Kavinsky – Nightcall

January 4, 2012

I didn’t make it to the theater to see the movie Drive, so the first time that I heard today’s song of the day was from listening to Lupe Fiasco’s [...]

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Wild Beasts – Bed Of Nails

January 3, 2012

The first time that I heard the voice of Wild Beasts’ lead vocalist Hayden Thorpe, I thought of singer Andy Bell from Erasure and the his song called “Ship Of [...]

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The Vaccines – If You Wanna

January 2, 2012

The first song of the day for 2012 is “If You Wanna” by The Vaccines. The track comes off of their debut album What Did You Expect from the Vaccines? [...]

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Brothertiger – Real Life

December 30, 2011

The last song of the day for 2011 is “Real Life” by Brothertiger. This track is a good example of my relationship with music discovery over the course of the [...]

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Bombay Bicycle Club – Shuffle

December 29, 2011

Formed in 2005, Bombay Bicycle Club is named after a chain of Indian restaurants in London. They gained attention in 2006 by winning a competition to play the opening spot [...]

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Skrillex – Summit (Feat. Ellie Goulding)

December 28, 2011

Over the last year, Sonny Moore (a.k.a. Skrillex) has been making waves in more ways than one. First, his audiowaves are a signature sound including heavy bass, catchy melodies, and [...]

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Neon Trees – Everybody Talks

December 27, 2011

What I remember from going to see Neon Trees live with my siblings is that they wanted the crowd to put their hands up in claw form during the popular [...]

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The Weeknd – High For This

December 26, 2011

Abel Tesfaye (a.k.a. The Weeknd) received a lot of attention in 2011. It all started with leaked tracks at the end of 2010 and his first mixtape titled House of [...]

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Jónsi – Gathering Stories

December 23, 2011

It’s always refreshing for me to hear a soundtrack that is not from the film score regulars like Hans Zimmer, John Williams, Danny Elfman, James Horner, Howard Shore, and others [...]

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Common – The Believer (Feat. John Legend)

December 22, 2011

Common’s music first caught my ear when the song “The Corner” came out in 2005. Since then I have lost touch with his single and album releases. That was until [...]

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