Category Archive: playlists

Best of 2020

My annual round-up of music that did it for me. This year was a decent split between heavy post-punk, shoegaze, and imaginary soundtrack music. Neubauten made a stylish comeback this year. A. A.… Continue reading

Fat Franks Southern Diner

  Fat Franks Southern Diner was a cajun restaurant in Braamfontein where I worked between 89-91.   The music was a huge part of the experience. The shift always started with Ella &… Continue reading

Music of 2018

2018 was a great year for new music. Picking 20 was a struggle. Even trying to limit the playlists to a reasonable length was harder than I anticipated. My top 3 from the… Continue reading

Some Christmas songs are not just for XMAS

Two Christmas albums you’re not likely to hear at the malls. Ever In typical Low style, this is a haunting album with a surprisingly upbeat opener. A.V. Club’s Josh Modell described it as… Continue reading