Music To Eat

An Eclectic Gastronomy of Sound

The Naturalization of Foreigner

When I was in 6th grade, my class was given the assignment of choosing our favorite songs and creating visual representations of those songs with photos and/or drawings and paintings. … Continue reading

April 2, 2017 · 3 Comments

Michael Chapman – “A Spanish Incident”

I’ve been listening to Michael Chapman’s new album, 50, lately.  It’s pretty much, with the exception of The Hired Hands – a various artists tribute to Bruce Langhorne, the only … Continue reading

February 17, 2017 · Leave a comment

Feeling 1972

“She was feeling 1972 / Grooving to a Carole King tune…” Back in 2003, Josh Rouse did a whole album aiming to evoke the spirit of 1972.  And why not? … Continue reading

February 12, 2017 · 2 Comments

2016: Sixteen Music Things I Loved this Year

In some ways, 2016 was a grim year.  A lot of great musicians died, there was divisive political turmoil in the U.S., the environment continued to take a beating worldwide … Continue reading

December 5, 2016 · 2 Comments

2016: Sixteen of the Best Album Covers

From the surreal to the humorous, album cover art in 2016 was full of designs which told a story. Below are sixteen of the most evocative (in no specific order). … Continue reading

December 2, 2016 · 2 Comments

The Freaky Album Cover Art of Gene Brownell

A chicken in a gas mask, a pigeon in a sandwich, a purple skinned model sitting on a cliff with a guy in a diving suit behind her….you’ve probably never … Continue reading

November 16, 2016 · 5 Comments

Behind Marconi Union’s “Weightless” Video

Somehow I missed it the first time around in 2014, but a resurrected news story on “the most relaxing song ever” has been making the rounds again recently, the story … Continue reading

November 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

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