A few months ago, my boyfriend Jason and I were at my mom's house for dinner, and found ourselves in a discussion of the top ten albums of all time. Obviously we each had our own ideas about which 25-minute-or-longer musical artifacts hold the most significance, and it ended up being a really interesting conversation.… Continue reading My Top 10 Albums
If you're anything like me, you were probably sitting on the edge of your seat when you heard that Mumford & Sons were releasing a new album. After the band declared an indefinite hiatus in 2013, I was ecstatic to hear that they were back on the scene. However, rumors started swirling that their new… Continue reading Album Review: Wilder Mind by Mumford & Sons
This song's got a fun, laid back vibe. Good for a Friday. Pretty solid Four Tet remix.
Hoping Local Natives' new album is solid. Seems like it, if this song is any indication. Figured some P.O.S. would be appropriate (see here) but be warned: the lyrics are explicit. Toro Y Moi- never know what I'll get, but it's always good. Incan Abraham is reminiscent of Beach House, Grizzly Bear, the like. Therefore,… Continue reading Pitchfork Picks: 10/21/12
After a year of polling, compiling, and analyzing, Pitchfork finally released the People's List! It's got the top albums (as voted by readers) in the fifteen years since Pitchfork was founded. Radiohead, of course, came out on top.
This vid does a pretty nice job of telling a story. When life gives you lemons, you burn all your stuff and live in the wild.