My 7th grade math-and-science teacher (I went to a small school) taught me a lot more than just about cumulo-nimbus clouds and soh-cah-toa. I also credit him with shaping my taste in music. Thanks, Mr. Rose, for showing me and my classmates these gems. -- Madeline Kenney

Madeline Kenney's excellent new record Night Night at the First Landing is out today on limited purple vinyl via Toro y Moi's Company Records.