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Mix Tape Monday: Darrin's Tribute to Tony Iommi

By: Darrin Snider -- Monday, March 18, 2019
Paying tribute to one of my long-standing favorite musicians, and the man who got me through my difficult formative years …... (Read Full Article)

Mix Tape Monday: Darrin's Guilty Pleasures

By: Darrin Snider -- Monday, March 11, 2019
By request, since I make every one of my guests fess up, I might as well give mine.... (Read Full Article)

Mix Tape Monday: Relax with a Nice Bottle of Wine

By: Darrin Snider -- Monday, March 4, 2019
Rather than do another eclectic week, how about a more laid-back, relaxing playlist?... (Read Full Article)

Mix Tape Monday: Stuff I Feel Like I May Be the Only Person Who Owns It

By: Darrin Snider -- Monday, February 25, 2019
We've all got stuff we've just randomly come across that we're pretty sure we're the only person who's heard it. No? Just me?... (Read Full Article)

Mix Tape Monday: My (First) Prog Mix Tape

By: Darrin Snider -- Monday, February 18, 2019
Seriously though, aren't you surprised I made it almost two months without going "prog nerd" on you guys?... (Read Full Article)

Mix Tape Monday: Reproducing My High School Crusin' Tape

By: Darrin Snider -- Monday, February 11, 2019
Did you ever have that one mix tape you played so long that the order is forever engrained in your head? I have one in particular…... (Read Full Article)

Mix Tape Monday: Crazy Cover Versions

By: Darrin Snider -- Monday, February 4, 2019
A tribute to those cover versions of popular songs that are completely reinterpretations in a style you wouldn't think they would work in, but they do.... (Read Full Article)

Mix Tape Monday: Feelin' Like a Punk

By: Darrin Snider -- Monday, January 28, 2019
I do like to pride myself of having a breadth of musical tastes. While I don't often listen, except when I'm in a rare mood, these are my favorite punk songs.... (Read Full Article)

Mix Tape Monday: If I Had a Cover Band ...

By: Darrin Snider -- Monday, January 21, 2019
I don't have a cover band. However, if I did, THIS is what we would be playing…... (Read Full Article)

Mix Tape Monday: Overlooked Album Cuts

By: Darrin Snider -- Monday, January 14, 2019
This week's mix tape revolves around great songs by popular artists that were lost to time because they weren't released as singles, never made it to the greatest hits album, and kids these days never go back and listen to the original sources. ... (Read Full Article)

Mix Tape Monday: Synthpop/Chillwave/Indetronica (or whatever)

By: Darrin Snider -- Monday, January 7, 2019
New Year's Resolution time. I'm going to try to get more active with the blog around here (since nobody else will). So, in order to keep content going, unless I have something more vital to say, Monday's are now going to be "Mix Tape Mondays."... (Read Full Article)

My Mixed Tape for July 2013

By: Darrin Snider -- Wednesday, July 10, 2013
As long as I've been on the subject of unexpected downsides to be being me, here's another one: “Hey, can you listen to this track and let me know what you think?” The problem isn't so much coming up with something to say, that part is easy. The prob... (Read Full Article)

My Mixed Tape for April 2013

By: Brandon Cannon -- Saturday, April 13, 2013
There are hundreds of talented local acts playing every week in our great city. Some you might know and some you might not. Seeing as musicians are only as strong as the support they to give each other, I thought I would point out some local acts each mont... (Read Full Article)

Gear Up for Summer

As seen on the webcam. Are you one of those people who can't survive without copious amounts of coffee in the morning? You definitely need one of our stainless steel travel mugs. Give your caffeine the gift of style...

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