One can only ruminate at the prospect of the amounts of delicious surplus Animal Collective must have at their disposal. Sung Tongs had Prospect Hummer, Feels had People, Strawberry Jam had Water Curses, Merriweather Post Pavillion now has Fall Be Kind. Read the rest of this entry »
Throughout my working day my ears are repeatedly bombarded with a selection of nondescript, tawdry toss bag music. Occasionally the powers that be will included something at least tolerable. Last night while I was wasting time for money, I heard the snippet of something I’d heard before. I edged my head toward the speaker to try and compute what I was hearing. After a short time I realised that it was the vocal line from REM’s ‘The One I Love’, pulled through a voice box. I first assumed that the band playing had ripped it off, and made their song around the REM tune. However, the more I listened, the more I realised that this was in fact a fully fledged cover. I had my manager run upstairs to tell me who it was so that I could scrutinize at another point. That’s when I discovered The Moog Cookbook. Pray silence please.
An old one. What with having to work a crummy job I’ve been pushed for time recently, I’ve really just had to bang this up. A couple of reviews on the way. Hold tight.