This past week has been loud. Our entrance into the Gilded Phage erupted in protests, violence, and hate speech, while Twitter fights, Facebook rants, and, most vital, thoughtful blog posts remain at pre-Election levels. Voices are still reaching the cheap seats as dire warnings of an encroaching wave of racism and bigotry are met with caustic dismissals … Continue reading What can a white, heterosexual, cisgender male do? Listen.
For what will be my last 5 Songs of the project, I'm listing a small selection of songs that have been very important to me over the length of the last decade. These are the songs that I discovered in one of the 10 cities and haven't let go of since. Neko Case - Star … Continue reading 5 Songs I’m Loving Now – 08/03/15
Death Cab for Cutie - No Room In Frame The newest Death Cab album, Kintsugi, is getting mixed reviews, which is pretty much par for the course for latter day DCFC (or, really, any once critically beloved band), but for my money this is their most thoroughly enjoyable album since Plans. There's a darkness throughout … Continue reading 5 Songs I’m Loving Now – 04/10/15
At the beginning of a fresh year, here are some of the new (and old) tracks I'm totally obsessing over.
5 more songs that are making 2014 worth living.
Featuring new favorites and one all-time classic.
5 Songs from 5 female artists that are getting heavy rotation in my headphones lately.
I would love to say that when they release a full album, Night Terrors of 1927 are going to release the album of the year, but I've seen enough bands fail to live up to their early single hype that I really can't make that promise. But man is this song good.