A Sunny Day in Brooklyn

By Jason Diamond I guess A Sunny Day in Glasgow getting tagged as a “twee” band isn’t totally unjustified. After all, they share 75% of their name with mid-80’s Sarah Records band, Another Sunny Day. Of course, then there is the Belle and Sebastian connection: the Scottish band (who come from Glasgow) had a song in 2006 called, “Another Sunny Day”, and though I’m unsure whether the song pre-dates A.S.D.I.G., I’m willing to bet one of these references points toward […]

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Dear Fucked In Park Slope,

No, “cutsey shmoopy names” are not at all cool.¬† They are horrible. With that said, and as a fellow resident of The Slope, I have to ask another question: Is it wrong to name your baby after current indie rock superstars?¬† I saw this mother who could not be more than three years older than me (im 29) yelling “come here Sufjan, Sufi, come here” at Union Hall a few months back. And another question, why was that kid at […]

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