The Morning Benders
are an indie rock band from Brooklyn. In 2008, they released their debut «Talking Through Tin Cans» and have toured since then in support of Broken Bells, Grizzly Bear, The Kooks and Death Cab for Cutie. In December 2008, iTunes deemed their debut the best indie/alternative album of 2008.
«Big Echo» was released in 2010 on Rough Trade.
a song that reminds you of school
Ace Of Base - The Sign
best concert you ever attended
At the Greek Theatre, Los Angeles
best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Warszawa
a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Bon Iver - Re: Stacks
Maybe this isn’t the best choice. I wouldn’t necessarily say «depressed», it’s more of a melancholy feeling.
record you were looking for the longest
Neil Young - Time Fades Away
a record you fell in love to
The Beatles - You're Gonna Lose That Girl
first record you remember
James Taylor - Sweet Baby James
the song to be played at your funeral
Blur - Out Of Time
a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
New Order - Age Of Consent
your guilty pleasure song
I feel no guilt!
your ultimate heartbreak song
Elliott Smith - New Disaster
perfect anthem for Oakland
Some Hyphy shit I guess.
your party anthem
Michael Jackson - Baby Be Mine
Talking Heads - Making Flippy Floppy
first record you bought
Boyz II Men - II
a song that reminds your friends of you
The Zombies - Friends Of Mine
best soundtrack ever
Jean Constantin - The 400 Blows
Days Of Being Wild
It’s a tie between: Truffaut’s «The 400 Blows», music by Jean Constantin and the music to Wong Kar-Wai’s «Days Of Being Wild».
your sunday morning song
Nico - The Fairest Of The Seasons
a song you wish you'd written yourself
Bob Dylan - Love Minus Zero / No Limit
The Band - Tears Of Rage
Questions answered by: Chris Chu