Apple Music May 2020

It is already MAY, WOW!

So, I’ve found the perfect place to live in Redmond, WA. It’s a LEED Platinum certified apartment, near Marymoor park! I applied to be in the Marymoor Community Garden and we will see how that goes, there is a waiting list, but I’ve paid and signed up. The rest of the month is packing and downsizing and Marie Kondo’ing shit out of my life!

Let’s get to the jams for the month:

Hold Space for Me by Orion Sun, favorite song is Coffee for Dinner

Resonate by Lettuce, favorite song is Blaze

Invisible People by Chicano Batman, favorite song is Moment of Joy

Jade Bird by Jade Bird, favorite song is Lottery

Aisle of Palm by Beshken, favorite song is Light of Love

Epiphany by Ross from Friends, favorite song is Phantom Ratio

Baby by Four Tet (single)

Pursuit of Momentary Happiness by Yak, favorite song is Fried

A New Dawn [HOA007] by AceMoMa, favorite song is Rubber Band Man

It Loved to Happen by ot to, not to, favorite song is The Sun Lifts the Water

Somewhere Decent to Live by Space Afrika, favorite song is Gwabh

Between Distant and Remote by Amulets, favorite song is Like Warm Air (We Rose)



Apple Music April 2020

April was of course, another wild month. Preparing to move during a pandemic. Getting used to this new way of living. Continuing to bunker down and hulk up on supplies. Strange way of life. Working remotely, doctors appointments, improving self care and mental health, helping those you love. Finding out what really matters in life.

Moving from Bellevue, WA to Redmond, WA in May.

  • God Has Failed by RPWL, favorite song is Wait Five Years
  • Metronomy Forever by Metronomy, favorite song is The Light
  • Crush by Favor, favorite song is Feeling Something
  • Time by Reclining Nude
  • Carnivore by Body Count, favorite song is Another Level
  • Underneath by Code Orange, favorite song is Last Ones Left

Apple Music March 2020

March, a month of togetherness if you are lucky enough. Hold on to what you have. Protect it with love and good energy. A chance to reach new culinary feats at home. Catching up on movies and shows.

Looking forward to planning the PCNSA study focus this year, then back to Cisco certification re-up after that.

Listened to a ton of music. Putting together an April playlist this coming week. I am a bit behind. Busy month with all this extra pandemic stuff.

  • Swimmer by Tennis, favorite song is Need Your Love
  • Secret Level by No Mana, favorite song is Something About You
  • Sea to Sea by Sign Libra, favorite song is Sea of Cleverness
  • Forward Motion Godyssey by Post Animal, favorite song is In a Paradise
  • Eugene (single) by Arlo Parks
  • Tales from Outer Space by RPWL, favorite song is What I Really Need
  • Grandpa Metal by Posehn, favorite song is Take On Me (cover)
  • Salvador by Sega Bodega, favorite song is Salv Goes to Hollywood


Apple Music February 2020

February has already been a freaking blast. I drank Kopi Luwak, time is flying by. We have a TON of music on the list.

I also clocked my screen time and music totality this month. I listen to over 40 hours of music a week, and use my phone 5 hours a day. Not bragging but that is more than I thought… (gulp)

In a week or so, I fly to Los Angeles to visit my friends, and see POPPY live in concert! HELL YEA.

Counter-Strike is still alive, it hit its top all time concurrent users. Over 900k at once. I continue to play with a single friend. LF3M for COMP. HIT ME UP

Ok lets jump to the music.


Mystery Girl by Roy Orbison, favorite song is She’s a Mystery to Me


UNLOCKED by Denzel Curry & Kenny Beats favorite song is DIET_

Mystic Familiar by Dan Deacon, favorite song is Become a Mountain – You should REALLY listen to the full album at once. emotions. onions.

West of Eden by HMLTD favorite song is The West is Dead

Ceremony by Phantogram favorite song is In A Spiral

Perdida by Stone Temple Pilots favorite song is Fare Thee Well

Momentary Bliss feat Slowthai and Slaves by Gorillaz

Viscerals by Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs, favorite song is REDUCER

Revenge of the Dreamers III: Director’s Cut by Dreamville and J.Cole (Feat lots of artists), favorite song is Wells Fargo.

Have We Met by Destroyer, favorite song is It Just Doesn’t Happen

Likewise by Frances Quinlan, favorite song is Piltdown Man

Diamonds in the Rough by Avenged Sevenfold favorite song is The Fight

Don’t You Wanna Be Glad? by Super Whatevr favorite song is Melancholyism.

