Song of the Day #2,630: ‘Wish Fulfillment’ – Sonic Youth

sonic_youth_dirtyThis trip back to 1992 has resulted in the same experience on repeat — encountering an album by a band I know very well by name but not at all by sound.

Sonic Youth and Thurston Moore sound as familiar to me as The Lemonheads and Evan Dando, but again I can’t name a single song. I know that Moore sang backup on R.E.M.’s Monster, an acknowledgement of his band’s influence on the Athens alt-rockers.

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