So 27-year-old Aaron Loesch is going round and round trying to describe his -- and by extension, his band's -- operative aesthetic, and in his mind anyway it has something to do with old beat-to-hell cars and Danny Elfman's spooky soundtracks and 1920s jazz. He searches for the word "orchestral," even though "orchestral" music proper hardly ever incorporates the fingerpicking of three-quarter-size parlor guitars home-rigged with humbuckers, and finally he settles on a story: "I was in New York, and I met this girl on the subway, and she was cute but she had these horse teeth, you know, just big old bones sticking out of her mouth.... More >>>