Sometimes all you need is a great reggae album (that is NOT Bob Marley's Legend) to cure all of your ailments. So I present you this gem from the 1970's: Heart of the Congos by The Congos
It's a rainy day so here's some rainy-day songs
The best album ever made is not Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club nor Dark Side of the Moon, it's Since I Left You by The Avalanches. If you haven't heard it yet, then you should. It's a musical journey to paradise and back again.
In this part of the world the temperatures are below freezing, the scarves are out, grey skies loom overhead, and the days are shorter. Hence, it's the perfect time for folky music that makes you feel like you're tucked away in a cabin while sipping hot cider with bourbon and looking out the window to see red-tailed…
Do yourself a favor and listen to Nocturne by Wild Nothing in its entirety. It's one of the most soothing audible experiences I've ever had.
Let's talk about my favorite film to have come out this year and the three main reasons why this film is an unexpected delight:
I’m not talking about jams of the fruit variety (though you can feel free to send me some), I’m talking about soundwaves that formed into melodies and beam to your eardrums, also known as music.
This video is self-explanatory of my obsession.
In order to prep for the weekend I am blasting my eardrums with disco. What are you listening to?
To many Soul is a relic from the mid-twentieth century, a fad that came and went. However, soul is making a comeback! Here’s your guide to the wonders of Neo-Soul.
Whoever said "disco is dead" couldn't be anymore wrong. Disco is alive and here to stay.
Here are the singer-songwriters, the indie starlets, and the classic female vocalists who have shaped my life and have allowed me to see the world from a different perspective. This mixtape are the women who have been a dominant female influence in my life, I don't know who I would be without them and I'm grateful to…
It's November 7th and you know what that means? That it's International Hug a Bear Day! We don't recommend hugging any actual bears, because that could be dangerous. However, it's a good day to spread good vibes around, so here's a song that has nothing to do with bears but it's so folky and warm that it just feels…
Hans Zimmer made the perfect score with Inception and now here's a gorgeous cello rendition of Time.
It's still pouring out here in NYC, so here's a playlist of my favorite rainy day songs.
It's pouring out, but don't let that stop you for enjoying the day! Rainy days are the best, especially when accompanied by a remix of a classic song.
Do you need some exhilarating music to recharge you for the rest of the day? Well here's a playlist to get that blood pumping and those good vibes flowing. Enjoy!
Eargasm is a new blog for reveling in beautiful soundscapes and sharing those good vibes with the world.
As you can see by the post title we are now on our 19th running of the mixtape contest. We've done everything from songs for when you're angry to songs of Halloween. And I think we're all enjoying ourselves as we do it. This time we're gonna have to think a bit more Super in our song selections. I'll let Week 18's…