“They paved Nirvana and put up a Counting Crow”

December 22nd, 2009 · Comments Off on “They paved Nirvana and put up a Counting Crow”

Please do yourself a favor and go read the conclusion of The 50 Worst Songs of the 00’s, F2K over at the Village Voice’s blog. I’ve read it several times already today, and I laugh harder each time. It’s a vicious deconstruction of Counting Crows featuring Vanessa Carleton covering Joni Mitchell’s “Big Yellow Taxi.” There’s […]

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Listen to classic rock? You’re probably dumb.

March 10th, 2009 · 2 Comments

The Guardian has been on a roll this week. Today Steven Wells has a piece on the correlation of your music taste and your intelligence. The results, uhh, slightly irked Mr. Wells, but the fountain of gold that spewed forth had me tearing up with laughter. To distill the results: turns out if you fancy […]

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