2017 Festival Wishlist

I’ve been a consistent festival attendee since 2011, logging a yearly visit to Coachella, Electric Forest, and Summer Set. I also found myself at North Coast, Hard Day of the Dead, Lights All Night, Soundtown, Mamby on the Beach, Freaky Deaky, and a few others. In that time, I’ve learned to love the anticipation that accompanies the winter time roll-out of festival lineup releases and … Continue reading 2017 Festival Wishlist

Sunday Sounds: Ani DiFranco

When I was younger, I heard a lot phases. I had a lot of challenging listening habits (think lots of metal), so maybe it was a mantra my parents recited to get through the day. Or that weeklong vacation in Orlando when I exclusively listened to Metallica’s “Kill Em All” and “Incesticide” by Nirvana. Naturally, I rejected the concept of phases, insisting I’d still be … Continue reading Sunday Sounds: Ani DiFranco

Sunday Sounds: David Bowie

Yes, this is the second appearance of David Bowie on Sunday Sounds, and I highly doubt it will be his last. In my first post, I accompanied the newly- and surprise-released “The Next Day” with a kind of fanboy walkthrough of Bowie’s musical and technical highlights, before dumping the album and calling it a day. What I left out, was that after all this time, … Continue reading Sunday Sounds: David Bowie