(11.8) It’s aughts nostalgia time. “Meet Me in the Bathroom” —
There are revealing glimpses into the early work of artists who would morph into entities that were slicker and ostensibly cooler. For instance, Paul Banks, later to front the acclaimed Joy Division sound-alike Interpol, is first seen here bearing an acoustic guitar and a boyish earnestness.
The reviewer singles out the contributions of James Murphy who is always charming and self-effacing when sharing stories of the early days. His reminiscences of Steve Albini in “Sonic Highways” were nothing short of adorable.
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