Death Cab For Cutie’s 2003 album Transatlanticism is a record I’m sure I’d love if I took the time to listen. It is a melancholy break-up album that has received wide critical acclaim — exactly my cup of tea.
I’m not sure why I haven’t taken the time to get to know it. Probably just an accident of timing, which kept it out of my rotation when it first came out and then saw it filed away and overshadowed by a decade and a half of new musical discoveries.
Well, here’s something cool.
Dave Eggers and Jordan Kurland have set up a website called 30 Days, 30 Songs — “written and recorded by artists for a Trump-free America.” The idea is to post a new anti-Trump song every day for a month leading up to the election.
The same pair created 90 Days, 90 Reasons four years ago, a site that offered up a new reason to re-elect Barack Obama each day for the three months before Election Day.