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Forum: News 09:13 PM - 01/09/08
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Posted By jtn
i'm honestly not sure what our reputation as a group is at this point. the beatles, radiohead, the flaming lips and wilco are huge influences on me. i know that our music doesn't hold a candle to any...
Forum: News 09:05 PM - 01/09/08
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Posted By jtn
the band and song that had the biggest effect on me during high school was nirvana and the song was "smells like teen spirit"
Forum: News 09:02 PM - 01/09/08
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Posted By jtn
i have no idea. id imagine it would feel like a pretty big responsibility.
Forum: News 09:01 PM - 01/09/08
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Posted By jtn
i think that people going on about michelle's looks doesn't do much one way or another for us. any way that it might help us there's a way that it might hurt us, i think it just sort of evens out. i...
Forum: News 08:55 PM - 01/09/08
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Posted By jtn
i've always tried to just let go as much as possible and just let things come out. i try to get myself in a place where i can just sort of write stream of consciousness style and then i'll sort...
Forum: News 08:45 PM - 01/09/08
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Posted By jtn
a lot of albums influenced me between our first and second album. off the top of my head rubber soul and revolver by the beatles, yoshimi battles the pink robots by the flaming lips and yankee hotel...
Forum: News 08:40 PM - 01/09/08
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Posted By jtn
well, we had actually written about half of the songs that would end up on tnts before the ep. and all of those ep songs were songs that just didn't seem to fit in with where things were going. in...
Forum: News 08:32 PM - 01/09/08
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Posted By jtn
i don't know if we'll ever record an acoutic ep. i think we'd all be into it if the time was right.
i just played rock band for the first time and i think it kicks guitar hero's ass.
Forum: News 08:31 PM - 01/09/08
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Posted By jtn
slaughterhouse five is a great book that i'd recommend off the top of my head.
Forum: News 08:29 PM - 01/09/08
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Posted By jtn
over the past few years i've been getting more and more into following politics and world events. i've kind of become addicted to all this election coverage. i'm finding though that i'm watching it...
Forum: News 08:24 PM - 01/09/08
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Posted By jtn
it was great. i love that song so much. i feel like she's sort of like bob dylan in the way that people who might not like her will like someone else doing one of one her songs.
Forum: News 08:22 PM - 01/09/08
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Posted By jtn
it's absolutely amazing. it makes me really happy to think about that, i should probably think about it more often.
Forum: News 08:21 PM - 01/09/08
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Views: 119,141
Posted By jtn
i think the best thing to do is to think about what it is you like about other peoples lyrics and then try to do the same thing in your own voice and in your own style. it takes time to develop as a...
Forum: News 08:17 PM - 01/09/08
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Posted By jtn
ha ha, man that really made me laugh out loud. i just got this mental image of someone literally getting depressed because a band they don't like sold a lot records. it doesn't make me sad and you...
Forum: News 08:13 PM - 01/09/08
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Posted By jtn
i think for me it's a combination of my love of music, the fans and the fact that their is absolutely nothing else i'm able to do.
Forum: News 08:12 PM - 01/09/08
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Views: 119,141
Posted By jtn
i'm not sure. i guess there weren't any obvious single's on the album. i think i would have gone with "take it to manhattan."
Forum: News 08:10 PM - 01/09/08
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Views: 119,141
Posted By jtn
the budget was 0 dollars. my wife and i just decided to make a video one night. we just went out with our camcorder and filmed all night. the footage when it's light out was taken at dawn at the end...
Forum: News 08:05 PM - 01/09/08
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Views: 119,141
Posted By jtn
in rainbows is easily my favorite
Forum: News 08:04 PM - 01/09/08
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Posted By jtn
radioheads in rainbows
cat steven's tea for the tillerman
the beatles rubber soul
the book's the lemon of pink
Forum: News 08:02 PM - 01/09/08
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Posted By jtn
yes it is!!!
Forum: News 07:59 PM - 01/09/08
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Posted By jtn
ok, i'll give this a shot...

1. no idea, but probably not for a while what with our lack of label support.
2.we'd love to.i think we'd have to make a deal with a company that makes those sort of...
Forum: News 07:51 PM - 01/09/08
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Posted By jtn
i don't think that would be possible since all of those b sides were recorded for universal. i encourage any one who wants to find and download any of our b sides for free and make their own b sides...
Forum: News 07:49 PM - 01/09/08
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Posted By jtn
it used to be sort of frustrating. it was hardest when the first album was out because people were constantly comparing it to the demos. but t's not much of an issue any more. i can definitely...
Forum: News 07:40 PM - 01/09/08
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Views: 119,141
Posted By jtn
i think that labels and bands will be more like business partners in the future. already i think bands have much more power than they used to and i think that eventually it's going to just be a...
Forum: News 07:34 PM - 01/09/08
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Views: 119,141
Posted By jtn
usually i'll start out with a chord progression on the guitar or piano and experiment with different melodies till i find something i like. sometimes though a melody will just come to me or michelle...


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