Matt Ogborn, songwriter and vocalist of the Proper Nouns, just wasn't made for these times. Being an anachronism was also a charge leveled at the Cusacks, Phil Francis, Dave Gibson and Travis Kokas' underappreciated late-'90s answer to the Archies.
Call it kismet, because the eventual marriage of these like-minded lads has resulted in one of the city's finest studies in bittersweet melody and crunchy mod workouts, the Proper Nouns' debut Birds and Butterflies (Columbus Discount).
The four combine the best… read more
|1||Giving Out Our Coordinates||
|3||You Fall As a Day Does||
|4||The Sentimental Tone||
|5||Balance of Regret||
|8||Birds & Butterflies||
|9||The Turpentine Fire||
|10||The Hateful Throng||
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