Radio, Radio

Pretty wild to see Afternoon Destroyer get so much airplay! As a 20-year veteran of radio, I’m going to be the first to tell you how vital radio is for small musicians like me, and I’m happy that my record is finding a place on the airwaves. I’m still a little gobsmacked that I’ve gotten… Continue reading Radio, Radio

2022: The Things I Liked

You know what? 2022 was a real banner year for ya girl.

Anyway, here are some things I enjoyed immensely in 2022. It’s an incomplete list, for sure, so don’t take offense if you’re not on it! I liked pretty much everything I heard this year.

The Unheard Music

So I saw this thing on the Bird Site that got underneath my skin a bit and went on a MicroRant which I’ll preserve and expand upon here because I want to embarrass myself some time in the future.

Categorized as Music

Flown the Coop

Honestly you guys, I’m pissed that Twitter is falling to pieces faster than [insert whatever thing is worse here]. Out of all the social media platforms, it is by far my favorite in terms of ease of use. I’m also not a sad, pissy Adorno marxist who believes that social media makes us stupid. Humans… Continue reading Flown the Coop

It’s OK, We Can Sit This One Out

Screenshot of Nathan Chen's now-legendary step sequence splat at the 2022 US National Championships

I’ve spent the last couple of weeks mentally planning for how I would break down the Figure Skating events at 2022 Winter Olympic Games for y’all and every time I sat down to write something I felt EXHAUSTED.

Categorized as Skating

Support the American Music Fairness Act

So here’s the deal, you can performatively cancel your Spotify account OR seize this opportunity to help musicians by supporting this bill.

Categorized as Music