Top 10 Disappointments of 2012

In 2012 I was not impressed with these ten things. 10. Beach House: I’m going to blame myself on this one. It took me a long time to get into Beach House’s last album, Teen Dream. A really long time. So when Bloom hit my ears and it sounded like rejected B-sides from their last recording, I was crushed. A lot of my friends like … Continue reading Top 10 Disappointments of 2012

An Open Letter To Paul Simon RE: So Beautiful Or So What

  Paul, I’ve been listening to your new record, and I gotta say, it sounds great. In fact, it reminds me a lot of your last big record, You’re The One. You know what? You’re The One reminded me quite a bit of another record you did a while back… Now, maybe I’m speaking out of turn here (I mean, what do I know, right? … Continue reading An Open Letter To Paul Simon RE: So Beautiful Or So What