The Road Trip Mixtapes: Learning to Be Sad with Indie Folk 8 Hours at a Time Driving Home in the Snow

TIME It’s a peculiar feature of long road trips that somewhere between hours 2 and 9, you lose track of time. Philosophers love to prattle on about the non-linear experience of time in the abstract, how sometimes the clock seems to slow down, and sometimes it seems to skip an hour or two while you’re … Continue reading The Road Trip Mixtapes: Learning to Be Sad with Indie Folk 8 Hours at a Time Driving Home in the Snow

The Mountain Goats – Goths

Artist: the Mountain Goats Album: Goths Audience: New fans and fans deeply invested in Darnielle’s creative works (books included). Bottom Line: It’s a return-to-form in storytelling style and nothing else. Expect weird arrangements. Stand Out Songs: Shelved, Andrew Eldritch is Moving Back to Leeds, Paid in Cocaine. I Want to Tell You About the Mountain … Continue reading The Mountain Goats – Goths