Tag: Arcade Fire

Confessions of a Music Snob

Confessions of a Music Snob

Music, Rants
I never used to think of myself as a music snob, but it turns out I am one. In my defense, however, I'm not your typical music snob. I don't go out of my way to seek out obscure bands, and then throw a hissy fit if they become popular. Such a thing is happening as I write this. This week the enormous buzz behind the new Arcade Fire actually translated to sales, and Neon Bible debuted at #2 - that sound you hear is thousands of hipsters flagellating themselves. (more…)