As a songwriter, Brad Mossman of Warm Wires knows no fear. Over the course of more than a decade, with both the Wires and his previous band, Harm Farm, Mossman has written about chewy seafood, dolphins that favor gay men, sex with a Siamese twin, lead erasers, lakes of beef, and robot blood. He's tackled life's most trying conflicts, whether Arab-Israeli, Barbie vs. Ken, or nerd against jock. He's mixed the everyday moments -- sleeping, shitting, fucking, and fighting -- with the extraordinary, for an effect that's somehow both goofy and thoughtful. (Witness this couplet from "Pleasure Prison": "I like it so much better when you and I take drugs/ I get to see you smile and I... More >>>