Archive for the ‘Music’ Category

God it must be awful to be deaf. My right ear was blocked last week, cleared up, and now my left ear is blocked. It SUCKS. I think it might have been the earbuds I had been using at work all day, or maybe just not using Q-tips correctly and getting ear wax lodged in […]

Silly music.


As much as I bask in the music that I love, enjoy and would argue for its merit every single day, I enjoy a cheesy pop song every now and then. I guess I could compare that to enjoying a stupid slapstick comedy movie while still having a respectable and informed taste in movies… or […]

I need to stop listening to this album so much. Infected Mushroom falls into the psytrance (or Goa) genre, but they completely make a sound of their own on this CD. Maybe I should listen to more trance, but I still haven’t come across anything that compares. Favorite tracks: “Jeenge,” “Shakawkaw” and “Ballerium”

I love artists who experiment with sampling. And the Avalanches are good at sampling… a lot. In fact, there are reportedly 3500 music samples on this album. Although that’s a pretty high number, the Avalanches have created a nearly seamless 18-track album. I just bought this CD a few days ago, and have been enjoying […]

One of my favorite CDs to listen to, so of course it will be my first music post. Listening to Boards of Canada is always a trip, one in which the listener decides where they want to go. Unlike a lot of down-tempo electronic, the album succeeds at being terrifically interesting and unexpectedly organic. A […]