Music Diamond, Babe

Diamond, Babe

My end of the year mixtape for 2015, featuring the top 15 tracks I played incessantly over the year. Play (Featuring Sampha) – Katy B Les Sex – Kylie Minogue I Don’t Care- Cheryl Favorite (featuring Jeremih) – Nicki Minaj This Side of Paradise (Lost Kings Remix) – Hayley Kiyoko Throwback – Cheryl No Problem …

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Music Clingwrap: A Mixtape

Clingwrap: A Mixtape

My end of summer mixtape! Something about summer always has me making mixtapes based on the time of year. I’ve begun the first semester of my last year in my graduate program and I’m looking forward to it. However, I haven’t quite shaken the summer doldrums. They’re sticking to me like cling wrap, hence the …

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Music Hot Fun in the Summertime

Hot Fun in the Summertime

I apologize for the simplicity of the artwork on this mixtape. I refreshed my desktop and I knocked it back to Windows 8, losing all my programs. I’ve still got my files, so I’m good there. But all the programs I use on the regular (iTunes, Stamps.com, YNAB, etc) had to be reinstalled. Of course …

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Music Crossroads

Crossroads

Saying goodbye to 2014 with my annual end of the year mixtape. Lady Gaga – G.U.Y. Justin Timberlake – Cabaret (featuring Drake) MKS – Lay Down In Swimming Pools Diplo – Barely Standing (featuring Datsik & Sabi) Pharrell Williams – Gust of Wind Bridgit Mendler – Love Will Tell Us Where to Go Diplo – …

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Music Just hold me tight and tell me you’ll miss me

Just hold me tight and tell me you’ll miss me

What was the last CD you bought? I’m gonna do you one better, at least the last 3 CDs I bought digitally as well as the ones I’ve purchased physical copies of. Salt ‘n’ Pepa – “The Best of Salt-N-Pepa: The Millennium Collection (20th Century Masters)” Nicola Roberts – “Cinderella’s Eyes” Girls Aloud – “Ten” …

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Music It’s awfully different without you

It’s awfully different without you

Back when I was a wee Gilly, my family used to be a member of Columbia House. Now, if you’re an American kid who grew up in the 80s/90s, you know exactly what I’m talking about. For the uninitiated, it was a mail order music club. You could order cassette tapes (tapes!) and CDs. They …

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Music A Swimming Pool to Remember

A Swimming Pool to Remember

My end of the year mixtape, which were culled from my “Top Track of 2013” list on last.fm. MKS – Lay Down In Swimming Pools Hayley Kiyoko – A Belle to Remember Róisín Murphy – Primitive Justin Timberlake – Cabaret (featuring Drake) Girls Aloud – On the Metro Girls Aloud – Something New Nicola Roberts …

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