Thursday, February 07, 2008
"one time you were a glowing young ruffian...oh my god, it was a million years ago"
I am unhealthily obsessed.
Passed SecretCrush on the stairs. As an afterthought I called out "...The National...? Are you familiar?"
He turned back: "Heard of ... never heard ... what are they like?"
My head implodes. The best I can come up with is: "At first it sounds like a grumpy, mumbly-americana voice and some tuneless guitar - but it's brilliant. It's all I've been listening to since Christmas."
"Riiiight. Sounds good!"
O.K. Purely for evaluation purposes then.
Boxer - The National