Shades of Black
If clothes make the man, what is in my closet representing all shades of me?
Better Than I Imagined – My Year in Music 2021
My 2021 musical aura is happy and bold, you say? Here’s how that sounded.
The Summer of Uncertain Vibes
It is the summer of uncertain vibes!
2020 in Music
Music that represented how I wanted to feel in 2020: present, thoughtful, wise, and focused on the future.
2018 in Music
The music made for now.
This is America
This week, I’m grateful for art and artists that defy definition.
January 2018 Mixtape
What I listened to. What I did.
Holidays 2017, Explained (Part One)
“This is the school for fools in love. Did I mention? Pay attention!” —Bootsy Collins, Worth My While (feat. Kali Ulchis) Last May, I mentioned wanting to get back to New Orleans by the end of this year. Our anniversary had just passed, Robert E. Lee’s statue had been removed from Lee Circle, and I…
My Favorite Music of 2014
“When everything’s clear like cold water go feel better.“ – Little Dragon, Klapp Klapp I rather enjoyed music this year. As I spent time re-listening to albums and songs in preparation for this post, I realized how much music I heard that I thought was genuinely good and interesting. In the midst of all the…
My Favorite Music of 2013
“So go on be my dealer, babe.” – Justin Timberlake, Pusher Love Girl The song I listened to most this year was the one quoted above. It’s off of The 20/20 Experience (part 1. Part 2 should probably die in a fire), the album I had listened to the most this year until this past…