If you’ll indulge me, I’m going to take another look back at my project, this time through song.
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
At the beginning of a fresh year, here are some of the new (and old) tracks I'm totally obsessing over.
It's that time of year again. Year End Lists time. Rolling Stone does it, Pitchfork does it, the New York Times, Washington Post and NPR all do it. Time Magazine does it in spades. We've come to the arbitrary end of 2011, and so now it's time to unfurl the lists of the best (and … Continue reading Song of the Year
Passion Pit - Little Secrets Yeah, some people hate this guy's voice, and I get it. It was a turnoff for me, too, initially, but the music of Passion Pit is simply too addictive and joyous, while also having a subtle hint of darkness underneath. Just as all good dance music should. The Decemberists - … Continue reading 5 Songs I’m Loving Now – 01/20/11
Memories are the backbone of this 10 Cities project. What do I remember, what can I remember, what should I remember? I don't ever want to get so bogged down in nostalgia that I forget to live in the present, but reliving and retelling the stories of my time on the road are what give … Continue reading The Music of 10 Cities