So the trivial is the essence we celebrate through transcendental lyricless … what?

This piece on Explosions in the Sky is interesting in its efforts to tie our Facebook celebrations of the mundane to Ralph Waldo Emerson and Friday Night Lights, but I have no idea what he’s really trying to say.

Which, given the fact that Explosions in the Sky is an instrumental band that “says” nothing, might be appropriate.

Facebook Music: Why we all love Explosions in the Sky. – By Mike Spies – Slate Magazine.


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