Jul 22 2006, 4h33

    1. Sufjan Stevens
    First song: Decatur
    Fell in love: Concerning the UFO...i knew i was in for a solid-as-fuck album
    Current favorite: i always really liked Vito's Ordination Song but I don't know if anyone feels me on all...

    2. The Mountain Goats
    First song: this year
    Fell in love: golden boy, haahah
    Current favorite: Wait for you

    3. Spoon
    First song: i summon you demo
    Fell in love: i had a thing against spoon so it was really quite a gradual thing
    Current favorite: quincy punk episode hahe

    4. Belle & Sebastian
    First song: this is just a modern rock song
    Fell in love: piazza new york catcher
    Current favorite: the blues are still blue

    5. Regina Spektor
    First song: samson
    Fell in love: oedipus
    Current favorite: hotel song

    6. Devendra Banhart
    First song: at the hop
    Fell in love: this beard is for siobhan?
    Current favorite: little boys!

    7. Death Cab for Cutie
    First song: pictures in an exhibition
    Fell in love: a movie script ending
    Current favorite: different names for the same thing

    8. Destroyer
    First song: european oils
    Fell in love: painter in your pocket
    Current favorite: farrar, straus & giroux

    9. Elliott Smith
    First song: between the bars
    Fell in love: happiness
    Current favorite: waltz #1

    10. Stars
    First song: elevator love song
    Fell in love: your ex-lover is dead/set yourself on fire
    Current favorite: set yourself on fire
  • hm survey

    Mar 17 2006, 4h34

    Sufjan Stevens

    The Mountain Goats


    Belle and Sebastian

    Devendra Banhart

    Elliott Smith

    Death Cab for Cutie



    Of Montreal

    Now answer the questions according to the numbers:

    -- what was the first song you ever heard by 6?
    i think it was "st. ides heaven" and i didnt really like it because i was in 8th grade and i sucked. first proper song was probably between the bars because we watched good will hunting in class one day

    -- what is your favourite album of 2?
    hm well they have like fucking 5 million. the sunset tree is the most developed and the album that got me into them, so there you go.

    -- what is your favourite lyric that 5 has sung?
    "i see so many little boys i want to marry"
    "put me in your dry dreams, or put me in your wet, if you haven't yet"

    -- how many times have you seen 4 live?
    once! recently! fucking amazing, it was so excellent beyond belief.

    -- what is your favourite song by 7?
    a movie script ending
    or maybe different names for the same thing!
    no, a movie script ending!

    -- what is a good memory you have considering the music of 10?
    this summer! and the summer before that as well, hanging out in north carolina. it was vacation association music.

    -- is there a song of 3 that makes you sad?
    uh...spoon? not. really.

    -- what is your favourite lyric that 2 has sung?
    "i am going to make it through this year if it kills me"

    -- what is your favourite song by 9?
    ooh fuck. i am trying to break your heart? muzzle of bees?

    -- how did you get in to 3?
    sean played their "i summon you" demo at his house, and before that i was anti-spoon because they reminded me of his ex-girlfriend, then i got over it.

    -- what was the first song you heard by 1?
    decatur, or a round of applause for your stepmother

    -- what is your favourite song by 4?
    uhhh lazy line painter jane!

    -- how many time have you seen 9 live?
    once! with sean sara and sara! and laurel and the parrishes!

    -- what is a good memory you have concerning 2?
    this year, end of summer.

    -- is there a song of 8 that makes you sad?
    your ex-lover is dead, also what the snowman learned about love because it just sounds sad

    -- what is your favourite album of 5?
    i'm kinda liking cripple crow lately but my first was rejoicing in the hands <3

    -- what is your favourite lyric that 3 has sung?
    "And cover your tracks
    Cover the path to the heart
    Don't let those footholds start
    And don't let no one in
    Cause they never got you and you never got them"

    -- what is your favourite song of 1?
    casimir pulaski day/ "sister" live because he played it incredibly. also the openings on michigan and illinois because theyre both short pretty piano pieces.

    -- what is your favourite song of 10?
    sleeping in the beetle bug, and Coquelicot, Claude and Lecithink Dance Aoard the Ocean Liner for some odd reason i really enjoy it. too many. reqiuem for o.m.m2 actually. oh fuck.

    -- how many times have you seen 8 live?
    none booo i missed em in central park

    -- what is your favourite album of 1?

    -- what is a great memory you have considering 9?
    loving them foreverrrrrr and seeing them and love love love love love