Autobiographical Order No. 550: Elliott Smith – Figure 8

It's hard to quantify the importance of Elliott Smith's music to me over the past 23 years or so. Maybe it's because I started listening to either/or when I was a teenager, and maybe it's just the vulnerability he put into his music, but that combination meant a kind of close relationship with an artist's... Continue Reading →

Autobiographical Order No. 549: Exploded View – Exploded View

A couple days ago I ran a poll on my Twitter that asked whether people prefer to be given playlists or mixtapes that mostly comprise music they'd never heard before, or if that wasn't so important—as long as every song was good. The results were split—53% for yes, they should mostly be new to the... Continue Reading →

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