All Of The Old Posts
July 9, 2018
A road trip and a stack of neo-traditional country CDs, both helping fuel a too-deep essay about why we stop looking for new music and how hard it is to change our tastes.
June 6, 2018
When the world becomes your singletrack trail, you begin making excuses for trampling the grass. So to speak.
May 31, 2018
I listened to enough music while playing old Nintendo games back to have conflated the original game soundtracks with my personal music choices.
May 22, 2018
Learning styles were debunked in what looks like a flawed methodology, but that’s not what I’m grumpy about: it’s that anyone thought quantifying learning was a good idea in the first place.
May 9, 2018
A trip to Nashville, a post about dudes and music lists, Record Store Day, and trying to get my kids to understand good pop music.
May 1, 2018
A bit of a eulogy for a dog that I fought with, got angry at, and constantly struggled against — and in the end I’m still super sad and at a bit of a loss.
April 20, 2018
On addressing the lack of diversity in my music lists, your music lists, and most music lists made by middle-aged men who grew up on punk rock and metal.
April 6, 2018
Some first sounds, some old songs, some gulls to start it all out: one more monthly playlist, even if it’s just to get a chance to listen to more Laura Jane Grace.
April 3, 2018
There’s always a lamp, a chair, a set of drawers. And there’s always windows. What’s outside the windows is the only thing that changes.
March 5, 2018
Anger and escape often contradict each other, except on music playlists, where they hold hands and sing complicated songs.