Feature: Battle of the Bloggers 2018

This year, alongside all of the traditional end-of-year lists, I decided to host something a little different: a Battle of the Bloggers. It’s a group feature with ten musically-inclined folks (not technically all bloggers; some are musicians or record labels) who decided to defend their number one album of the year against everyone else’s, and … More Feature: Battle of the Bloggers 2018

Little Thoughts: Three Records with Murielle Marra

Little Thoughts is a monthly guest post series where music fans and writers cover three albums, new or old, that they think deserve to be heard. The series itself is named after a Bloc Party song. This time, I decided to switch it up in asking a guest to write. Full disclosure, Murielle is my girlfriend, but … More Little Thoughts: Three Records with Murielle Marra

Something Personal: 19 Things I’ve Learned in 19 Years

Just a heads-up: this post is probably the cheesiest, so I’ll keep it brief. Yesterday was my 19th birthday. I’m not a big fan of my own birthdays – it’s just another day, after all, and I don’t love being the center of attention – but the past two years have not been the easiest, … More Something Personal: 19 Things I’ve Learned in 19 Years

Youth In Music: How Teenage-Friendly Spaces Benefit The Columbus Music Scene

Youth In Music is a mini-series born from a desire to get my friends interested in local music. I was frustrated by the lack of access for teenagers to Columbus shows and musicians; when high schoolers did want to learn about local bands, they didn’t know where to go, and when they found a show, … More Youth In Music: How Teenage-Friendly Spaces Benefit The Columbus Music Scene

Little Thoughts: Three Records with Jack Davidson

Little Thoughts is a brand-new monthly guest post series where music fans and writers cover three albums, new or old, that they think deserve to be heard. The series itself is named after a Bloc Party song. This month features Jack Davidson of Noise Not Music, a Columbus music blog that focuses on the “experimental and avant-garde”. … More Little Thoughts: Three Records with Jack Davidson

Little Thoughts: Three Records with James Fenney

Little Thoughts is a brand-new monthly guest post series where music fans and writers cover three albums, new or old, that they think deserve to be heard. The series itself is named after a Bloc Party song. This month features James Fenney of Belwood Music, another music blog that I admire. Just like Adam Reeve, James and I … More Little Thoughts: Three Records with James Fenney

Little Thoughts: Three Records with Adam Reeve

Little Thoughts is a brand-new monthly guest post series where music fans and writers cover three albums, new or old, that they think deserve to be heard. The series itself is named after a Bloc Party song. This month features Adam Reeve of Sounds Good, another music blog that I admire. I was introduced to Sounds Good … More Little Thoughts: Three Records with Adam Reeve