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Month: October, 2009

SEVEN DAYS OF THE NEW MOUNTAIN GOATS ALBUM: DAYS SIX AND SEVEN

“1 Samuel 15:23,” the first track on the Life of the World to Come, exemplifies what we stand to lose in the age of digital music.

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SEVEN DAYS OF THE NEW MOUNTAIN GOATS ALBUM: DAYS 4 AND 5

Avoiding listening to anything else but this album has been one of the more fun/kinda silly conventions I’ve set up for this week.
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SEVEN DAYS OF THE NEW MOUNTAIN GOATS ALBUM: DAY 3

There’s a lot about home on The Life of the World to Come.

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SEVEN DAYS OF THE NEW MOUNTAIN GOATS ALBUM: DAY 2

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SOME BULLETS IN WHICH I FIRE OFF SOME THOUGHTS ABOUT THIS HERE THE LIFE OF THE WORLD TO COME BUSINESS

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SEVEN DAYS OF THE NEW MOUNTAIN GOATS ALBUM: DAY 1 (an intro of sorts)

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So it’s not every day that your favorite band puts out a new album, and the real truth is that I am typically pretty on top of these things in the manner of anybody who grew up claiming that music changed his life and is now thirty-one and would still probably hold on to this fact. ┬áSo it was strange to the point of feeling disconcerting when I got the Insound newsletter today and it mentioned that yes, that crazy* bible-themed new Mountain Goats album, The Life of the World to Come, came out today.

Needless to say I have never been more on time as far as leaving for lunch break in my life.

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