Inspired by The Needle Drop, this week on the Old Fashioned Good Time Wake-Up Show, I’ll begin a new segment entitled Songs From My Adolescence.
Kurt Vile shows his talents in his song, “Pretty Pimpin’.” Being the lead track off Vile’s most recent album, B’lieve I’m Goin Down…., “Pretty Pimpin’” definitely has a right to be number one. This single creates a laid back atmosphere with the inspiration of acoustic folk coupled with frenetic lyrics that reflect an identity crisis of sorts:
Having a voice is especially important for college students. When I moved to Bowling Green to attend school at Western, I felt nervous about fitting in, as making friends was not my forte. However, when I joined the staff of Revolution 91.7, the campus radio station, I quickly felt at home. While spending time behind […]
As of late, we’ve been hooked on The Wombats’ latest offering Glitterbug. Their memorable lyrics – laced with a healthy dose of teen angst – glide over smartly crafted electronic soundscapes. We believe this is what it would be like if Passion Pit’s sound and The 1975’s sound were wed in perfect matrimony.