Noodles are the smell of denial and you will never grow up
November 11, 2012 4:20 PM   Subscribe

Suburban Kids With Biblical Names write music with a warmth and simplicity that really hits the spot on chilly autumn days. My favorite songs of theirs are Noodles and Trees and Squirrels; their better-known songs include Funeral Face, Rent a Wreck, and Loop Duplicate My Heart.
posted by Rory Marinich (7 comments total) 13 users marked this as a favorite
Is this the guy from The Magnetic Fields?
posted by nosila at 4:33 PM on November 11, 2012

Nope. These guys are Swedish.
posted by rabbitbookworm at 4:41 PM on November 11, 2012

I've had this on playlists for a long time. Catchy twee Scandinavian nostalgia pop. It's been too long since their last album.
posted by Winnemac at 4:43 PM on November 11, 2012

No, the guy from the Magnetic Fields only does stuff with them and Future Bible Heroes and The Gothic Archies and The Sixths plus the occasional Chinese musical. Simple really.
posted by Rory Marinich at 4:55 PM on November 11, 2012

Damn. I thought this thread was about the Silver Jews.
posted by quosimosaur at 5:26 PM on November 11, 2012 [7 favorites]

I love this band and yes, they absolutely need to get another album out. This is my favorite song of theirs, 1999, played outside on a frozen lake. I much prefer the frozen lake version to the album version of 1999, it is somehow much more charming.
posted by so much modern time at 5:37 PM on November 11, 2012

Yay I like this.
posted by FirstMateKate at 8:21 PM on November 11, 2012

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