Favorite Video of 2011 has “Expensive Looks”??

“Like pulling back the drapes in a dingy room on a sunny day.” – Stereogum When I clicked on one of just many daily press releases, I did not expect to come across such loveliness that was awaiting me.  The video adds a non-relenting visual that accompanies this genius song perfectly.  Have a look for … Continue reading

Turkeys for November

All sorts of cold weather is certain to be upon us, if not already, and this month we have only 3 repeat bands from previous L.S. compilations (Absofacto, Strange Shapes, & Summer Heart….all of which I can’t get enough of).  But then there are 27 other newcomers to the party and they simply won’t let … Continue reading

October…new music for my birthday!

Yes, it is true.  I was born in October.  October 20th to be exact.  But it’s also true that this month’s artists and bands are some of my favorites from along the way and a lot of really new folks too! Keep encouraging all the artists both online, at shows, and who knows, maybe you … Continue reading

Death Cab for Cutie Debut New Video & EP??

I’ve been putting this off for some time now.  Anyways, here are my final thoughts on Death Cab for Cutie’s Codes and Keys.  Only saying so now since they released a new video this week for the track “Stay Young, Go Dancing”. So without further delay….. I definitely feel that the back half of the … Continue reading