Some random thoughts on music.Posted: October 4, 2011
Best-sounding rock album ever: In Utero by Nirvana.
Best rock lyric ever: “We’re gonna come around at twelve with some Puerto Rican girls that’s just dying to meet you.” From “Miss You” by the Rolling Stones.
Best Beatles song: “She Said She Said.”
Best Keith Moon-less Who song: “Eminence Front.”
Best singer/songwriter you’ve never heard of: Ike Reilly.
Best live album you’ve never heard of: Alive ’05 by Local H.
Great unappreciated concept album: Pack Up the Cats by Local H.
Great unappreciated Wilco album: Sky Blue Sky.
Last good R.E.M. album: Green.
Best Radiohead album: Tough call, but I’m going with OK Computer.
Best totally illegal album: The Grey Album by Danger Mouse, Jay-Z, and the Beatles.
Worst band ever: Creed. (Runners up: Matchbox 20, Sister Hazel, Train.)