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Modest Mouse Band

Discussion in 'Music Forum' started by Aaron Mook, Mar 7, 2016.

  1. Taken from Wikipedia: Modest Mouse is an American rock band formed in 1992 in Issaquah, Washington and currently based in Portland, Oregon. The founding members of this group are lead singer/guitarist Isaac Brock, drummer Jeremiah Green, and bassist Eric Judy.

  2. bedwettingcosmo

    i like bands who can't sing good Supporter

    had a bad night last night. spending the day listening through their late 90's / early 00 era....

    can't love this band enough
  3. Horrorca


    Lonesome Crowded West and Moon & Antarctica are amazing. M&A is my favorite, but LCW has such a unique sound - no other band has sounded like it again, not even MM themselves.
  4. Justin Roux

    Trusted Supporter

    Anyone have any idea on when the Part 2 to Strangers to Ourselves is coming? A friend of mine told me about an interview where Brock said they had songs recorded and ready for a sister album to be released in a year. I also noticed on the back of my Strangers to Ourselves vinyl it said "Golden Casket Vol. 1"
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  5. bedwettingcosmo

    i like bands who can't sing good Supporter

    i'd be super surprised if we got something this year.
  6. Justin Roux

    Trusted Supporter

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  7. Yeah, I have my doubts about this year but I'm staying optimistic. I know they demoed over 40 songs for Strangers to Ourselves. I also know they joked about calling it Whatever, haha
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  8. crunchprank Prestigious

    I was confused by that "legally allowed to" statement when Isaac first said it. Aren't they on Isaac's label now?
  9. 8123


    Yeah, and the label isn't even a part of Epic anymore. I'd still be surprised if they released it this year, but maybe it'll be more of a surprise thing to coincide with the summer tour.
  10. crunchprank Prestigious

    Weird, there must be some legalities we're just not aware of or something. Either way, my assumption is that it was going to get released this year since it's been over a year since we got Strangers. Honestly I thought we would get it in exactly a year after Strangers after Brock's comment, but that's come and gone.
  11. OotyPa

    fall away

    Idk how I feel about Strangers bc I never listen to it, and when I listen to it, I get bored of it after a few songs. But I love everything else by these guys. My favorite might be Long Drive with M&A right after
  12. Horrorca


    nothing after M&A/Everywhere and His Nasty Parlour Tricks clicked for me, except a few songs, TBH - but I'll keep giving them a chance
  13. Good News is such an amazing album.

    Also raise your hands if you prefer This is a Long Drive... to The Lonesome Crowded West :praise:

    this band is the best and their entire discography is the best so idc either way
  14. OotyPa

    fall away

  15. suicidesaints

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    Long Drive is easily my favorite, but I like the whole discography quite a bit.
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  16. bedwettingcosmo

    i like bands who can't sing good Supporter

    talk about relevant username. strokes did this shit right after CDM
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  17. DaydreamNation

    2023 Chorus.FM Fantasy Baseball Runner-Up Supporter

    Saw these guys last week. Cool enough show, but I was a bit disappointed that half of their set was from their two albums that I don't particularly care for (Strangers and Good News).
  18. sukottokairu


    love their new album and incredibly stoked to see them play this summer!!
  19. bedwettingcosmo

    i like bands who can't sing good Supporter

    never seen them but they are coming to the shittiest venue in utah with brand new. i dont know if i want to spend the 50 for a miserable venue experience.
  20. Steve_JustAGuy


    I've pretty much gave up on new Strokes material until it's released. Related to this thread, I enjoy Good News a lot, but never been a huge fan of the band. One of those where I won't turn them off if they pop up, but it's rare I seek them out.
  21. crunchprank Prestigious

  22. bobsheiskawy

    is it the same for you? Prestigious

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  23. suicidesaints

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    Just discovered this video on YouTube and it's super good...

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  24. Wow. This is amazing.
  25. suicidesaints

    Trusted Prestigious

    He's got a Radiohead one too that's also amazing.
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