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Music Library

Untitled College Playlist, Part 2

So I found another maxed-out mix CD with eerily similar structure to the last mix I wrote about. Figured it best to add these songs to the previous playlist and keep the words to a minimum this time… 1. “Eulogy” – Frank Turner – Play this at my funeral. 2. “Send Me On My Way” […]

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Music Library

Mackens’ Music Library: Untitled College Playlist, Part 1

As I’ve recently mentioned on on Twitter, I’m making it a goal to write more about music in 2019 and beyond, and that means more than my single post in 2017 horrifically opened with the words, “what’s up fam.” I write a lot of emails for my full-time sales job, so I’d like to think […]

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Concert Recaps

Concert Recap: Lollapalooza 2014, Day 3

I’m actually in the above video, so there’s my five seconds of Lolla fame. Despite it raining on and off throughout Sunday’s performances, it was worth every minute to be in the crowd, soaking wet like everyone else, and to simply not give a damn. I stayed at the Samsung Galaxy Stage all day, and […]

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Song Spotlight Wild Card

Wild Card Wednesday: “Come a Little Closer” by Cage the Elephant

Thought I’d kill two birds with one stone here. My review for Cage the Elephant’s newest album Melophobia just got put up on emmiemagazine.com, so hopefully you all have some time to check that out. As for “Come a Little Closer”, this chill single is one of the prime cuts from the album. If there’s […]

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Top 5

Top 5 Tuesday: Most Anticipated Albums for the Rest of 2013

Alliteration for the win. I’m not sure if I’ll be able to keep this one up weekly, but if I do a top 5, it will definitely be on Tuesdays. So with all of the music coming out within the rest of the year, I wanted to put out a list of what I am […]