Category Archives: Listening

Current Listening – THUNDERBITCH

Someone on Facebook posted the video teaser last week. I listened to one song on the website and bought the vinyl. I love this. Old school rock’n’roll. Lead singer of Alabama Shakes – which I’ve never really gotten into, despite recognizing their immense talent, it just hasn’t been my jam. This however, this is my…

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What I’m Listening To – RoseAnn Fino

RoseAnn helped me ship the 7″ record I did with Amanda Palmer a few years ago. RoseAnn was super cool and helpful and also a musician. She releases a new album on Sept. 20th. Good acoustic, slightly twangy rock.   https://soundcloud.com/roseann-fino-1/the-devil-says…

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What I’m Listening To – Jenny Hval

Been hearing her name a lot. I really like her now. Very strange. If you like my song “Open/Avocado” you might like this. Interview here: http://pitchfork.com/features/interviews/9664-jenny-hvals-soft-dick-rock/ NSFW – some explicit words…

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What I’m Listening To: My New Guitar Teacher

I had my first lesson with a new teacher today. I took guitar lessons years ago and learned a few things but haven’t kept it up, and with the last few years being focussed on synths, its been hard to maintain my excitement for guitar practice. But I decided I really want to learn and…

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What I’m Listening to – Leonard Cohen

My favorite songwriter. Seriously, the best with words. Ever. To me. Also, unfortunately often the worst – the absolute worst – with arrangements. He loves his super cheesy choirs and saxophones. Nothing will ruin a perfect lyrical moment like some jazzy honking and singing. I do love the “Best of” album though because it’s the…

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