Blood Orange-Hope (featuring Tei Shi and Puff Daddy)

Dev Hynes has been one of the great music makers of the last decade, and “Hope” finds him bringing his best. He’s also added support from Tei Shi and Puff Daddy. It’s a beautiful track, and the video is really great. My favorite part isn’t even the song. The video ends with Puff Daddy returning to Sean Combs to talk about trying to get to … Continue reading Blood Orange-Hope (featuring Tei Shi and Puff Daddy)

Valentine’s Day Playlist 2014 (50 Ways To Woo Your Lover)

Last year I made a playlist of songs that was more about good indie rock songs than it was about celebrating love. So this year I’ve gone a bit more traditional and made a list that showcases a lot of different genres and eras. I think it came out pretty well. If you’re looking to have a romantic night with your special someone, just light … Continue reading Valentine’s Day Playlist 2014 (50 Ways To Woo Your Lover)

Josh Ritter-The Beast In Its Tracks

I don’t expect much from Josh Ritter. Just one thing, really-the truth. The fact that he’s a brilliant songwriter/singer/performer is a given. All I want from him is to be honest with me. And time after time he has proven to be the most genuine guy around. There are writers who pen confessionals, and then there are people who lay it out straight and tell … Continue reading Josh Ritter-The Beast In Its Tracks

February 14th 2013 Playlist

It’s funny how different people interpret a holiday like Valentine’s Day. For some, it’s the best day of the year, and if it isn’t celebrated by everyone around them with the utmost enthusiasm their whole day is ruined. I’m sure a lot of guys out there think of it as a hassle that they have to pick out a gift for their significant other (and … Continue reading February 14th 2013 Playlist