In the comments after my post about the MOOG-laden TV commercial for Schaefer Beer, TORLEY points us to this fantastic video for pioneering electronic musician Jean-Jacques Perrey's catchy tune "EVA." It opens with a sample of Timothy Leary. I love Perrey's grin.
Producers are finally starting to get the credit they deserve in Hip-hop. Although the genre will always place the lion's share of attention on emcees, the producers that provide the music on which rappers apply their bars are starting to receive newfound respect. The rise of Southern Hip-hop in the 2000s helped usher in the… READ THE REST
I recently bookmarked this serendipitous video of traffic footage featuring the song Olson (version 3) by Boards of Canada. It's the perfect video to unwind to after a stressful day, or if you need a quick brain break. I love how meditative the double exposure and slowed down footage of cars and trains passing by… READ THE REST
The great Pharoah Sanders, a pioneering spiritual and avant-garde jazz saxophonist who first gained great acclaim in John Coltrane's 1960s bands, has died at age 81. "If you're in the song, keep on playing," he said in a 2020 interview with The New Yorker. Farrell Sanders was born in Little Rock, Arkansas, eventually moving to… READ THE REST
We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. Hobbies that don't include a hefty price tag are hard to come by, so you might find yourself bored most days doing god knows what on that laptop. What makes boredom even… READ THE REST
We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. Is there any bond deeper than the one between us and our pets? Of course, pet parents know an animal is a special member of the household, but sometimes, we wish there… READ THE REST
We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. Summer is coming to an end, and you know what that means! The leaves are changing, the air is cooling off, and there's a lot more time to spend indoors playing… READ THE REST