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Forum: News 05:25 AM - 03/23/15
Replies: 124
Views: 10,090
Posted By kennyrules
My pick for the three classics:

Weezer "Pinkerton"
Brand New "Deja Entendu"
Fall Out Boy "From Under the Cork Tree"

They kinda feel like cliche choices but almost every band coming out of the scene...
Forum: News 02:17 PM - 03/19/15
Replies: 124
Views: 10,090
Posted By kennyrules
The Hold Steady are an overrated band in general (if not exactly in this "scene"). I don't think there's a band I've recommended more often to people. Craig is one of the best lyricists of the past...
Forum: News 08:06 PM - 01/23/15
Replies: 47
Views: 5,940
Posted By kennyrules
Ian Cohen talked a little about the topic of growing up and "going to bat for" music that seems to be very juvenile and male in his review of the Pinkerton reissue, which I'd recommend. Great podcast...
Forum: News 10:54 AM - 01/20/15
Replies: 44
Views: 8,417
Posted By kennyrules
What a lineup! It might be worth going to both the LA and Anaheim shows.
Forum: News 01:29 PM - 11/03/14
Replies: 316
Views: 19,252
Posted By kennyrules
Yes! Thank you! And I feel like I'm in the minority here, but when an album just drops it doesn't feel like a Big Deal Album. I would love for an artist to promote their album in cool ways. Look at...
Forum: News 01:20 PM - 11/03/14
Replies: 316
Views: 19,252
Posted By kennyrules
I've heard a lot of words associated with Taylor Swift, but that's a new, ridiculous one haha.
Forum: News 01:16 PM - 11/03/14
Replies: 316
Views: 19,252
Posted By kennyrules
We'll see, but there are classic albums that still aren't even on iTunes! (In the Court of the Crimson King comes to mind). At a certain level, which she's at, you can hold out forever. Then again,...
Forum: News 12:57 PM - 11/03/14
Replies: 316
Views: 19,252
Posted By kennyrules
What (only slightly) annoys me about this is the fact that, for many of us I'm sure, we have bought the albums but just have too much music to fit on our iPhones. It's nice to be able to stream songs...
Forum: News 10:50 AM - 10/31/14
Replies: 7
Views: 2,004
Posted By kennyrules
Awesome. His compositions are some of the most influential of the sound of that time.
Forum: News 10:35 AM - 10/31/14
Replies: 9
Views: 1,671
Posted By kennyrules
I'm a little surprised this band isn't bigger on this site. They're great and made up of members of other bands people here love.
Forum: News 10:21 AM - 10/30/14
Replies: 114
Views: 6,608
Posted By kennyrules
Brand New - The Devil and God are Raging Inside Me/Daisy
Radiohead - The Bends/The King of Limbs
Frightened Rabbit - The Midnight Organ Fight
The Weakerthans - Left and Leaving
and of course The...
Forum: News 12:15 PM - 10/24/14
Replies: 48
Views: 6,043
Posted By kennyrules
"South Park already did it"
Forum: News 03:33 PM - 10/23/14
Replies: 50
Views: 7,360
Posted By kennyrules
I don't get the complaints about Brand New properly recording these demo songs and releasing the new versions of them. Radiohead has done this several times, sometimes releasing a song a decade after...
Forum: News 02:56 PM - 10/07/14
Replies: 41
Views: 4,477
Posted By kennyrules
If Taking Back Sunday were still feuding with Brand New I bet they'd be kicking themselves that they didn't come up with the "made three albums, took 'em nine fucking years" line
Forum: News 11:01 AM - 09/30/14
Replies: 66
Views: 8,201
Posted By kennyrules
That last little trilogy is great, the rest of the album's good enough. Nowhere near "classic Weezer" but does anyone really, honestly expect that now? This is a good follow-up to Hurley.
Forum: News 09:29 AM - 09/28/14
Replies: 49
Views: 5,240
Posted By kennyrules
Okay fair enough. Also, to go back to a question you raised on the last podcast about who besides U2 would be a "safe" artist to give everyone (and wouldn't cause as much stupid complaining): how...
Forum: News 02:57 PM - 09/27/14
Replies: 54
Views: 6,671
Posted By kennyrules
The solo acoustic tour was great. This will be even cooler.
Forum: News 02:54 PM - 09/27/14
Replies: 49
Views: 5,240
Posted By kennyrules
Maybe I'm missing something but if BitTorrent only took 10% and bandcamp would've been 15%, why not go BitTorrent?

Either way, though, I'm loving this album. Good little appetizer before the next...
Forum: News 09:27 AM - 09/17/14
Replies: 233
Views: 16,493
Posted By kennyrules
The song's not particularly memorable to me, good or bad, but Tim has always had the strangest stage presence/facial expressions. It seems staged and fake for some reason. This doesn't affect how I...
Forum: News 09:17 AM - 09/17/14
Replies: 233
Views: 16,493
Posted By kennyrules
One of the worst arguments. How do so many people find this valid? "Oh could you write this song? No? Then I guess you have nowhere to stand critiquing it!". I doubt Jason could've directed Draft Day...
Forum: News 12:07 PM - 09/16/14
Replies: 59
Views: 4,657
Posted By kennyrules
Exactly. I'm surprised this isn't the widely-held sentiment.
Forum: News 09:08 PM - 09/08/14
Replies: 89
Views: 6,723
Posted By kennyrules
I was actually going to mention color before thinking I'd sound too out there. I'm glad you were willing to go for it haha. Fall is amber, winter is black and white to me. Eg. Frightened Rabbit's...
Forum: News 07:10 PM - 09/08/14
Replies: 89
Views: 6,723
Posted By kennyrules
Some great fall albums mentioned! Though I wouldn't call it their best, I have to agree with Drew about Daisy being fantastic. I'll never understand Brand New fans disliking that record at all.

As a...
Forum: News 05:49 PM - 09/05/14
Replies: 36
Views: 2,734
Posted By kennyrules
On Saturday, The World is a Beautiful Place... is from 3-3:30. They're the start of this whole "emo revival" thing, if you're into that.
Forum: News 12:09 PM - 09/01/14
Replies: 18
Views: 2,762
Posted By kennyrules
Jason I imagine for you, this is heaven.

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