If you’ll indulge me, I’m going to take another look back at my project, this time through song.
In my lowest times, I've always turned to music. It lifts me up, consoles me, gives me perspective, and it often articulates my emotions better than I can. On at least one occasion, it has literally saved my life.
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
On the verge of a new release, "Carrie & Lowell", which promises to be a return to Sufjan Stevens' folkier side, this is the perfect time to give "Illinois" the ol' 10 Year revisit.
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.