Tags » Spotify

This week in music: 7/22 - 7/28

Playing an instrument helps kids learn

Contrasting with previous studies finding that listening to music will improve IQs, newer studies have shown that learning how to play an instrument can significantly, and more consistently, … 134 more words

News From Elsewhere

Country Monday - 7/28/14

Country Monday – 7/28/14

Song About A Girl – Eric Paslay

Playlist: Modern Rifleman – Country Monday


Pandora for Books?

Apple just bought something called BookLamp, which is described as being like ‘Pandora for books.’ These algorithmic recommendation thingies always strike me as weird and creepy, but they apparently work, or at least enough that a significant number of people use them. 28 more words

I-N-T-E-R-A-C-T: A Concept That Altered An Industry

O’ Record Industry, yours is such a tragic tale

You went and lost all of your profits, watched your business model fail

When we stopped buying your CDs it seems we killed your bottom-line… 599 more words

Music and awkward social moments

A nice way to break the ice is to find a common/shared ground. When trying to find something you have in common with a person, you start by asking questions to generate a conversation. 381 more words


Klangkarussell - Symmetry

I love these guys! Here are two great songs to start your Monday off. Cheers!

Music Mondays: Little Hurricane

Little Hurricane, based in San Diego, is one of my favorite up and coming bands out of Southern California. They have such a cool bluesy lo-fi sound on their 2014  79 more words