Archive for the 'Yo La Tengo' Category

Monday, June 8th, 2009

Last week Matador Records treated Yo La Tengo fans to “Periodically Double Or Triple,” the first single off the band’s upcoming September release, Popular Songs.  If you’ve been following along the past few months than you’re well aware of our sincere appreciation for YLT’s other project, that of fictional garage rock revivalists Condo Fucks.  But […]

Tuesday, April 7th, 2009

Last month we discussed Fuckbook, but first there was Fakebook.  As full albums go Fakebook is arguably one of, if not, the most enjoyable of Yo La Tengo’s releases to sit down and experience from beginning to end.  Is it the most unique?  No.  The most groundbreaking?  No.  But while they have taken many various […]

Wednesday, March 25th, 2009

Rock ‘n’ roll can be so confounding.  Some days, you’ll be sitting there like a good rock fan, trying to compose something elegant and beautiful – one thousand provocative words about Okkervil River, a requiem for the compact disc, etc – when something like the Condo Fucks shows up in the inbox.  Fuckbook, the New […]