Irrational Exuberance!

The Fate of Pop and Hip-Hop in 2008

November 7, 2008 A meandering treatise on the damages and dangers of overproduction in pop and hip-hop music. Not a particularly serious piece.

Music From the iTunes Store, 1

May 21, 2008 The first part of a trip through my purchased iTunes music. Covering the first 136 tracks I have bought from the iTunes store.

Seeking Some Music I Can't Find

February 11, 2008 I have been desperately searching for a piece of music that will resonate with my current state of being. Here is a travel log of the beginning of this journey.

Some Biased Analysis of Music Videos

February 4, 2008 Although not very many people have been exposed to this minor hobby of mine, every once in a while I spend a week or two watching a lot of music videos. From these studies I have learned a thing or two about what makes music videos click.

"You Are Beautiful At All Times" by Yppah

November 5, 2007 My favorite album so far this year. Whether you call it trip-hop or electronica, its ambiguous in all the best ways, and definitely worth a listen. You Are Beautiful At All Times by Yppah is a gem.