Monthly Archives: August 2010

Audio hugs

Perfect driving song. No, perfect running song. Perfect making dinner song. Perfect volleyball on the beach song. Perfect corona with a friend by the pool in the Summer song. Perfect getting things done song. 🙂 Modest Mouse “We’ve Got Everything” … Continue reading

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Heavy heads and stars

There was a night a few years back when I had somehow convinced a brave man to spend a weekend camping and skydiving with me. Immediately crushed by his smile when we met, I was elated to share some time … Continue reading

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Toro y Moi “Leave Everywhere”

I like Toro y Moi because he’s a solo man makin’ it sound real, real nice all on his own. Distortion can cause some serious ruckus in my life, but he does it just right in this song;  giving it … Continue reading

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An old favorite like an old friend

I shouldn’t even write anything here. Anything I say about this song is going to sound silly. Need I attach any story, description or praise to this song? Nahhh. It’s so perfect alone. So, here it is. An old favorite.

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Fitz and the Tantrums!

Man, I love this band. What a throwback sound they have. Their cd landed on my doorstep last Summer and within the first few minutes, it was already a winner. I played the hell out of that fun cd and … Continue reading

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Choir of Young Believers

They make me believe. Their music is gentle with a bit of subdued energy. Enough to accompany you on an early morning jog, or allow you to settle in for the evening. I appreciate music that allows you to function … Continue reading

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El Guincho / Bombay

El Guincho is working for me. His latest album, Pop Negro, which comes out September 14th, has been getting worked over by my itunes and ipod. I like the texture of his songs, as they have Caribbean flair, Spanish, Afro-bet … Continue reading

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