Posts Tagged ‘Los Campesinos!’

interv. w/ titus andronicus

In Uncategorized on January 22, 2009 at 4:28 pm

When it rains, it pours. First, the first-person of the Los Campesinos!/Titus Andronicus show, now here’s an excellent Titus Andronicus interview from Aversion. That one guitarist dude is always wearing a plaid shirt. It’s like his blanky, I guess.

The best: “You know, it’s kind of like the evolution of species. Traits become emphasized over time. I guess the punk influence on what we now today call indie music has been diluted over the years, for better or for worse. People try to seem to try and choose one or the other. We would prefer to have them both if we can.”–Patrick Stickles
(From Aversion)


first-person: los campesinos! at cat’s cradle

In Uncategorized on January 19, 2009 at 2:19 am

Los Campesinos

Originally uploaded by John Darwin Kurc

Friday night and it’s freezing; bowling ended at 5 (I left early with still two frames left in my game) so the puppy could be fed at someone else’s house and the puppy could get slammed around by a bigger dog, and learn a lesson (he’s been learning a lot lately) and so finally we made it back on the road after stopping to fill up our car with gas and air (cold, not hot air) and after we pulled a u-turn around a smithfield’s chicken (it was crowded, like a grand opening with balloons and stuff) and opted for KFC instead (the strips come in 3, 6, or 12–they are all spicy), because we had to make the two hour trip to carrboro/chapel hill (it really is the same place, basically) and on the way while eating my chicken strips i spilled barbecue sauce on my pants and got barbecue sauce on my wife’s hand (i then switched to honey mustard) and now we’re on our way…
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