Everyone who told me, last week, to cop Emperor Tomato Ketchup wins a Horde commendation for uncommon bravery in battle for new sounds. What a beautiful album. And what a beautiful song. ("Anonymous Collective") I'd love to see the Yeah Yeahs Yeahs take a crack at this. You can hear the DNA of "Maps" and "Modern Romance" here.
Age discrimination affects us all. Who cares about youth? James Hamblin turns to his colleague Jeffrey Goldberg for advice.