Image by Alicia J. RoseModest Mouse is one of my all-time favorite bands. They come from Issaquah, Washington, and have always had a fantastic following in the pacific northwest. I found out about them when they toured with Built to Spill in 1996. Issac Brock loves to screech and holler his lyricial satires while the band sets out on quirky tour of notes. Dashboard, off the album We Were Dead Before the Ship Even Sank is featured below.