Favorites new and old, from October-December 2015. Includes: Beach House, Hamilton, Adele


Some of my favorite songs, new and old, from July-September 2015. Includes: Jason Isbell, Steven A. Clark, The Arcs.

Quarter Two 2015

Just a few of my favorite songs from April-June. Lots of retro-inspired tunes, a few oldies, some knockouts from all-new artists I’m excited to keep exploring. Nate Ruess, “Great Big Storm” – Of the four singles released before the record, this one’s my favorite. Its arrangement’s a return to the lush world of “Aim and […]

Quarter One

Basically thank NPR for this year’s first list. So many great tracks introduced by “All Songs” in the past few months. Especially with SXSW in March. Their late-night dispatches and highlights coverage shows are a highlight of the season. Other tracks come from the live shows I saw, new releases by old favorites and a […]

TV On The Radio, “Quartz” – Tunde Adebimpe is passionate and pleading. Thanks to All Songs Considered for playing this on their show. Hozier, “Someone New” – My true favorite from the much-hyped Hozier record is “Jackie and Wilson” but I don’t want to ruin it. My second favorite is “Someone New”. It’s classic pop […]