2018: Cerebrum Cerebellum Songs

A few years ago I started keeping an ongoing folder on my computer of the songs, both old and new, that made an impression on me that year.  Basically, my favorite songs of the year, which I’ve continued doing every year since.  In 2018 (as usual) it’s a pretty big list.  But, if I had…

Sunday Brunch: Dec. 1, 2013

The Silver Seas– “I’m The One” (from Alaska, 2013) Daniel Tashian has been writing brilliant songs for a long time. In fact, in his day job he’s a professional songwriter- writing tunes for others, and the occasional ad jingle.  The stuff under his own name (including the album Arthur, one of my favorites from a…

2011: Favorites of the Year

This was going to be my top 10 favorite albums released in 2011, but it’s turned out to be 15.  And why not? Why does everybody always have to do top 10 lists? Top 15 lists are better. Really. Here they are (in no particular order), with a sample track from each: A Hidden Wholeness,…