August 04, 2007
I started downloading songs as part of my new subscription to eMusic (after the free trial period, which I mentioned earlier). The first couple of albums consist of:
which I got mainly for Jean, who's a big Bix fan, but I'll be listening to it as well.
For my own itch, I got
which is Kristin Hersch's new-ish rock band (less arty than Throwing Muses, much harder than most of her solo work). It's pretty funny hearing her harsh, gutteral singing, after so many years of her dulcet voice. Love it either way.
I'm also enjoying a new mash-up album (not eMusic sourced):
I forgot to mention some neat single songs I've gotten recently: Back in Your Head - Tegan and Sara (Salon Audiofile), Open Your Heart - Lavender Diamond (eMusic) and Star Witness - Neko Case (Pitchfork Media freebie).
Posted by dpwakefield at August 4, 2007 08:27 PM
Your blog came up in a Google alert for me -- so I thought I'd take the opportunity to offer you the follow-up Ep to Golden Ocean. It's called "Free Music" and is available here:
Posted by: Billy O'Connell at August 8, 2007 04:38 PM