The lyrics were incomprehensible to me at the time, but I knew even then that I wanted to be Miss American Pie.
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“Melancholy is not really the right word to describe the mentality. Swedes are more…serene and mellow, and not afraid of the dark, and this is something that I still think is a big part of my personality.”
I recently read This Is Your Brain on Music: The Science of a Human Obsession by Daniel J. Levitin.
“I believe in terms of feelings about music, music remains constant, fundamental to consciousness. I cannot imagine life without music!”
“The songwriting and melodic approaches on Roots & Crowns feels like a new direction for us. The way we’re using sound, noise and collage on this one feels like we’re digging deeper into the roots of where we started.”
Akron/Family has written some of the best songs of the current century. They have released two albums on Young God Records, both of which juxtapose musical sensibilities of the most diverse sort. To love them is to love music, not genres.