When I saw The Flaming Lips live once upon a time in college, they had just released the album that had won them my heart: Yoshimi Battles the ...On October 1, 2014 / By Nicolette Stewart
I hope you aren’t getting tired of The Mountain Goats because they have so many fucking wonderful SFF-ional songs. That is probably a big part of why I ...On August 20, 2014 / By Nicolette Stewart
If you are a fantasy geek who loves metal, you’ve probably already basked in the epic songs of Blind Guardian. Let’s bask in it together. Blind Guardian have ...On June 18, 2014 / By Nicolette Stewart
It was John Darnielle’s dirty, fizzley, basement-boom-box recordings that first trained me to turn a deaf ear to scrappy guitar and to love music that did little more ...On May 7, 2014 / By Nicolette Stewart
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