“Thin thin dime”

Ugly Casanova – “Smoke Like Ribbons” from Sharpen Your Teeth (2002)

I prefer this album to Modest Mouse these days because it exhibits Isaac Brock’s songwriting talent without all the “Float On” baggage. But mostly, I like the tones added by Brian Deck (drummer/producer extraordinaire) and Tim Rutili (of Califone) whose work Glenn and I deeply respect.

This song’s hickish laxity is a balm to any abrasions you may have suffered from Modest Mouse as of late.

Also excellent is “Hotcha Girls” on the same record.

Buy it here

Posted by Jordy


Leave a comment

Filed under 2000s, Rock

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s