Like the way the warm aroma of burning oak can spark memories reminiscent of cold winter months, certain songs bookmark the beauty and mundane nature of our everyday lives. Be it your first cross country road trip with friends, or the certainty of heartache that inevitably finds its way into our existence, songs have a way of getting us through the sweetest, and hardest times, in our lives. This proves true more often than not years later, when a flash flood of memories is stirred by the grace of shuffle on your seemingly sentient iPod.
Matt Pond has written songs that would be perfect selections for your life’s soundtrack since the late 90′s. With the completion of their latest EP Spring Fools, a fall tour is in full swing, and St. Louis has been fortunate enough to earn a stop. This Monday October 24, 2011, Matt Pond PA will be at Cicero’s in the Loop. We had a chance to speak with him about music, movies, this tour, and the joys of getting lost. Continue Reading »