider59
...both of these releases need to see the U.S.,...

...both of these releases need to see the U.S., please.

These cats are one of my favorite bands I've stumbled upon in the last year; very cool they can have a lucrative, or at least sustainable...
Forum: News 11/23/10, 05:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,363
Posted By reconsider59
these cats are everywhere, and for good reason....

these cats are everywhere, and for good reason. great band, pick up Real Ghosts Caught on Tape if you haven't yet...
Forum: News 11/12/10, 05:45 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,069
Posted By reconsider59
100 copies? Honestly? Perhaps they should be...

100 copies? Honestly? Perhaps they should be touring more; I saw them open for Moving Mountains and bought the record after the show. Don't people still do that?

But I'm from the pre-digital era...
Forum: News 08/08/10, 03:18 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 14,267
Posted By reconsider59
nice one. very big Jimmy fan here, but you're...

nice one.

very big Jimmy fan here, but you're very right.

for all of you asking, "Where do I start?"

Clarity, if you're human

the split EP w/ Jebediah, if you loved Clarity
Forum: News 07/29/10, 08:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,264
Posted By reconsider59
seriously, Mice Parade is being covered on...

seriously, Mice Parade is being covered on AP.net???

I'm impressed!
Forum: News 05/22/10, 08:14 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,014
Posted By reconsider59
...well, truth does have a well-known liberal...

...well, truth does have a well-known liberal bias. (paraphrased from Stephen Colbert)

Research the history. There's a lot in common between the movement that propelled Jackson to national office,...
Forum: News 05/21/10, 02:30 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,014
Posted By reconsider59
If you are in New York, go see this show. I have...

If you are in New York, go see this show.

I have not seen this production yet, but I saw the concert version last summer — it's an incredible work of theatre, it's got some really...
Forum: News 05/10/10, 09:16 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 8,680
Posted By reconsider59
Very excellent news. It's probably too much for...

Very excellent news. It's probably too much for me to hope it's got Jim screaming along with him, a la the chorus to "Thinking, That's All"...I'm such an old man. I miss pre-"Bleed American"...
Forum: Reviews 03/30/10, 06:36 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,756
Posted By reconsider59
...seriously?

...seriously?
Forum: News 03/20/10, 06:46 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,431
Posted By reconsider59
Zach Lind is one of the nicest guys in rock. and...

Zach Lind is one of the nicest guys in rock. and 34 isn't old, you kids are just so young.

word is they're back in the studio with Mark Trombino; can't wait to hear some of this stuff...


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