Today’s break from the toppling dominoes that may end in resignation or impeachment brought to you by The Magnetic Fields.
50 Song Memoir is an audio journal of a sort of Stephin Merritt’s first five decades of life on Earth, and is customarily excellent. If you’re new to the group, Merritt is “the Cole Porter of his generation”, except better.
If you’re not reading this from your smartphone, go outside already. Unless you live in Tornado Alley and one of those bad boys just touched down a block from your house. You’re excused.
(Year Zero/Day One Hundred and Twenty-One)