I Meant To Listen To: Cloud Nothings, “Attack On Memory”

In my last post I coined the phrase "aggressively present", and there might not be a better song (or title) to describe that feeling than No Future/No Past, the brooding and bruising first track on Cloud Nothings 2012 album, Attack On Memory. Within the opening seconds of No Future/No Past, the listener is taken on … Continue reading I Meant To Listen To: Cloud Nothings, “Attack On Memory”

I Meant To Listen To: Beach Slang, “The Things We Do To Find People Who Feel Like Us”

It should come as no shock that I can get very particular about music. In fact, I don't believe that it is a rare trait for any music lover to have their quirks about what or how they choose to listen. I have tinkered for hours on end to make a playlist┬ájust right, laying out … Continue reading I Meant To Listen To: Beach Slang, “The Things We Do To Find People Who Feel Like Us”

I Meant To Listen To: Arctic Monkeys, “Humbug”

Day one in the journey of re-listening begins with the letter A and the Arctic Monkeys. I feel there is no better band to start this off with than them. After exploding onto the scene in the mid-2000's, the Arctic Monkeys have made a name for themselves with their own brand of style and substance. … Continue reading I Meant To Listen To: Arctic Monkeys, “Humbug”