That’s what everyone thinks and, to a certain degree, that’s true.” The other chief characteristic of the band’s earliest work is Michael Stipe mumbling through the lyrics.
songs as “minor key, mid-tempo, enigmatic, semi-folk rock balladish things. A follow-up EP, ‘Chronic Town’, is recorded with Mitch Easter in October 1981.
from Brooklyn, NY for suggesting this week’s topic: Online dating, once a fringe and stigmatized activity, is now over a billion industry.
It may never have been his conscious intent, but Peter Buck’s ringing guitar notes most often bring to mind Roger Mc Guinn’s work with The Byrds in the mid-1960s. On the rare occasions when the words can be distinguished, they are so vague and opaque as to defy easy comprehension. It whips up a punkish energy true to the group’s roots as vocalist Michael Stipe wails, “Calling out – in transit / Radio Free Europe.” Although it is limited to a pressing of one thousand copies on its release in 1981, it earns R. is one of the biggest beneficiaries of this generational progression. I can’t even remember them.” Over their lengthy career, the sound of R. Musically, Peter Buck most often writes the melodies, but, increasingly as time passes, that role is divided more equally between Buck and Mike Mills. Michael Stipe warns, “You all know there aren’t words, per se, to a lot of the early stuff. proves quite pliable and the jangling guitars and chewed vocals are not always defining characteristics. However, it seems an open secret that all, or most, of the lyrics are the product of Michael Stipe’s thoughts. So, perhaps, it is best just to accept the group composition credits at face value. I’ve already expressed my argument for why in two posts: one on how critical it is to find the right life partner and how seriously we should take that quest, and another on why going to bars is a terrible life experience.The first step in ending up with the right person is meeting the right person, and for something so important in our lives, we’ve had for doing it efficiently and intelligently.
The way the current trend is heading, what will dating be like in 2030, and will that be a better or worse time to be on the dating market than 1995? I think the term “online dating” is part of the problem and makes people who don’t know much about it think it refers to people forming entire relationships online and only meeting in person much later.