New Milk

This week’s track, “New Milk,” revisits the character who sang “Big Schools” on the recent Baby Teeth album, Hustle Beach.  Because Big Schools is often reduced to “BS” on Baby Teeth setlists, let’s call this character B.S. Lewis.  Mr. Lewis is a guy who can’t stop thinking about his glory days — he’s drifting through an … Continue reading

Diamonds

My reference points for this week’s song, “Diamonds,” are  the Stones’ “No Expectations,” various Wilco slow jams in the vein of “Poor Places,” and “Estranged” by Guns N’ Roses.  I’ve had a longtime love of the latter, the most ostentatiously epic track from the Use Your Illusion albums, and I was excited to find a … Continue reading

Space

Welcome back, 52 Teeth Nation!  MC Don Quixote (yours truly) rides again.  I hope you’re excited to take another ride on Space Mountain.  Our track for this week, as fate would have it, is called “Space“.  Lyrically, it’s a downer, and fairly self-explanatory.  Suffice to say, I’m continuing my ongoing battle to take the poetry and … Continue reading