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|A Pile Of Vinyl On My Coffee Table|
I just moved into a new place with a friend a week and a half ago. We're
both pretty lazy, and every record we have listened to (more or less) is
sitting on one of the various tables in the living room. Now, because of the
desperately gripping nature of this subject matter, I will cut right to the
chase. The albums are as follows:
Signed by 3/5th of the band when I met them at Sasquatch 2010.
The Age of Adz
Just spun this while incredibly baked, as intended.
|3||The Mountain Goats|
We Shall All Be Healed
Signed by John Darnielle. I've just recently decided that this is pretty much the
best album ever (it's not even my favourite tMG album, but join me will you, on this
hyperbolic voyage). It was my first album by what is now my second favourite
band, and I connected with it for the first time while in the taxi back to my friends
house after seeing my first favourite band live. I have a friend who is a very
talented tattoo artist, and if he feels that he is confident that he could depict this
album artwork well, I'm going for it as my first tattoo.
ohhhhhhhhh we used to dream, now we worry about dying
|5||The Rural Alberta Advantage|
Translucent red vinyl purchased at their Nov. 9 show. Signed by all three members.
They're great people, and it was in incredible show. That drummer, my word. They
|6|| ||Dan Mangan|
My second time seeing him in the past two months but this show was otherworldy.
It was the last stop of the tour, and the largest hometown crowd Mangan's ever
played. It was magical. I won't describe it now because we'd be here all day, but
if you get a chance to see him, do not miss it. He was touring this 7", and opened
with the single "We Want To Be Pleasantly Surprised, Not Expectedly Let Down"
Also purchased at the show (yeah, I dropped some serious cash). Signed by the
|8||The Mountain Goats|
Came out 10 years ago! Happy Birthday yay!!!! The group of awesome people at
Crooked Neighbour have put together a tribute album called "Tallahassee Turns
Ten." It is a cover of the entire album, each song by a different artist. And who,
you ask, gets the honour of playing the classic No Children? Laura fucking
Stevenson. Awwww yeah, my cassette is in the mail.
Friend and Foe
Purchased at their recent show at the Biltmore Cabaret, my favourite venue in
Vancouver. Fun fact: my new place is a five minute walk/ten minute stumble form
the Biltmore! Happy days! This record is sweet, the front cover has a revolving
wheel that displays the different track names and slightly different artwork. I had
my choice of their 3 most recent albums (I limited myself to one, thankfully) and I
think I made the right choice.
"Buy this. Buy the record. Buy ten." - Sobhi
The Shape of Punk to Come
Not overrated fuck you.
Bon Iver, Bon Iver
Absolutely glorious full-size artwork. I'm so happy I own this.
|13|| ||Box of Dub 2|
Dubstep and Future Dub
I didn't own anything that could be used for DJing, so this caught my eye and I
bought it. It contains tracks from Kode 9, Digital Mystikz, Skream, Pinch,
Ramadanman, Cotti, Sub Version, and more.
The Moon & Antarctica
Everything from here to the end is my roommate's. I fucking wish I owned this. I
get to spin it whenever I want though yeeee.
IM A CREEEEEEEEEEEEEEP
Hail to the Thief
IM A WEIRDOOOOOOOOO
The King of Limbs
WHAT THE HELL AM I DOIN HERE???????????????????? (only good thing the band
ever did amirite?)
|18||Rage Against the Machine|
Sounds so fat and sexy on wax.
|20||The Mars Volta|
De-Loused in the Comatorium
|21||The Mars Volta|
Frances the Mute
|22||The Mars Volta|
The Bedlam in Goliath
yee? this nigga loves The Mars Volta. There are actually like three or four more
Mars Volta EPs and random things sitting here.
No One's First And You're Next
In case you can't tell, my roommate really likes Modest Mouse and The Mars Volta.
I am ok with this.
A really post-rock duo from Calgary, my roommate introduced me to them. They're
super awesome and this LP is available for free download on their bandcamp
well I heard there was a secret chord that David played and it pleased the lord
atta boy Stellan!
|gay 11 is overrated|
|got bedlam and strange mercy on vinyl tho|
both colored m/
|why do you people all own Bedlam on vinyl|
and yes, i do mean YOU PEOPLE. my roommate is half black so same as you. mexican and black are the same thing right?
|i'd say arab is closer to black so you could have used that|
|everything is gay forever.|
|i'm not very good at being racist sorry :(|
|cool list i've got 25 and i ordered 11 but i'm not sure if it'll ever come cause it's on "backorder" supposedly but i think it may actually be out of print. :[ |
also i've been meaning to get 1 for a while too, just haven't gotten around to it
recently got GY!BE's Slow Riot, Death Grip's The Money Store, Beach House's Bloom, mewithoutYou's Ten Stories and ordered The Chariot's One Wing (on pink vinyl so m/)
|why dont i live with you two... :[|
|Bon Iver is sucks|
|"recently got GY!BE's Slow Riot, Death Grip's The Money Store, Beach House's Bloom, mewithoutYou's Ten Stories and ordered The Chariot's One Wing (on pink vinyl so m/)"|
5/5 , 2/5 (1/5 band though) , 2.5/5 , 4/5 , 3.5/5 but +.5 for pink vinyl
one day Josh
"Bon Iver is sucks"
|High Violet but no Boxer? You're remiss sonny jim|
|Woah, your roommate has Deloused? Awesome. Pretty sweet collection.|
|I'd love to hear 10. SUP AIDS|
|Cool list, buddy.|
|"High Violet but no Boxer?"|
no, I own Boxer, it just wasn't in the pile. Plus my copy of High Violet is signed where as my copy of Boxer is not.
sup omni - you'd love to hear it on wax or you'd love to hear it, full stop? cause if it's the latter, I've heard of this thing called the internet....
|You own a copy of De-loused, I'm so jellyyyy!|
|Only one of these I've got is High Violet. Purple!|