Music:Prepare Your Coffin - Tortoise - Beacons Of Ancestorship
Felicia is proud to announce the return of tortoise season, a threshold marked not only by her brother Max's decision to join her in above-ground pursuits, but the release of a new single by the eponymous post-rock outfit identified with Chicago's Thrill Jockey label. It's a great song, which works oddly well when you play it in two or three overlapping browser windows. In the words of Felicia, "It's tasty!"In the spirit of full disclosure, though, I have to confess that Felicia has been cruising since February -- it was an unusually mild winter in Tucson -- thereby prompting me to revise a line from a poem I composed in the callowness of youth: "Even this tortoise here knows no time. . ."