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...
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!
"...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...
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...