Charlie Belle-Get To Know

I have been listening to non-stop streams from SXSW in Austin, Texas. I bet you are wondering why I am not there. Yep, I am wondering too. I vow (pinkie swear and cross my heart) that next year will be my year of exploring the creativity and music of SXSW. I dream about it and…

Mood Monday-Orthy-Oasis

Mood Monday. I’m in need of a chill, mellow, vibe for this holiday Monday. I hope you were off from work and able to dream, volunteer for others, catch up with friends, or recuperate from the weekend. For me, I had a happy surprise visitor (Yay!) and also a catch-up lunch with a dear friend…

Taylor & The Wild Now-Bewildered

  It is almost the weekend. I know that I say that a lot, but aren’t those words a powerful motivator? This week has been a short one for me. Luckily, I needed the distraction of travel, even though it was busy and not exactly slow and relaxing. I found special moments that were quiet…

Josh Halverson-Take Me To Forever

It seems like the bands I’ve been listening to lately are from Denton, Texas. Denton is just outside of Dallas and seems to be teaming with talent. Josh Halverson is no exception, he is Americana music at its finest. Even thought this has been out for awhile, it is some fine songwriting. “Take Me To…

Midlake- The Old and The Young (Moullinex edit)

Mood Monday I am a little late to this party, but Midlake is my new ‘go to’ listen for a soothing thoughtful sound. I have been listening to their 2013 album, Antiphon, on repeat lately. It has been just a little bit hectic for me this merry month of May and a calming sound helps…

Calhoun-Reap/Sow

31 Days of Music Day 22 Squeezing in a post for today before the midnight chime happens (yep, disciplined that way, a song EVERYDAY for 31 days). Listening, listening, listening……I’ve starred a few, but somehow, I wasn’t feeling them. Horrors, I am only minutes away. Then, the song, Reap/Sow, from Calhoun started streaming through my…