Apropos of nothing (other than listening yesterday): Is Fog’s “Pneumonia” the best song to come out of Minneapolis since Purple Rain (and disallowing any later Prince)? Listen and decide for yourself (Lyrics contain profanities): “The casserole was good and the drives were so nice. Welcome to the worst part of your life.” I’d also entertain [...]
i admitted this elsewhere recently, but i just got into my first replacements album last week. you don’t need to say it…
according to the description, this was recorded in “an attic in south minneapolis”. based on that description, there’s 4:1 odds i’ve been in that attic before.
just got back from minneapolis. i know everyone likes to talk crap about the current, but if i had it here, i might listen to something other than WBEZ and my ipod.
this was the only song i really had in my head to play this week, but the hitman went ahead and played him recently. i’m gonna go ahead and ignore it, and play this track anyway as i’m driving up to the cities today.
appropriate lead-in and send-off as well…
One of my best friends recently moved to Minneapolis. In addition to his duties at a professional teacher of high school biology, he also plays songs. Once he finally sets up some gigs at Minneapolis you had better believe at least a couple of you are going to go. Or I am going to guilt [...]