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07.20.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
My wrap-up of this weekend's Pitchfork Music Festival is posted here, but here are some extra assorted thoughts and observations: * Time Out Chicago cashed in on the Pitchfork crowd with a ridiculous cover asking: "Indie Culture: Does It Still Have Indie Cred?" * Everyone over drinking age has a "Man, I feel old moment" at Pitchfork. Mine came when The Thermals covered Nirvana's...
03.16.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
With the possible—possible—exception of Modest Mouse's own Lonesome Crowded West, I don't think I've ever heard an album that sounds more like Modest Mouse's This is a Long Drive For Someone to Think About than Cymbals Eat Guitars' self-released debut. Why There Are Mountains evokes Modest Mouse's debut not only in sound—in addition to wayward cellos and the explosions of noise for noise's sa...

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