As the great American holiday of Black Friday draws to a close, it behooves us here at mattneric to engage in some reflection. It’s late November, which means it’s almost December, which means it’s almost the end of the year, … Continue reading
Leaves are falling. Sweaters are de-mothballing. Lattes are pumpkining. Put away the Beach Boys — it’s time for acoustic jams. Now, if you aren’t a Communist, you’ve already started listening to your Spotify Christmas playlist (mine is called “Ludachristmas”). There’s … Continue reading
We have a Spotify playlist for the best music from October and you can totally listen to it HERE.
Darker, Fuller Lashes By Eric Webb Natasha Khan, you’re a spooky lady. You, with your emotive, melodramatic voice. You, with your ever-unsettling, curio-shop tunes and witch doctor beats. You, with your art school lyrics. You, with your … y’know, doing … Continue reading
Further Seems Carrabba By Matt Jones So, my mind was blown this week. Because I don’t know anything about anything, I had no idea that Chris Carrabba was in a couple bands before Dashboard Confessional (again he goes unnoticed). One … Continue reading
Win One For the Gibbard By Eric Webb Death Cab For Cutie singer Ben Gibbard would have to commercially release a blank CD-R for me dislike one of his albums. I come to Former Lives with that bias out in … Continue reading