Tag Archives: The Hold Steady

MIX TAPE SERIES #1: GOOSEBUMPS

In the digital age, which is the lazy way old people choose to describe the last ten years, musical concepts have changed drastically.  “Mix tapes” were replaced by “Mix CDs” were replaced by “Craigslist Casual Encounters” were replaced by “Playlists … Continue reading

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Top Songs of 2010: #10-1

10.  LCD Soundsystem- I Can Change Listen to it HERE  LCD Soundsystem always has that track that I idly listen to, find a different track to obsess over, only to be dragged back to that original track when I hear … Continue reading

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Top 50 Tracks of 2010: #40-31

As I continue my much-delayed “Best of 2010” list, we start to get into the meat of things.  As we stated earlier in part one, this year felt a little lagging in terms of show-stoppers.  But there were enough really … Continue reading

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Top 50 Tracks of 2010: #50-41

Here’s the dilemma.  2010 was probably one of the best years for music in a while, with the possible exception of 2007.  Yet, this was the year where I fell behind music the most.  So, when picking the top 50 … Continue reading

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The Top Songs of 2009 – #50-31

Music, it seems, has something in common with wine grapes.  It’s usually better in years ending with an odd number.  2008 had a few solid albums by some perennial favorites, but on a whole it was underwhelming.  So underwhelming, in … Continue reading

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Top 6 Awesome Lyrics (That You Could Never Ever Post As An Away Message)

Each generation sees a new slew of artsy wannabees who spend far too much of their time memorizing shit other people wrote so they can quote it at turn of a hat to make themselves sound deep/sensitive/(they’re trying to get … Continue reading

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Top 10 Albums of 2008

These are the top 10 albums of 2008. Definitely. Probably. Maybe. Continue reading

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