#680 – Birthplace by Novo Amor

Here’s another great instrumental album for another mellow weekend day. We got into a very short discussion about the translation of Novo Amor, which I think is Spanish for ‘new love.’ It’s just another reminder of how truly pathetic it is that I still don’t speak any Spanish after living in Los Angeles for overContinue reading “#680 – Birthplace by Novo Amor”

#676 – Armed Forces by Elvis Costello & The Attractions

I was playing music at work today, which is part of the position on this particular show. I went to the bathroom and came back to find that the director had put on a song from this album. Though I am fairly familiar with Elvis’ body of work, I hadn’t heard this one, which isContinue reading “#676 – Armed Forces by Elvis Costello & The Attractions”

#675 – Some Devil by Dave Matthews

Usually when people recommend an album to me, it’s because they are familiar with it and are enthusiastic about it. Today was one of the rare exceptions to that rule. I’m not saying that this is a bad album by any means, but when I told the suggester that I was underwhelmed, they revealed thatContinue reading “#675 – Some Devil by Dave Matthews”