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You Should Be Dancin’, Yeah…

The musical harvest continues, and I seem to be writing in themes – the last post was all about the R&B and Jazz, and the post following this one will focus on new Reggae & African releases. For this post, I’m checking out new Dance, Electronic, and Downtempo music, with the new album from Disclosure, […]

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Soul Searching, Diggin’ a Little Bit Deeper

This is about as mainstream a post as I’ve ever done, or will ever do; there are some major heavyweights gettin’ a spin from me this time around. It’s all part of a sudden abundance of interesting new music coming out – like the pandemic musical moratorium is finally over, or something like that… In […]

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Pump Up the Volume of New Music

I would normally give you a bit of a preamble here, but there is suddenly an abundance of new music to check out, so Ima keep it short here, ’cause I’m gonna be busy listening to all the new stuff, and pumping out the posts the next few weeks. When this is posted, it will […]

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Someday, We’ll Be Together (ohh yes we will)… Again

I don’t know about anyone else, but I’m TIRED of this pandemic life! From a social perspective, even a loner like myself wants to be around other people besides my family; that’s one of the reasons why I like going to the gym (even though I don’t talk to anyone there) – I’m just around […]

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Social Listening, Pt. 3

Right about now, at just past the halfway point of the year, I would normally be talking about my best picks of 2020 so far; this year has been everything but a normal year. I honestly cannot yet formulate a list of the best of what I’ve heard so far in 2020, so Ima just […]

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Social Listening, Pt. 2

At the rate things are going in the U.S., we may very well be locked down again here soon; as it is, we’re being banned from travel to EU countries, and even recommended to self quarantine for interstate travel to certain places. So I guess the best thing to do is something you enjoy alone, […]

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Social Listening, Pt. 1

It’s been quite a month since my last post – a lot has happened in the world: some very bad stuff, and some promising stuff. My title this time around isn’t inspired by current social or political unrest, but a play on words of a concept brought about by our current health crisis- social distancing. […]

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Sounds for the New (Ab)normal

As a society, we like to apply tags, monikers, sayings, and labels to things; recently, the term “new normal” has come into vogue, as we walk around (if we go out) with masks on, and generally try to avoid one another – I’ve seen people almost literally dance around people to avoid getting within the […]

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Music to Get You Through A Quarantine

It looks like we may be in a situation where we are sheltered in place for longer than we expected; this COVID-19 pandemic has us all locked down. With me working from home at the moment, it affords me the ability to listen to music in one ear while listening to customers in the other […]

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Stay Home… and Listen to Some Good New Music !

Soooo… I come out of writer’s block with my last post, and into the middle of a pandemic, which has, through the isolation achieved and mandated by shelter-at-home policies, social distancing, my job temporarily closing its’ center and forcing me to work from home, put me in a position moving towards a proclivity for productivity […]