[John Vanderslice] said, “If you think the Internet is making us lonelier, then you were never lonely before 1995.” That’s fucking deep, right? You know what you no longer have to do? Sit in your room with nothing. There is someone, even if it’s just some dude arguing about Alien Vs. Predator, right? — John Darnielle, on loneliness in the internet age. [x] (via zapp645)
thebloglodge asked: Where should I start with Empire! Empire! (IWALE)? They're supporting TWIABP on their forthcoming UK tour but I'm totally unfamiliar with him/them. Thanks.
Their full length album How It Feels To Move Forward is the only thing that’s consistently worth your time but their Middle Discography compilation also has some great moments.
Anonymous asked: Yo what's yr band called?
i’ve recorded under my own name up until this point but i’m working on a new project now that i’ll announce sometime sort of soon. if you want to find my recordings check out my bandcamp
Anonymous asked: Are you going to release an actual album soon? And are you working alone, or do you have a band behind you?
we’re recording demos next week and we’re going to record a full album in the summer! full band stuff. I’m also working on a “solo” record but we’ll see.
Does anyone want to give me their HBO GO login info so that I can watch true detective?
Anonymous asked: Oh, I see. Well, I dig your music blog!
Thanks. What album should I check out by them?
Anonymous asked: What are your thoughts on Parenthetical Girls?
No thoughts, haven’t really listened.
it looks like sam barfed everywhere and is rolling around in it
Anonymous asked: what's the whirr situation?
The shoegaze band Whirr has been posting a lot of offensive, childish content on their social media recently.
Anonymous asked: What do you think of the Whirr situation?
Boring, antiquated band acts like boring, antiquated people? No surprise there.
Anonymous asked: favourite song from the new hotelier album?
An Introduction To The Album