It's true. Spotify has changed things. It is now much, much easier to find new music to listen to, but it seems that fewer tracks make a lasting impression. My annual lists keep getting shorter. Anyway, here are 3 albums that I liked in 2019. They are all kinda electronic ambient - type stuff, so..... [...]
Before and during the Hoboken Arts + Music Festival - Spring 2019 Edition, this weekend. I was there early Sunday morning, again, to help out with the set up. Then later in the day, we went back to see Buster Poindexter.
So here we are again: another year gone, another music list. Every year, I find that I have less and less to say about them. The truth is that I don't really know much. For that, I blame Spotify. I no longer do much reading or research to find new music. Instead, Spotify's "Release [...]
I know, I know: everyone else wrapped up their best of 2017 list a month ago. But here it is. Also, I know that nobody reads these, and therefore I am shortening the list to the top 3 albums, and the best stand-alone track. Having just said that, I 'm going to diverge [...]
Its always great to see a performance by Mariza.
For anyone that knows me, its been a tumultuous year. But somethings don't change. I'm still trying to avoid musical ossification, i.e. listening to the same artists year in and out. More than half of my picks were new discoveries this year. There are links that you can click to listen to (at least [...]
Last night we went to see this sharply dressed older gent at the Beacon Theatre