Okkervil River — The Stand-Ins

Usually I don’t do this, but I’m kinda proud of this review, and I think that this record (and Okkervil’s previous record, The Stage Names), present points worth talking about.  Which reminds me, please feel free to use the comments section to discuss this kind of stuff.  One of the great things about the internet … Continue reading

Greetings from Sunny Los Angeles

Just finished up the first day of work. My office is in a warehouse in downtown LA, next door to a fruit-packing warehouse. Our next door neighbor is Little Radio, a superhip streaming indie station that broadcasts from a crow’s nest in the adjacent warehouse. Very Pump Up the Volume. Little Radio apparently throws cool … Continue reading