Album Review: Modest Mouse's The Lonesome Crowded West

"I know now what I knew then" is what you're supposed to sing

when you

have a history behind you, but Modest Mouse, which have only

been visible

since 1994, manage to seem like they've been around forever.

Despite the

band's nauseating name, this disconcertingly young trio attracted

a devoted

following with last year's album This Is A Long Drive For

Someone

With Nothing To Think About...