It seems that everybody has an opinion about Bergen county, New Jersey’s most famous post-emo quintet. AP sets the record straight for the band’s ardent fans, as well as for those cynics who couldn’t accomplish as much when they were the same age.
Bright Eyes main man Conor Oberst starts his year with the release of two contrasting albums of multi-directional catharsis and the realization that the whole of his creative life is greater than the sum of the parts the media latches onto.
48 HOURS WITH JIMMY EAT WORLD
Photographer Stewart Isbell rode along with Jimmy Eat World as the band took New York City by storm, from Webster Hall to The Late Show With David Letterman. You weren’t there? Here’s what you missed, complete with commentary from the Jimmys.