Wednesday, September 1, 2010

Rockin' my socks off

Here's some of what's been taking care of the sock ejection:

The Entrance Band - Stone Roses mixed with Big Country and the Fixx, After the Fire, The Alarm, 80's U2...crazy awesome. Still getting my head around it.

The Hold Steady - Sure, they've been awesome up until now, but I had never bought an album proper until Heaven is Whenever. Such great words & experiences.

Delorean - Really the album of the summer for me. I think I'll be grooving to this album for a long time. It's what Cut Copy was for me a couple of years ago.

Band of Skulls - Blair turned me on to them, and I've passed them on to quite a few others. Zep meets White Stripes meets Radiohead. What? Yeah.

Best Coast - started to get into them, but then got on the Entrance Band. I have a feeling that BC and Wild Nothing will be my late summer into fall records. Big time.

Foals - I haven't listened to the new record as much as I should, but it's amazing. It's where my afro-wearin' 70's funkmeister meets my skinny jeans indie kid.

Frightened Rabbit - Midnight Organ Fright - a friend of mine has been hounding me to get this record for a while now, and I'm just now finding out he was right. :)

Ok. Now go listen. :)
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