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.
The US is particularly miserable at putting aside money for the future. Should we blame our paychecks or our psychology?