Eels

#374 Eels – Mistakes of my Youth

For Folk's Sake | Eels | The Cautionary Tales of Mark Oliver Everett | album cover

‘Mistakes of my Youth’ is a retrospective of the self-defeating choices and actions of Mark Oliver Everett, one of the best people ever in the history of people who can both play guitar and sing songs. With misty, laid-back guitars…

#38 Eels – It’s a Motherfucker

the eels, daisies of the galaxy, it's a motherfucker

Today is the birthday of one of the most melancholy, beautifully-spirited men in the history of the world to date. Singing Eels frontman Mark Oliver Everett a merry ditty to celebrate the occasion would be profoundly inappropriate, so instead we’ll…

Album | Eels – Wonderful, Glorious

Mark Oliver Everett is, without doubt, the most consistently bipolar songwriter of our times. Shuttling between the rhapsodies of Daisies of the Galaxy and the chill misery of Electro Shock Blues, the scuzzy rage of Souljacker and the dejected tones of…

News | Eels line up 10th album

More than 15 years after they first burst on to the scene with ‘Novocaine For The Soul’, Eels show no sign of sputtering out. Mark ‘E’ Everett has announced the band’s 10th studio album ‘Wonderful, Glorious’ will be released on…

A playlist for the end of the world

The ol’ playlisting ground to a resounding halt when Brian got himself into what can only be described as “a MASSIVE HUFF” over Spotify’s user-unfriendly changes. Huffing is terribly unattractive behaviour, (especially for one who considers himself to be wise),…