Neutral Milk Hotel

'Neutral Milk Hotel' @ First Avenue

Neutral Milk Hotel First Avenue 2014

There are two camps when it comes to Neutral Milk Hotel: those who are deeply in love with the band and those who have never heard of the band (I'm part of the latter). Neutral Milk Hotel is a band from the mid to late nineties that released two albums -- then they disappeared for the next 16 years until late 2013 when they announced a string of tour dates which ultimately brought them to do two sold out nights at First Avenue. Jeff Mangum, the band's singer, songwriter, and guitarist had essentially packed it all in shortly after the release of the...