links for 2009-07-14 07.14.09
How I Stopped Worrying And Learned To Love Phish (NPR: Monitor Mix)
Carrie Brownstein (Sleater-Kinney, Excuse 17, The Spells, Thunderant) is going to take a week to try to like Phish. "Phish is a band that some people intuitively don't like; it is the liverwurst, the Twilight book series, and the waterbeds of the music industry! And why should it be? This dismissal of Phish by a large portion of us is both unfair and unwarranted. And that's why I'm willing to change." Is this the equivalent of my dislike of Chihuly or Eric Fischl (pardon the pun)?