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Tropical Fuck Storm – “You Let My Tyres Out”
This song is my current obsession. I learned about it over a year ago, but on vacation I’m learning it on guitar now, even though I can’t play any of the insanely tasteful and virtuosic methodically ad-libbed interplay. What I can do is imitate singer Gareth Liddiard’s Aussie growl.
The Get Up Kids – “Holiday”
This whole album to me is a remnant from my mid-teens, so forgive me if what you see as simple, pedantic, under-produced, over-thought soft-emo pop rock seems more to me like deliberately percolating generational anthems championing the rise of a new word order of youth! Please.
Pixies – “Holiday”
Not one of the most well-known pieces by one of the most one-time quizzical, now critically over the hill Bostonians to throw a punk-twanged axe into the not-much-of-a-college-town music scene over the ‘80s… but this is a decent tune from Frank Black!
Weezer – “Holiday”
When they returned with the aforementioned forebears to grace the arena stages with yet a fourth arena tour since their return only two years prior, the =w= really left all pretensions behind, and started playing El Sorcho live again — so I hate that tour and I hate those two bands.