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  1. The World Is Such A Wonderful Place


    December 31, 2009 by louie

    Ode to the LRC by Band of Horses (download here) This was by far my favorite song of 2009. The refrain, “The world is such a wonderful place” has never been more true. Hope you feel that way too.…

  2. Smooth Solitude


    December 30, 2009 by louie

    Solitude by Girls (download here) This is a new 2009 album that made many users top 10 lists. This song isn’t actually on their latest album but rather a B-Side to a single. Regardless, it’s a great mellow song…

  3. Riding Without Handlebars


    December 29, 2009 by louie

    Handlebars by The Flobots (download here) A nice little rant about what is possible – at least with military funding. The sound of the Denver group reminds me of 311 mixed with Cake. Apparently this song got to #3 on…

  4. Modern GnR Goodness


    December 28, 2009 by louie

    Loving The Alien by Velvet Revolver (download here) There was so much hype around Chinese Democracy last year that people forget about the other GnR members (Slash, Duff, and Matt S.) and their 2004 Velvet Revolver album. This is my…

  5. Home Is Whenever I’m With You


    December 23, 2009 by louie

    Home by Edward Sharpe and The Magnetic Zeros (download here) I know that i’ve posted about these guys before but now that i’m home in MN for the holidays, i thought it a good time to post about going “home”…

  6. Story of a Rock And Roll Man


    December 22, 2009 by louie

    okk You Can’t Hold The Hand of a Rock And Roll Man by Okkervil River (download here) This is an amazing song. Such a good story of an old Rocker who still thinks he’s the bomb. Really good. The title is…

  7. Patience


    December 21, 2009 by louie

    patience Patience by Sawa Koboyashi (GnR cover) (download here) A very relaxed, mellow cover of the Guns N’ Roses classic…

  8. Combing the Beach


    December 18, 2009 by louie

    pomegranates Beachcomber by Pomegranates (download here) This is a new band that i’m digging on (thanks to Tiger). They have a nice chill sound but don’t shy away from rocking out. Give a listen.…

  9. Tuba Thursday


    December 17, 2009 by louie

    elvis perkins in dearland Doomsday by Elvis Perkins in Dearland (download here) Nothing like a tuba-driven song to get me through a Thursday. Rolling Stone describes this song as “like a New Orleans funeral parade for the apocalypse.” I couldn’t agree more…

  10. 3 Folk Indie Words


    December 16, 2009 by louie

    avett-brotherssmall-739603 I And Love And You by The Avett Brothers (download here) I just bought this album yesterday and it’s some good folksy indie rock.…