Tag: Music


New to me musician, Austria’s Christian Fennesz (known as Fennesz) will be occupying my headphones for awhile. Electronic in nature, it’s all swaths of shimmering white noise & distortion, plinking guitar and strings create a heavily textured soundscape. Perfectly mellow without being bland, I love it for working. Listen to more tracks off his newest… Read more »

Architecture in Helsinki

Ok so Architecture in Helsinki is not a new band, nor do they have a new album. But this week I’ve got a taste for a really specific sound, and this was it, thanks to my Lastfm suggested bands. Winter feels terminal these days, so I was after something bouncy and not too complex. Definitely… Read more »

Muxtape is BACK!

After a long hiatus wrestling with the music industry giants, Muxtape has been restored. They’ve switched things up this time round, using the platform as a way for bands to promote themselves and the music they love, all for free in the same beautiful, streamlined interface. Eventually, us regular folks can sign up and make… Read more »

Bon Iver & Friendly Fires Mash-up

Bon Iver + Friendly Fires + Aeroplane = a super fun and cheerful little tune. It’s available for free download thanks to my friends, the Hood Internet. Discover Simple, Private Sharing at Drop.io

Lykke Li

I’m Good, I’m Gone / Lykke Li I think it’s safe to say that I have some weird affinity for any musician I’ve heard coming out of Scandinavia. The Knife, Bjork, Mum, Jens Lekman, Annie, Lindstrom, the Tough Alliance, and Peter Bjorn & John all come to mind, though I know there’s more. Today’s addition… Read more »