MP3: Built to Spill – Big Dipper from There’s Nothing Wrong With Love (1994)
MP3: Built to Spill – Big Dipper performed live at Rams Head Live in Baltimore, MD 2008.09.24
MP3: The Thermals – Big Dipper (Built to Spill) Live at Echoplex
After seeing this great show by BTS earlier this week, I found myself re-discovering their track “Big Dipper” and playing it non-stop. So I thought I’d kick off a new section of in-depth, exhaustive and track-specific spotlights. It’s just kind of my take on the track and a bunch of clips including a straight-laced but good cover by personal favorites, Portland punk extraordinaires the Thermals.
“Big Dipper” is a precious, endearing and understated gem in a catalog full of them. Read the rest…