New Playlist: 14 ‘House’ Songs


Rather than having the traditional social life that a late twenty-something should on a Friday night (July 1st was the time of this unfortunate happening), I composed and compiled a new playlist entitled 14 ‘House’ Songs More Thrilling Than Chilling at the House.

Shakira Settles For No. 2 as ‘Frozen’ Keeps The Top Spot Warm


On the Billboard 200 Albums Chart this week, multiple new albums graced the top ten.  Unfortunately for them, not were able to take down reigning champ Frozen Soundtrack, which once more sells six figures (161,000 copies) according to Billboard.  The new releases underperformed where numbers are concerned, keeping Frozen easily ahead of them. Frozen, led…

Can’t Just “Let It Go”: Frozen Soundtrack Is No. 1 Once More


After six non-consecutive weeks atop the Billboard 200 Albums Charts, the Frozen Soundtrack makes it a seventh week at the penthouse. This week, Frozen rallies to sell a gargantuan 202,000 copies. I guess folks just can’t “Let It Go” – bad joke, I know.  I’d say that the release of the album to DVD/Blu-ray/Digital likely…

Music Shopping List: 8 Albums To Consider on March 25, 2014


As March is nearing its completion, the final release week of the month has numerous album possibilities to add to one’s collection.  A posthumous release from a country legend, one cool pop-duo (with some other styles involved), and a powerhouse, inspirational half of a contemporary gospel-duo. Phew – what a mouthful! Check out the following…

My Chemical Romance Call It Quits


Emo/Punk-revivaist band My Chemical Romance call it quits after several successful albums (yes platinum albums).  The group’s final album, 2010’s Danger Days: The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys was the least successful of their 3 notable efforts (they’ve released 4 albums). Killjoys failed to spawn successful singles or garner the interest of the band’s two most important efforts. The Black…