Tag: Music

Beck – Featured Image

Beck “Colors”

October 31, 2017

Admittedly, I’m not the biggest Beck fan. That said I know he’s had an extensive career emerging with a folky hip-hop sound with an acid trip-like undertones that quickly turned to a more funk-oriented genre mix that kept you guessing over the years. From what I’ve heard his live performance is out of control. I…

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ISO50 – Featured Image

ISO50

September 18, 2017

Today’s motivation post could easily be merged with an album review, but we’ll leave that for another time. Tycho is an instrumental band that incorporates a post-rock/indie/emo-revival sound that is truly transcendent among interesting genres. Music aside their frontman/only member Scott Hansen also runs a design blog called ISO50. This is a traditional blog set…

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DIIV – Is The Is Are

DIIV “Is the Is Are”

August 29, 2017

So I was hanging out for a quick minute at Jinxed Furniture on Passyunk Ave in South Philadelphia where by buddy Jeremy works about maybe a month or two ago and I hear this music playing. It’s really chill, super rad driving bass lines, progressive drums, atmospheric guitar riffs, and higher pitched Joy Division-esque inspired vocal….

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Bon Iver, Fall Creek Wisconsin, August, 2010. ..Photo by D.L. Anderson

Bon Iver – 22, A Million

August 22, 2017

There are few albums that I can say, even at 34, that are truly transformative and original that the first time I heard it I stopped what I was doing to focus completely on the tracks of this amazing album. If you’ve heard any of Bon Iver’s previous albums they were amazing indie, folk records…

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