loosen up

Waiting for grad decisions is stressful, but Fridays shouldn’t be.  Turn the volume up as loud as it goes.

That, my dear readers, is how you pull off a great, blistering rock song. It’s textbook. It’s that tireless E-to-G progression, here pushed to frenetic broke, and at the furious mid-section peak its just like a huge rat’s nest of distortion and feedback, with jagged bits of “Purple Haze” and “Smoke on the Water” sticking out. It already sounds like a familiar rock classic on the first listen, it still sounds dangerous on the twentieth.

Has there since been a better garage raver? Only one candidate comes to mind:

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~ by staticandme on February 20, 2009.

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