Okay, first things first, Alopecia = a-freakin-mazing.

People have been dismissing Eskimo Snow but that album has grown on me so much. I think it deserves more credit, some absolutely great tunes on there: The Blackest Purse, Eskimo Snow, Into the Shadows of my Embrace, Berkeley by Hearseback etc

oh and Yoni Wolf must be one of the greatest lyricists in music today:

I want to speak at an intimate decibel
with the precision of an infinite decimal