Live Show Alert: The Split

I love The Split – such a great band, from my local area too.  This is just a quick post to let you know that they have a concert coming up, in Wakefield, QC!  Check out the details via Facebook.  The concert is Friday, November 10th.If …

Mainstream Monday – Beck "Colors"

Welcome to the first edition of “Mainstream Monday”!  While the blog focuses primarily on music released under a Creative Commons license, I also don’t live under a rock.  Mainstream Monday is just a quick listing of what I’m listening to in …

Ghosts of Invention – Galactic Shadows

Galactic Shadows by Ghosts Of InventionGhosts of Invention – Galactic Shadows Release date: October 5, 2017″Synthwave” is not exactly the most-listened-to category of music in my playback history, nor am I big fan of electronic music in general.  …

Return of the Blog

Hey everyone!  Hope you are all well.  As mentioned earlier this week, I’ve been making some background changes that affect mostly the podcast feed, but also some minor tweaks to previous posts. The background changes were that I switched pod…

Background Changes

Hi everyone,I’m going to be making some background changes to the website & podcast in the next little while.  You shouldn’t see any changes on the RSS feed – though that likely will be changing – but for a short while the streaming links on t…

#108 – New Tracks & No More Hiatus

A new episode filled with fantastic new tracks! From email-submitted tracks to some curated from Jamendo, there is a lot to be happy about in this episode. Download and enjoy!Track Listing:Deer Stone – Bright LightsRubber Clown Car – Assault & Fl…

#107 – Aaron Lewis & The Spin Wires

Another “different” set this month – country music!  Plus a deep dive of The Spin Wires’ self-titled EP album.  All that and plenty more.Track ListSurfer Blood – Six Flags in F or GLorenzo’s Music – Chocolate & CocaineAllie Farris – Love …

Meaning in Songs

I’ve heard the song “Home” by Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros twice in the last 2 weeks, both times showing up in one of my Spotify Daily Mixes. ¬†It got me thinking about meaning in songs, because “Home” holds a special meaning to me. Intended vs Derived Meaning¬† I’ve written before about how I […]

#106 – Classical Bend

I decided to throw in some classical music in this episode – including a piece by Gershwin!  Everything comes from Jamendo and is a good range of genres.  Enjoy!The Artisans Beats – Wonderland HypeMichael Ellis – Beth Takes a PictureBobby, Wh…

#105 – Spring Mix

A short episode today, and the first in a couple of months Due To Life.  But there are some great tracks here – including some new songs featured on blocSonic!  Check out the playlist below and enjoy!VITNE – Make BelieveNicolas Falcon – Relia…