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Tag: favorite music

  • On The Miseducation of Eunice Waymon and supporting good things

    On The Miseducation of Eunice Waymon and supporting good things

    Right now, I’m listening to the crazy good Nina Simone & Lauryn Hill mash-up album, The Miseducation of Eunice Waymon, from Amerigo Gazaway. It was released back in 2018 and hasn’t lost any of its shine. It’s incredible. It’s also free. I believe the world of music is a better place because of this project […]

  • My favorite albums of August 2022

    My favorite albums of August 2022

    I love finding new music and I hope this list helps you discover something new too. For me, a “good music” month means new material from my favorite artists and new (to me) artists in equal measure. By that definition, August was a poster child. Here are my favorite albums and other musical discoveries from […]

  • My favorite albums of July 2022

    My favorite albums of July 2022

    I love finding new music and I hope this list helps you discover something new too. Here are my favorite albums and other musical discoveries from the past month.

  • FKJ is summer magic

    FKJ is summer magic

    My summer music obsession has arrived and it is FKJ’s album Vincent. Check out this Tiny Desk concert from him performing/creating his songs. The process he uses is pretty mesmerizing as is his music. “This is new jazz: a synthy spectacle that’s a treat for the ears and the eyes.” “Maybe you’ll even feel what […]

  • Dancing in the dark

    Dancing in the dark

    One of my favorite albums from last month was Benny Sings’ EP Santa Barbara and my favorite track on the album is a cover of Dancing in the dark, the famous single from Bruce Springsteen’s epic Born in the USA. I’ve heard the song many times before but something about hearing it now really made […]

  • My favorite albums of June 2022

    My favorite albums of June 2022

    I love searching out new music. June felt like a bit of a slow month in that regard but I still found plenty to share. Here are my favorite album discoveries from the past month.

  • My favorite albums of May 2022

    My favorite albums of May 2022

    You like new music? Me too. Here are my favorite new or new-to-me albums from May 2022. Check out past editions and my right about now playlist for more.

  • Choose yourself

    Choose yourself

    I remember when this song came out. I heard it first on KEXP on my regular drive into work, the morning show DJ John Richards playing it twice in a row (as he is known to do with new tracks that he loves) and most mornings after that. It perfectly encapsulated a lot of the […]