At first, you respected more than actually liked Sonic Youth. They were a great idea on paper. Then Daydream Nation happened and you were bowled over–you not only liked Sonic Youth, but all of the bands that took their dissonant guitar ideas as musical cornerstones. So you eagerly scooped up Goo and Dirty as the whole “alternative” scene exploded around you. You liked, often loved, how they wrapped popsongs in that huge guitar blanket.