🎧Downbeat Vol. 5 Track 1
Can you hear me now?
Can you hear me now?
Don't even take a breath... The air is cut with cyanide... In honor of the New Year
I’ve been watching a lot of YouTube lately. Like, more than I ever have in the past. I have the app installed on my TV, and I’ll sit and watch hours of it. The rabbit hole first started with desk setups and home office tours. I was so
Hey all! Thanks for your patience with me sending out this newsletter a week or so late. It’s been a busy few weeks for us, and my parents are visiting from New Jersey, so it’s been a good kind of busy. On top of that, I’ve been
Uncomfortably warm in Texas 😰
It's too damn hot for this...
When The Glow Of The Blood-Stained Moon Shines Upon The Land, The Aimless Spirits Of Slain Monsters Return To Flesh. The World Is Threatened Once Again...
Every once in a while, I think about weird stuff like, if I were a teenager in the 60s, 70s, or 80s, what kind of music would I listen to? I grew up in the 80s and 90s, and my parents exposed me to some great music as a ,kid
In all the shows that I go to see I always pay close attention to the way the bands interact with themselves and, of course, the audience. In the over 90 bands that I’ve seen, they’ve run the range from seasoned professional bands, to little baby bands on
Crunching the numbers, jamming the jams.
And four, four, four for my headaches...
This edition of Downbeat.fm marks the close of the third year and volume of this newsletter and playlist. What started out as a way to try and share music turned into an escape and something to keep me occupied during quarentines and lockdowns of 2020 and continuted to evolove
What are you? My shrink?
Rock the vote!
Music is powerful.
How you doing? How's your mom?
Fuck the patriarchy. Abortion is healthcare. ✊🏻
I was all set to write this month’s newsletter about the end of the line of iPods, and what those devices meant for me but after the brutal murder of innocent children at their school in Uvalde, Texas I can’t write about anything other than that. I was
Hi, I hope you're well.
There goes our hero
Jams to cure the February blues... In March.
3 is the magic number
2022 has got to be better, right?
Simply having a wonderful almost Christmastime
What's your passion?
Experiencing live music for the first time in almost two years...
This month’s playlist features songs from Royal Headache, Car Seat Headrest, The Bronx, Lorde, Palehound, and much more.
Summer is halfway over and so is 2021. I can't believe it's moving so fast even though Ali and I have still been hunkering down like we were in 2020. We did have some glimpses of "normalcy" this month. We saw a couple of
Summertime is officially here, vaccines are up (but not by enough) and things are returning to "normal" whether we want them to or not - whether we're ready or not. Ali and I have been out to see a couple of movies, ate dinner at actual