Samuel Carlisle is the creator of Meaningful Audacity. Bits and pieces of him can be found in The Believer and PopMatters. A whole lot more of him might be found through sinclairlewis@gmail.com. He lives in New York.

Musical Contrarians: Broadcast’s Distanced, Subtle Music

July 21st, 2003

For a band that’s generally avoided major scales in the past because, as singer Trish Keenan stated, they kept coming out too happy (“like Britpop”), Broadcast certainly does something beautiful and with great depth with the happiness on their latest album, hahasound.