A Year of Spider-Man and Living Emotionally

I’m a grown man, damn it. I come from a long line of grown men. There are expectations to uphold. Clan Man’s family crest has one symbol, a stone, and written beneath in the most metal-looking font is “Non Clamabit”.  We. Do. Not. Cry. No one ever told me that. […]

33 And 1/3 Under 45: Track Thirteen – The Wall

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33 And 1/3 Under 45: The B-Sides – Carrie & Lowell

This album was selected by Will. Spirit of my silence, I can hear you. But I’m afraid to be near you. And I don’t know where to begin And I don’t know where to begin Folk music can be a real bummer. Indie folk? Forget about it. Sufjan Stevens? Well, […]

33 And 1/3 Under 45: Track Twelve – Stranger Songs

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