The Best 47 Albums of 2015

We decided to try something different this year. The albums below were all released this year and for whatever reason were in our writers’ heavy rotation at some point. Rather than focus on the technical aspects, we focused on our personal connection with each album and wrote about it. By clicking album artwork below, you’ll ...

[SHOW REVIEW] Vampire Weekend @ The Orpheum

When Austin City Limits Festival released their schedule, I was perplexed by the organizers’ decision to place Vampire Weekend opposite of the Arctic Monkeys. Granted, Arctic Monkeys’ rockier sound and Vampire Weekend’s post-Paul Simon’s Graceland sound tend to draw different crowds, it’s like asking Beatles fans to choose between Paul and John. While I’m sure ...

[PLAYLIST] Ghost

Who knew there were so many songs that mentioned ghosts? Me last night. It’s no groundbreaking discovery, I know… Anyway, all these songs have the word ‘ghost’ in the title. That’s pretty much it. Nothing more to it. I mean, they are all pretty great too… but yeah… ghosts’n’stuff. Enjoy.

[PLAYLIST] Monday Morning Mixup (12/17)

My deepest apologies go out to our faithful playlist listeners.  Last week’s playlist void was filled with a slurry of “Best of 2012” lists that consumed all of our time and effort.  But do not fret because we are back stronger than ever with a quality list of tunes to brighten your Monday.  Take a ...