MPFrees: Shit We Downloaded That Isn’t “Icky Thump”


Please Come Back Jeff Mangum!
If you don’t, Lon Guyland emo pukes will continue to murder your songs at guitar-store solo performances. Perhaps you think this is funny?
DOWNLOAD: Brand New’s Jesse Lacey, “Oh Comely”
[On the Download]

Speaking of Bawston. . .
Letters to Cleo ex-lady Kay Hanley might hang with Perez Hilton, but now she sings about bed-wetting. For reals. We’re with you J-Hop, aging sucks so bad.
DOWNLOAD: Kay Hanley, “Damp Sheets”
[Hanley Fans]

Speaking of the Old Singing About the Young. . .
Never ever thought I’d type this, but the the Bruce Dickinson version of this song is much, much better.
DOWNLOAD: Ozzy Osbourne, “All The Young Dudes”
[Copy, Right?]

Add This To Your “Rain” Playlist
Bishop Allen dress in pigeon suits, make song about precipitation, rhyme “gray” with “away” and “day.” Note to Justin Rice: Please write songs about pigeons instead.
DOWNLOAD: Bishop Allen, “Rain”

You Can Only Listen To This in Tom’s Apartment
Maybe he’ll have a Full Bloom housewarming party at his new digs?
DOWNLOAD: Soft Circle, “Ascend”
[Raven Sings the Blues]

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on May 2, 2007

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