An earful about music, pop culture and whatever else is on my mind.
Sunday, March 28, 2021
Record Roundup: Sonic Environments
All of the recent albums below succeed at creating complete environments, whether through music alone, or the combination of words and music...
Sunday, March 14, 2021
Celebrating 2021: New Year, New Music
Like a drone in the intro to Painting With John (essential viewing, btw), I have flown free of 2020's music only to crash in a dense t...
Sunday, February 21, 2021
Best Of 2020: Out Of The Past
Herein I end the Best Of 2020 series as it began , with a multi-genre roundup of some amazing releases from last year, the difference being ...
Sunday, February 07, 2021
Best Of 2020: Rock, Folk, Etc.
Like I've probably said too many times before, I was born in 1964 so this realm is in my epigenetic makeup. More than 60 percent of my T...
Sunday, January 24, 2021
Best Of 2020: Jazz, Latin, And Global
This is perpetually my smallest category, but what I do love I love wholeheartedly. A few of these were covered earlier in 2020, which you...
Sunday, January 17, 2021
Best Of 2020: Hip Hop, RnB, and Reggae
The only pure hip hop album on my Top 25 was Alfredo, the devastating team-up between Freddie Gibbs and The Alchemist (see also his brillian...
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