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Raw Video: Stephen Malkmus on Sound Opinions (part 2)

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Here’s the second chunk of Pavement front-man Stephen Malkmus’ appearance on Sound Opinions. Due to popular demand, we’re posting the entire interview here unedited. Watch part one here. We’ll try to post the rest ASAP.

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