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Posted March 7, 2016 by

  This week’s Music Monday playlist comes with several things: a view of a mother and baby elephant, a couple Jack Garratt songs (because his debut album FINALLY came out […]

Posted January 16, 2016 by

Freeze those knees my chickadees, it’s a week late but here’s my best of 2015 list, coming to you from my paella class in Spain. It took forever because there […]

Posted December 21, 2015 by

‘American Appetite’ by Harriet is one of the best executed lyric videos I have ever seen. It’s simple and flawlessly done and I can’t get enough of this band this […]

Posted December 20, 2015 by

  The Dominican Republic is the Clifton hill of the Caribbean. The resort I stayed at for a wedding was massive and crazy busy so on my last morning there […]

Posted November 11, 2015 by

This past Monday I sweet talked my way into a tour of an important recording studio in Belfast that’s been used to record pretty much every important musician from Ireland, […]

Posted October 19, 2015 by

There are singers that are technical and always on their game, they hit every note and don’t attempt the ones they can’t. Then there are singers that just sing with […]

Posted October 12, 2015 by

Here are some unbelievable facts that sound like they should be untrue: -One out of every 200 people alive today is a descendant of Genghis Khan -1 out of 10 […]

Posted October 5, 2015 by

There’s thousands of pictures of my face in existence. Between family photo albums, tagged photos from friends and my own personal collection, there’s a photo of me doing just about […]

Posted September 21, 2015 by

Don’t you love waiting for an album to drop? I mean, yes, in theory it would cool if I never had to wait for new music, if all my favorite […]

Posted August 24, 2015 by

Whatchu know about that white boy soul?   St. Paul & The Broken Bones is my choice for this week’s #MusicMonday. They’re so good that they’ll make you believe in […]

Posted July 13, 2015 by

I’m hitting the road tomorrow to start heading to @eauxclaireswi and I have not been this excited for a music festival in a long time. The National, The Staves & […]

Posted June 29, 2015 by

Wedding season is upon us and I just adore all that dressing up and eating steak and salmon every weekend and celebrating these milestones with y’all but GOOD LORD if […]

Posted June 22, 2015 by

  Athletic motivation has never been easy for me, I can’t push myself through that final mile or set without someone screaming angry words in my ear while telling myself […]

Posted June 1, 2015 by

Sometimes I worry we’re going to run out of songs. There’s already a ton of evidence showing how we often recycle certain melodies and themes, but there’s really only so […]

Posted May 18, 2015 by

I have a confession to make: I rarely enjoy entire albums. Yeah, yeah I know that’s probably grounds for dismissal from the music industry. I do have favorite albums that […]

Posted April 13, 2015 by

Rolling Stone Magazine recently called Chris Stapleton ‘The biggest, baddest country voice you’ve ever heard. No, really”. This dude has written for just about everyone: Adele, Brad Paisley, Dierks Bentley, […]

Posted March 30, 2015 by

Today’s Music Monday is comin’ atcha from 37,000 feet. The Misterwives song is perfect for running through airports and the Jack Garratt & Polyenso songs were about the only things keeping […]

Posted March 23, 2015 by

Sometimes I’m all about diverse musical landscapes & embracing new artists and trends, and then sometimes I say screw it and listen to nothing but late 90s pop-punk for 3 […]

Posted March 16, 2015 by

What is it about New Orleans? There’s something in the air there, something that makes you feel hopeful. If you look past all that destruction and pain and years of […]

Posted February 16, 2015 by

I’m actually so happy it’s Monday today. I’ve been sitting on this album for 10 days and couldn’t have possibly pushed back showing you last week’s Leon Bridges but now […]