Spotify sent out the 2021 year in review yesterday. Here is what it said about my listening. I listened for 11094 minutes. According to Spotify that is more than 60% of other listeners in the United States. My Top 5 Songs Joy to the World by Three Dog Night Once Bitten Twice Shy by Great … More My 2021 in Music According to Spotify
Bowling for Soup released a new song yesterday. I like their old stuff a lot better, but it is always nice to get new music from a favorite band.
Once my Spotify Premium free trial ended I started listening to the music I have on my phone again. I switch to that when I’m not in the need to hear ads with my music. I have been reminded of some BFS songs I didn’t have on my Spotify playlist. This is one of my … More Saturday Morning Musical Interlude: Real by Bowling for Soup
I’ve spent the last hour starting and quitting multiple posts, I just can’t do words today. So, please enjoy this musical interlude. Cow Patti is a dumb little song that I have loved since I was a kid.
My post idea for the day was not a fun one. I decided I didn’t really want to write another sad post so I decided to go back to an old standard – the music shuffle. I am going to start my Spotify playlist on shuffle and share the first ten songs that come up. … More Spotify Shuffle
I once did a presentation at a professional conference about pop culture for librarians. I was prompted to do this presentation after I mentioned Bruno Mars to several people in the profession and they had no idea who he was. This was back when he was first gaining popularity. At the same time, I overheard … More Being Pop Culture Ignorant is Not Cool
A Bowling For Soup cover of Hanson’s Where’s the Love featuring Hanson. The video is a pretty good Scooby Doo themed story.
I’ve recently been listening to a lot of the Garth Brooks channel on Sirius. It is a mix of his music and the music he likes. It’s usually a nice variety and sometimes it introduces me to music I missed when it was released. This one has been playing regularly and I really like it.
Eight years ago Jared Reddick, the lead singer of my favorite band Bowling For Soup, and Linus of Hollywood did an album together under the name Jarinus. They did a Kickstarter to fund the album. They did videos complimenting people who gave them a certain amount. Mine came up in my memories today. Here it … More A Saturday Quickie: Complimenting Me
I posted this week about meeting Bowling for Soup at a concert with my son. BFS is my favorite band and the only one I pay to see every time they are in the area. They have a new album coming soon and released a single yesterday. Here it is. Enjoy!