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Forum: News 09:24 PM - 01/31/15
Replies: 39
Views: 4,094
Posted By JohnR
If I remember correctly, when they first started, they were set up under an umbrella organization which was a religious organization. The reason for this was that it is difficult to establish a new...
Forum: News 11:32 AM - 12/06/14
Replies: 12
Views: 2,597
Posted By JohnR
I think his reasoning was that JM was only every supposed to be one album and one story, but between his sickness hitting and probably some other things, it turned into more than that. Once he felt...
Forum: News 07:01 PM - 11/20/14
Replies: 4
Views: 1,407
Posted By JohnR
This is a pretty in-depth interview. It digs pretty deeply into his songwriting process and stuff. I recommend checking it out!
Forum: News 02:16 AM - 11/13/14
Replies: 3
Views: 1,091
Posted By JohnR
Mike Mogis (producer and member of Bright Eyes) actually produced their last two albums! After I started listening to them, I remember reading that discovering Conor's music was one of the things...
Forum: News 11:11 PM - 11/10/14
Replies: 105
Views: 6,916
Posted By JohnR
I've been purchasing all of my music on iTunes for several years now. If there is an artist that I especially like, I will usually purchase the album on vinyl. It's nice to have a physical version of...
Forum: News 05:53 PM - 10/23/14
Replies: 39
Views: 3,670
Posted By JohnR
Nice to see! Congrats!
Forum: News 06:13 PM - 10/20/14
Replies: 13
Views: 1,880
Posted By JohnR
^ Agree completely. I don't see any album topping this one for the year. This is a pretty great performance. I like Dawes, but I prefer his current backing band (in the video). Their musicianship is...
Forum: News 07:59 PM - 09/05/14
Replies: 14
Views: 1,955
Posted By JohnR
Completely agree. His songwriting is truly impeccable. I can spend years picking apart the lyrics of his albums, and continue to discover something new. His thoughtfulness in writing is not something...
Forum: News 06:56 PM - 05/26/14
Replies: 17
Views: 2,603
Posted By JohnR
I've listened to the new album at least one or twice a day since it came out. It's everything I could have wanted from him. His writing ability has not waned a bit, and his love of the intricacies of...
Forum: News 08:09 PM - 02/19/14
Replies: 265
Views: 21,821
Posted By JohnR
Statement from Conor (albeit copied from tumblr):

the official statement from oberst
Today, 19th February 2014
Today Conor Oberst filed a libel lawsuit in a New York federal court against Joanie...
Forum: News 06:39 PM - 09/10/13
Replies: 13
Views: 2,736
Posted By JohnR
The demos will be available separately digitally (iTunes, etc)!
Forum: News 09:09 AM - 07/23/13
Replies: 117
Views: 12,243
Posted By JohnR
:D
Forum: News 09:34 PM - 07/22/13
Replies: 117
Views: 12,243
Posted By JohnR
Sure!
Forum: News 09:22 PM - 07/22/13
Replies: 117
Views: 12,243
Posted By JohnR
They just put out an iTunes Session (https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/jimmy-eat-world-itunes-session/id674172166) and it's on there!
Forum: News 09:29 AM - 04/29/13
Replies: 66
Views: 9,613
Posted By JohnR
i hope i can make the clifton park date.
Forum: News 07:01 PM - 04/14/13
Replies: 36
Views: 8,639
Posted By JohnR
So excited to see them in Brooklyn!
Forum: News 01:19 PM - 04/07/13
Replies: 37
Views: 6,809
Posted By JohnR
EIT had autotune to some degree throughout...
Forum: News 04:15 PM - 04/01/13
Replies: 27
Views: 5,829
Posted By JohnR
Will definitely be picking up the package with the picture disc.
Forum: News 02:26 PM - 04/01/13
Replies: 3
Views: 1,830
Posted By JohnR
I saw them a few weeks ago in Albany with The Pains of Being Pure At Heart. I hadn't heard of them, but they were pretty good!
Forum: News 09:37 PM - 03/28/13
Replies: 88
Views: 16,730
Posted By JohnR
I assume it's like forks in a road? I liked falls better, but the name doesn't change the sound so I'm not worried.
Forum: News 07:07 PM - 03/21/13
Replies: 44
Views: 7,402
Posted By JohnR
Here you go!

1:10:55

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x4mncbWHjYM
Forum: News 07:04 PM - 03/21/13
Replies: 44
Views: 7,402
Posted By JohnR
Saratoga!
Forum: News 05:03 PM - 03/21/13
Replies: 9
Views: 2,843
Posted By JohnR
I'm really stoked for this. I love the one song they've put out. I was under the impression that The Narrative's new album was done, but I guess not quite. I can't wait for that either.
Forum: News 01:07 PM - 05/01/12
Replies: 26
Views: 4,651
Posted By JohnR
I think the video may be about going through the motions and how the industry can appear "fake." The video may intentionally look that way, as in not being real.
Forum: News 01:04 PM - 05/01/12
Replies: 23
Views: 4,612
Posted By JohnR
Hope to get tickets for Albany!


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