Yo La Tengo are funny people. Youve seen them do
videos with Bob & David; youve heard Iras
witty stage banter.
Now its your turn. Weve got 200 some Yo La Tengo
Sampler CDs to give away. The disc includes seven YLT A-sides
from 1993 through 1997: From a Motel 6, Tom
Courtenay, Autumn Sweater, Little
Honda, Sugarcube, Big Day Coming,
and Blue Line Swinger.
Its currently included with And Then Nothing Turned
Itself Inside-Out in stores, so this contest is especially
for the folks who have already bought the album and feel like
theyve missed out on something.
the perfect introduction to Yo La Tengo. If youve already
got these songs, you can give it to your music-hungry friends.
Or your mom. Shes guaranteed to like them. My mom does.
Heres what you have to do to win: Write a Yo
La Tengo joke. Knock knock, limerick, did you hear the one
about the record company that misspelled the name of their
best band?, whatever. Wed provide an example, but were
not funny. The first 200 entries win the sampler and this
sharp-looking Matador sticker.
If yours is extra funny, we might even put it on the site.