Keegan Bradford’s write up of The Weakerthans’s third, best album, is a lovely tribute to John K. Samson’s songwriting. The highest rated comment says it all:
the weakerthans are a band that’s barely worth talking about most days because when we put on their records we bawl, and then there’s not much left to say when the record is finished
Related to the comment: Top 10 The Weakerthans Songs To Cry To On A Long Drive (MeFi thread)
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