I first heard it in 1998, coming home in the morning from my night shift work. I thought it was so original. I love their new sound which is not so screamy."good news" is an awesome CD!
I must update this story later, but Modest Mouse is the music that has the deepest connection to me emotionally. I think there's a universal honesty in the lyrics and most of the music (especially the older stuff, of course, but I'm no new-work shunning elitist). I would be...
"...All right already we'll all float on, oh don't you worry we all float on..."
Oh, right. Yeah.
"We've Got Everything"
"The World at Large"
I don't know what those...
The first Modest Mouse songs I heard were Dramamine, Jesus Christ Was an Only Child, and Lounge (Closing Time). I listened to those songs all night and I was hooked. I got all the older albums, then the newer ones. Isaac's voice is unusual but I love it. I...