It is that time of year. Spring is springing up and so is a lot of great new music. Here are some of my favorites as of recent.
Category Archives: LxListening
It’s been awhile since I’ve done a LxListening. I’ve heard a bunch of interesting (if not great) pop songs lately, and so I figured I could scrape together several of them to get out a proper LxListening. Please note that all of these songs may not necessarily be “new”, except maybe to me. But, at the very least, they are deserving for a few spare words from yours truly, and maybe even a few pointers on how they could be
Being in Chicago, this is the worst winter I have experienced in a long time, and I think if spring doesn’t come soon, I may get seasonal affective disorder. Fortunately, there has been plenty of great music this winter to fight back that depression, and here are five of my favorites from this blustery winter.
Long before Chris Christie was plugging up political opponents and their citizens on the highway, Bruce Springsteen was jamming the New Jersey turnpike with broken heroes on a last chance power drive. There tend to be two groups of people when it comes to Bruce Springsteen: those that love him, and those that think he is overrated but inevitably doesn’t his music well. For most music folks I know, there tends to be a bit of light bulb moment when
With our “End of the Year” lists now completely wrapped-up for 2013, I can’t help but feel like a few acts were unrightfully snubbed completely from our artists, albums, and songs lists. This is natural since we clearly can’t just list everything we like, and with three of us voting, we also won’t all be voting on the exact same things. So for this week’s LxListening I thought I would list some of my honorable mentions from 2013 that didn’t