Indie stalwarts Yo La Tengo have made a boatload of albums. So many, that they've reached the stage when they can assert that a forthcoming album is full of Popular Songsbefore it even comes out. And if you care to object, just remember, they are not afraid of you and they will beat your ass.
Nothing like a little well-earned confidence. Catch the trio on a little Yo La Tour this fall, first sweeping the States and then heading off to Europe: