Category Archives: music

Saturday sounds

I used to be really, really awful at discovering new music, but the internet, Spotify and Sirius radio have made me less of a music n00b. There are some decent tunes out there right now, which is good because my … Continue reading

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I won’t cry for yesterday

I love music, and I love a very wide, diverse range of it. I’m not much of a fan of live music, though. I find the act of listening to and experiencing music to be an extremely personal one, so … Continue reading

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Peach pie and Pandora pain

I am trying so hard to get back into blogging. I have so many things to say** and so many stories to tell. I just haven’t had the urge to sit down and actually type it all out. I guess … Continue reading

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Make the best of life while you’re young

Once upon a time I was pals with Tom Prestigiacomo, who once upon a time was the afternoon drive host on FM100 in Memphis. I haven’t talked to Tom in quite a few years, and according to his LinkedIn profile … Continue reading

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Deck the Stills

Judging by the responses on yesterday’s post, I’m not the only one who’s broken the no-Christmas music-before-Thanksgiving rule. Show of hands … who’s bookmarked a Christmas station on Pandora already for the season? *hand raised* Modern Sisters (and Brothers) who … Continue reading

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Want something done? Ask a busy person who isn’t me

So many things have happened in my personal life in the past few weeks in addition to the usual busy work season pain-in-the-assedness that I don’t even feel bad about taking a leave of absence from the blog for, um, … Continue reading

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What goes around comes all the way back around … because that’s how science works

My friend KG, who is my pop culture twin, shared this very important public service announcement with me, and I think it’s too important not to pass along. Somewhere there are children dying, probably. Please, Justin. Make new music.

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If I could turn back time

I think I started consuming vast quantities of music videos during middle school. Not coincidentally, it was around that time that I really, really, really wanted to be a music video director when I grew up. I remember my mind … Continue reading

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Modern Gal Musical Mission 2011

I’m one of those people for whom songs are tightly associated with a memory or a specific period in my life — perhaps everyone is one of those people? The theme of the song usually has nothing to do with … Continue reading

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Pop culture, circa 2010ish

I spent some time writing this post about a month ago but hadn’t quite finished it when life stepped on my foot. Now that I’m caught up on things, I figured a month late is as good a time to … Continue reading

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