HIGHLY RECOMMENDED W/ BROKEN SHOULDER

“I am effectively giving this recommendation to myself. Get obsessed with to-do lists, but don’t get too obsessed. They really help me get stuff done instead of just sitting around doing nothing, but they do tend to take over my life a little and possibly contribute to an underlying feeling of anxiety.”

SHUFFLE UPDATE: August 19, 2019

Another SHUFFLE UP’D EIGHT has been pulled — but this week’s featured shuffle update is for the ‘EVERYTHING LIKED IN <insert current year>’ playlist that I keep stocked with every track from 2019 that’s both made it into my headphones so far + got me going “I like this”.

WHY I BOTHER WITH… BLOGGING

“It's almost as if fractionally improving on each of the moving parts that come with running a blog—the writing, the designing, the networking, the collaborating, the editing, the creating, the strategizing, the putting yourself out there, the thinking and all the et ceteraing—well, it's almost as if those are some pretty useful skills to routinely work on.”

HOUSE PARTY VIBES | #HI54MIXCDS

A house party is a special breed. Usually the sound is selected by an amateur committee of a real mixed bag of tastes. If you're not too careful, the music can get extra cheesy and lame and things get sloppy way too fast. It can also get too cool for school and no fun. It's a fine line. This mix is made with those two worries in mind.

EPISODE 105 | THE MIX TAPE RADIO SHOW

Episode 105 kicks off with Matt Dorrien feeling lost & before things close out with Evan Wright thinking that something might be wrong hear, you’ll hear artists like Young Jesus and Kiraiyzu, you’ll go from a mood to finer feelings and there’ll be a full moon lullaby for you & me.

HIGHLY RECOMMENDED W/ TUMMYACHE

“I would recommend finding something that you enjoy outside of your career or passion. For example, I reached a point where everything in my life revolved around music. So I’ve picked up some hobbies, like playing basketball, and watching Netflix, and cooking, etc. Being a whole person, not just pieces of one.”

SHUFFLE UPDATE: August 12, 2019

Another SHUFFLE UP’D EIGHT has been pulled — but this week’s featured shuffle update is for the ‘NIEHCES’ playlist I keep going for my 3 little nieces (who just so happened to come hang with me in the mountains all last week).