These days, people treat music as a disposable commodity. People only seem to care about the singles and not so much of the ‘album.’ But every Saturday night, a group of friends gather together and listen to some records and down a few spirits. They actually listen to and talk about their love of music. Tonight’s Theme: Concept Records

  • Will’s Pick: The XX – XX

  • Josh’s Pick: Marilyn Manson – HolyWood (In the Shadow of the Valley of Death)

  • JJ’s Pick: Coheed & Cambria – Good Apollo, I’m Burning Star IV, Volume One: From Fear Through the Eyes of Madness

 

Emmaus Record Club – 01/07/12

These days, people treat music as a disposable commodity. People only seem to care about the singles and not so much of the ‘album.’ But every Saturday night, a group of friends gather together and listen to some records and down a few spirits. They actually listen to and talk about their love of music. Tonight’s theme is “Favorite Records of 2011”:

  • Jared’s Pick: Awolnation – Megalithic Symphony
  • Chris’s Pick: Animals As Leaders – Weightless
  • Sarah’s Pick: Oneohtrix Point Never – Replica
  • Tyler & JJ’s Pick: Fucked Up – David Comes To Life
  • Josh’s Pick: David Bazan – Strange Negotiations

Emmaus Record Club – 12/10/11

These days, people treat music as a disposable commodity. People only seem to care about the singles and not so much of the ‘album.’ But every Saturday night, a group of friends gather together and listen to some records and down a few spirits. They actually listen to and talk about their love of music. Here are this week’s picks:

  • Henry’s Pick: Rudiments/Jack Kevorkian and the Suicide Machines – Skank for Brains!
  • JJ’s Pick: Screaming Females – Castle Talk
  • Chris’s Pick: Senses Fail – From the Depth of Dreams
  • Josh’s Pick: Bongripper – Satan Worshipping Doom

Emmaus Record Club – 11/26/11

These days, people treat music as a disposable commodity. People only seem to care about the singles and not so much of the ‘album.’ But every Saturday night, a group of friends gather together and listen to some records and down a few spirits. They actually listen to and talk about their love of music. Here are this week’s picks:

  • Chris’s Pick: Tokyo Police Club – Elephant Shell
  • JJ’s Pick: Hot Water Music – No Division
  • Will’s Pick: Bon Iver – For Emma, Forever Ago
  • Jared’s Pick: Jay Reatard – Blood Visions
  • Josh’s Pick: Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds – Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds

Emmaus Record Club – 11/19/11

These days, people treat music as a disposable commodity. People only seem to care about the singles and not so much of the ‘album.’ But every Saturday night, a group of friends gather together and listen to some records and down a few spirits. They actually listen to and talk about their love of music. Here are this week’s picks:

  • Tyler’s Pick: Childish Gambino – EP
  • Will’s Pick: Beirut – The Flying Club Cup
  • JJ’s Pick: Strike AnywhereExit English
  • Jared’s Pick: Yeah Yeah Yeahs – Yeah Yeah Yeahs EP
  • Chris’s Pick: Tsunami Bomb – The ultimate Escape
  • Josh’s Pick: Thursday – War All The Time

Emmaus Record Club – 11/05/11

These days, people treat music as a disposable commodity. People only seem to care about the singles and not so much of the ‘album.’ But every Saturday night, a group of friends gather together and listen to some records and down a few spirits. They actually listen to and talk about their love of music. Tonight’s meeting of Emmaus Record Club featured:

  • JJ’s Pick: Bad Religion – No Control
  • Will’s Pick: TW Walsh – Songs for Pain and Leisure
  • Josh’s Pick: Bear Vs Shark – Terrorhawk!

Emmaus Record Club – 10/22/11

These days, people treat music as a disposable commodity. People only seem to care about the singles and not so much of the ‘album.’ But every Saturday night, a group of friends gather together and listen to some records and down a few spirits. They actually listen to and talk about their love of music. Tonight’s “Halloween Themed” meeting of Emmaus Record Club featured:

  • Chris’s Pick: Plan 9 – ManMade Monsters
  • Josh’s Pick: Electric Wizard – Dopethrone
  • JJ’s Pick: Black Sabbath – Master of Reality
  • Tyler’s Pick: Thou – Summit
  • Bonus Pick: Hellmouth – Gravestone Skylines (Bible Ash LP Version)

Lots of scary stoner sludgy doom goodness

Emmaus Record Club – 09/10/11

These days, people treat music as a disposable commodity. People only seem to care about the singles and not so much of the ‘album.’ But every Saturday night, a group of friends gather together and listen to some records and down a few spirits. They actually listen to and talk about their love of music. Here are this week’s picks:

  • JJ’s Pick: Tiger Army – Music From Regions Beyond
  • Will’s Pick: Broken Social Scene – Forgiveness Rock Record
  • Jared’s Pick: Broken Social Scene – What If Someone Is Watching Their TV?
  • Josh’s Pick: The Get Up Kids – Guilt Show

Emmaus Record Club – 09/04/11

These days, people treat music as a disposable commodity. People only seem to care about the singles and not so much of the ‘album.’ But every Saturday night, a group of friends gather together and listen to some records and down a few spirits. They actually listen to and talk about their love of music. Here are this week’s picks:

  • JJ’s Pick: The Flaming Lips – Yoshimi battles the pink robots
  • Jared’s Pick: Women – No Reasons
  • Josh’s Pick: The Plot to Blow Up the Eiffel Tower – Love In The Fascist Brothel
  • Bonus Pick: These Arms Are Snakes – Tail Swallower and Dove

Emmaus Record Club – 08/20/11

Every Saturday night, a group of friends gather at Josh’s house and listen to some records and down a few beers. They actually listen to the music and talk about their love of music. Here are this week’s picks:

  • JJ’s Pick: Minus the Bear- Menus El Oso
  • Tyler’s Pick: Street Smart Cyclists – Demo 7″
  • Jared’s Pick: The Kinks – Lola Versus Powerman and the Moneygoround, part One
  • Josh’s Pick: Glassjaw – Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Silence
  • Bonus Pick: Swing Kids – Discography