Consider this my 2012 Apology Tour. Sure I am not running for an election this year, but to keep your readership and stick to our motto of being the every man’s music blog, we wanted to start a series called “Upon Further Review”, going to the booth of former reviews and opinions we had and reversing our call. We may only be a step above the replacement officials, but at least we can admit when we get it wrong.
For this first installment, I wanted to cover three albums that I had a change of heart on my recent road trip to the Pacific Northwest. Being in the car for 70+ hours, I had plenty of time to listen to and reassess music, and here are my apologies.
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Our Bonnaroo coverage continues, and Todd and I are still feeling the Bonnaroo hangover so to speak – longing to be dehydrated, sun-poisoned, and soaking in hours upon hours of excellent music. Since we can’t seem to get our minds off of Roo, without further ado, here are our ten favorite acts from Bonnaroo 2012.
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1234567 (King of Limbs Remixed)
People seemed to really have split opinions on Radiohead’s most recent efforts, King of Limbs. Those who weren’t excited about it complained that it was too similar to Thom’s solo work, or that it wasn’t innovative enough for Radiohead, or even just too electronic. Wes and I split hairs over this album. Below I posted my facebook message response to Wes’ complaints for the album. I edited it a little bit so not to offend anyone. Please feel free to fill in the blanks:
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Well, we are just about two weeks into this whole LxL thing, so on behalf of Wes, Todd, and me I would like to thank anyone who finds our work interesting enough to read. We are enjoying the whole process of seeing what works, what needs work, and what should have been a stain on the sheets instead of a fully formed idea. Nevertheless, thanks for the patience.
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