4 07 72 It'd be nice to have the full Academy run, now wouldn't it?
Dark Star. Love this compilation and wish I'd taken the time to order the full ten disc set while it was first advertized. There is a confident rawness here that is just rising to maturity.
I gotta say, Parkas, I'm surprised that I like them, at least in a way. You're right, though, I got hooked seeing MMJ live before I ever heard an album. On the other hand, Circuital is one of my favorite albums of the past few years, so obviously once I "got" them, I "got" them.
I gotta say, gratefuldean, I've listened to several My Morning Jacket albums as well as Jim's solo record, and they don't do a thing for me. "Rolling Stone" raves and raves and RAVES about them, but I just don't hear what all the fuss is about. Sure, they're a very talented group of musicians, but their music feels very formulaic to me and not at all psychedelic.
They must be one of those bands you gotta see live. Studio albums just don't seem to do them justice.
Regions of Light and Sound of God
I have this nagging feeling that My Morning Jacket is going to go all Radiohead on me. This album doesn't do much to allay that fear. The fact that I like the album isn't much help, since I also liked "OK Computer," but hated "Kid A" and everything after.
Naahhh, it'll never happen. Will it?
Favorite live albums:
Dead Set; Reckoning
Favorite Box set:
Really love Ladies & Gentlemen, The Grateful Dead
(Closing of the Fillmore East in 1971)
O' Be Joyful
tell Kentucky how your turnip greens grow
tell California everything you know
tell New York, tell Tennessee, come to Carolina your drinks are on me
Yes, indeed, come to Carolina ya's drinks' on me...
- Dandys Rule Ok
- ...The Dandy Warhols Come Down
- Thirteen Tales from Urban Bohemia
- Welcome to the Monkey House
- The Black Album/Come on Feel the Dandy Warhols
- Odditorium of Warlords of Mars
- Earth to the Dandy Warhols
- Earth to the Remix, Vol. 2 EP
- The Dandy Warhols Are Sound
- The Capitol Years: 1995-2007
- This Machine
In other words, THE COMPLETE DISCOGRAPHY. I absolutely love this band and have been in love with them since 2003 when they released "Welcome to the Monkey House."