Here you go, more good reading. Thanks go to I Rule the School and Aoife for the links. Clash Music: Q & A with Kevin Barnes [Words] Sweet Oblivion [Music] You: of Montreal Interview
of Montreal’s Kevin Barnes Turns Agony Uncle – Plus Exclusive Live Video They say thinking about other things is a good trick, like being in school or whatever. But I wouldn’t think about like, your grandma’s vagina, it’d kill the erection, you don’t wanna ruin the moment. Thanks to illuminated for the link!
You Ain’t No Picasso has posted the New Year’s Eve show of covers performed at Athens’ 40 Watt. You can grab them here. And if you missed the of Montreal performance on The Late Show with David Letterman, it’s being rerun tonight on CBS.
Just a reminder – tonight of Montreal’s performance in Amsterdam will be streaming live at Fabchannel! Head over here to watch.
The New Yorker has a profile up: Logic of Excess: Kevin Barnes’ Disco Semiotics Barnes’s bag of tricks is deep; David Bowie’s bedazzled seventies rock is just as relevant as literary nods, disco highs are as appealing as melodic intricacy, and pleasure seems to drive every one of Barnes’s impatient, rococo arrangements. “Skeletal Lamping,” the...