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This is one of my favorite SY songs. It does remind me of a dream, or at least the feeling you get as you’re drifting off. It also reminds me of Montana at night. The night we were lost on the very back roads, with the only lights coming from distant farms on the roadside.

In many ways it’s still amazing Sonic Youth even got signed to a major label. Putting aside anything that might have been said about such a subject in recent days, SY made some of their best music for the big wigs at The David Geffen Company. Saucer-Like is one of my favorites, both because of […]

This song sounds so weird out of context. Really, to get the full effect you should listen to Bad Moon Rising. The first seven songs are one long suite and make for great nighttime listening. Though rarely considered as such, this is some of my favorite ambient guitar music.