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2010s Retrospective: 10 Years of Discoveries, Obsessions and True Moments

Well folks, welcome to my most indulgent, most confessional, most self-referential and truly most vain post on the blog. This is probably playing it up, but I’ve written a lot about myself on here. The dang header image is literally … Continue reading

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2013 Retrospective

After many, many months, I’ve finally wrapped up my Retrospective series for the 2010s. By Retrospective, I mean collecting 100 songs that essential were the soundtrack to the year as it happened to me. Songs that I listen to and … Continue reading

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Listen: BUMPER – “Red Brick” [2020]

Michelle Zauner of Japanese Breakfast and Ryan Galloway of Crying have teamed for a quick EP of bouncy synth pop under the alias BUMPER, further evoking imagery of pinball machines and Sonic the Hedgehog. It gives me flashbacks to pre-election … Continue reading

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Revisiting 2013

If you know anything about me at all, you know I’m obsessed with comparing and contrasting different years based on their music. How does one year compare with the next? How does my top 10 records from one year compare … Continue reading

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Best Of 2016 :: 50 Albums

This is my list of 50 records for the year. This is the seventh year I’ve made one of these – isn’t that crazy? But back to the present. I thought music this year was pretty mediocre compared to other … Continue reading

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Best Of 2016 :: 100 Songs

There were a few enjoyable songs from 2016. Here are 100 of them. There are more (approx. 137 and counting) on a Spotify playlist, but these 100 are my favorites. You can check out the Spotify playlist HERE. I hope you enjoy … Continue reading

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Recommended Albums: October 2016

The second-to-last Recommended Albums post for 2016 and it’s a dud. Music wise, it’s good as always.  I just had nothing interesting to say about them. Now that I’m thinking about it, have I ever had anything interesting to say … Continue reading

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Discoveries, Obsessions & Overwhelming Sensory Experiences ~ A 2014 Retrospective ~

I’ve never really done one of these before, but I feel like 2014 was the year I listened to the most music out of all my years living. There were plenty of songs that I revisited after long absences, new … Continue reading

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Best Of 2014 :: 50 Songs

Yeah I know. Do I do anything else besides arbitrarily rank music and then put it into a list? Frankly, no. But I do it for your enjoyment, people of the internet. I did this for YOU! I actually really … Continue reading

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CBK Favorite EPs of 2014

I know some people would put EPs on a Top 50 Albums list, which I’m fine with, but I’m pretty okay with making another list entirely since I like making lists. Also because I think it’s unfair to judge full-length … Continue reading

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