After graduating from Greenville in 2006, my band (which was then referred to) When Sorrow Fails when on tour. After tour we buckled down, wrote some songs we were proud of and recorded with me using Greenville’s studios (thanks to my favorite prof., Mike Johnson!) Before we took the weekend to track the songs, I [...]
Posted: February 2nd, 2010 under Music.
Tags: alan douches, bandcamp, chariot, converge, copeland, Greenville, mastodon, matt goldman, michael johnson, My Band, pilots, sufjan stevens, when sorrow fails
So, I got two wisdom teeth out on Friday. The top two. I got them pulled, I think. I was knocked out, so I don’t remember or was unconscious (which, if the latter’s the case, then both because how can I recall what I did not comprehend?) It hurts some. I have Hydroco (Vicoden – [...]
Posted: May 22nd, 2007 under Community, Music, Stories.
Tags: Body and Health, Breather Resist, charmer, copeland, curl up and die, drugs, happy, hydroco, Ian McDermott, ibuprofen, Imo's Pizza, Mandy McDermott, matt, matthew scheer, narcotics, rob, rob muriel, St. Louis, St. Louis Zoo, Stories, the Pianist, unconscious, vicoden, weed, wisdom teeth, woozy
…is absolute drivel. It’s abysmal. The lyrics are completely uninspired and vague for no reason at all. I don’t believe a word Aaron Marsh sings. It’s gross that, with the packaging for the album, they compared him to Sufjan Stevens and Jeff Tweedy. I’m disgusted, I freaking can’t stand this record.
Last week I heard, and then bought, the brand new Brand New album. I highly recommend it. So does AP, they gave it a 5/5 and along with a review the one-liner at the top read: “America finally gets it’s own Radiohead.” Wait a sec. That’s quite a heavy-hitter of a word to throw around. [...]
Posted: January 15th, 2007 under Culture, Music, Reviews.
Tags: alternative press, america, ap, art, brand new, copeland, cursive, emo, Radiohead, rock, taking back sunday, the devil and god are raging inside me, Wilco
Okay, okay. Brandon Ross is apparently the only person who wants to know, but he’s enough… We’re gonna go back to Greenville in two weeks and records 4 new songs, and do some more overdubs on Terror, and send them to be mixed by Atlanta’s Matt Goldman. Matt produced such great sounding records including Copeland’s [...]
Posted: July 28th, 2006 under Community, Music, Recording.
Tags: atlanta, beneath the medicine tree, brandon ross, copeland, ep, Greenville, Hardcore, kate netzler, matt goldman, My Band, new songs, overdubs, Recording, records, terror, the chariot, underoath