A couple weeks ago I dropped my list of the top 90 movies of the 90’s. I spent a good amount of time with it, but the decade was still nagging me after I posted. As much as I love 90’s movies and could watch them all day every day, there’s way more bad than good. That’s probably true for every decade, but the 90’s … Continue reading 90 Worst Films Of The 90’s
I’ve been pretty deep in the weeds musically the past few weeks. Saw some great films recently, though. Today I was thinking about my Top 90 of the 90’s Spotify playlist and wondering why I never put anything together for movies. So, here it is. My definitive ranking of the top 90 movies of the 90’s. Please do not ask me why The Sandlot is … Continue reading Top 90 Movies Of The 90’s
It’s been a long couple weeks, broken up by four days of physical and mental torture known as Lollapalooza. Over that time, the only new music I’ve really enjoyed is the new album from Tampa, Florida-based band DieAlps!. There’s something unexplainably listenable to their sound, it’s just very easy to digest. That isn’t to say it’s simple music, because at times there’s a lot of … Continue reading DieAlps!-Our City
It’s funny how music travels with you over the years. The memories that are created around sounds can be so vivid…you might remember a conversation with someone or an intimate moment, maybe even a horrifying time at the drop of a dime if the right song comes on the radio. And it doesn’t matter what the song is, it’s just whatever was playing at the … Continue reading Do I Secretly Like Goo Goo Dolls?
The on-again-off-again reunion tour that Digable Planets sometimes treat fans to hit Chicago today and delighted a huge afternoon crowd with their style of 90’s hip-hop. Butterfly, Doodlebug, and Lady Bug Mecca seemed to be able to pick up right where they left off in ’94. The chemistry makes every track feel like a summertime jam. Teenagers were dancing in the crowd despite not being … Continue reading Digable Planets at Pitchfork Festival