Zer0 by Krewella, favorite song is Overboard

Mercury – Sam Goku


Through Love – EP by HYUKOH, favorite song is World of the Forgotten

Good Days by Sweatson Klank favorite song is Say Yes

Paradis 1 by Project Paradis, Mr Carmack and Promnite favorite song is Yaimt

To Dull the Blades of Your Abuse by Leeched favorite song is The Hound’s Jaw

Grave Image by Deathwhite favorite song is Return to Silence

If I Am Only My Thoughts by Loving favorite song is Stranger to Yourself

Curse These Metal Hands by Pijn & Conjurer favorite song is The Pall

The Calming Influence of Teeth by Boss Keloid favorite song is Bellow of Blackened Beasts

Self-Preserved While the Bodies Float Up by Oceansize favorite song is Oscar Acceptance Speech

…Boo! by Pumpkin Pie Shakes favorite song is Creek Yogurt

Cold Head Stone by Brick Slab Boyz favorite song Cheese

Texas Sun – EP by Khruangbin & Leon Bridges  favorite song is Texas Sun

Titans of Creation by Testament favorite song is Night of the Witch

City of Burials by Katatonia favorite song is Lacquer

Ordinary Man by Ozzy Ozbourne favorite song is Ordinary Man(feat. Elton John)

Birds of Prey: The Album, lots of artists, Danger by Jucee Froot

Jarvage, Vol 2 by Jarv favorite song is Roast Beef

Sunflower – EP by Mall Grab favorite song is Leaving Tokyo

Roy’s Revenge by Roy of the Ravers favorite song is Roy’s Revenge

Escape from Noise by Negativland favorite song is Quiet Please

Dick at Nite by Richard Cheese favorite song is Aqua Teen Hunger Force Theme









Apple Music January 2020

January was an amazing month. I put myself out there on dating platforms, OKC and BUMBLE, and  found someone, shes been beyond imagination. (private)

I listened to a ton of cool music. Turned up some Palo Alto NGFW’s and a Panorama VM.  Let’s dive in!

We are Deadbeats Vol 4 by Zeds Dead (Feat a ton of diff artists) – Favorite song on the album is Dead of Night.

2004 by Scriptonite favorite song is Shug

Were You Ever Wanted (Lost Tapes) [feat. Lykke Li] – Single

Hell Bound (Ad 01) by Vince Staples

What a Time To Be Alive by EP by Nitti Gritti [favorite song is Takin’ Over feat Shaquille O Neal!]

I Disagree by Poppy – favorite song is I Disagree

Zuu by Denzel Curry – favorite song is P.A.T. (feat. PlayThatBoiZay)

Mind Freeze by Haunt – favorite song is Divide and Conquer

Muisic to Be Murdered By Eminem – Godzilla (feat Juice WRLD)

Man Alive! – King Krule by (Don’t Let the Dragon) Draag On

Modius Vivendi by 070 Shake – Favorite song The Pines

Finding God Before God Finds Me by Bad Omens favorite song Blood

Cash Machine – Oliver Tree

The Witcher music from Netflix

Dwell by Recondite favorite song is Surface

Apple Music December 2019

December was fun, fast, too much to handle, busy, a coast to coast plane flight and more.

I still had time to find some really cool new sounds for December 2019!

Thanks to @varnumd for showing me Matmos – Plastic Anniversary, an album of which its sounds are entirely made from plastic trash/things! Amazing!

Nathan Micay – Original Schvitz 001 – EP
Zlatan – Zanku
BENEE – Find an Island
Jeff Goldblum & The Mildred Snitzer Orchestra – I Shouldnt Be Telling You This
Galen Tipton – Fake Meat
Of Montreal – Polyaneurism
Daniel Lopatin – Uncut Gems Soundtrack
Duster – Duster (2019)
New Shack – So Soda
Ihsan – Stridig
Matmos – Plastic Anniversary

Apple Music November 2019

Apple Music November 2019

November was a fun month. Dave and Krista flew to Seattle for my birthday! We had some awesome sushi and great experiences which I will be posting in

Thanksgiving was dope! Played a ton of board games with my new ‘family’ who has adopted me in the area. They really worked hard to cook such wonderful food and make it a blast for everyone. Taking this weekend to review Apple Music as its been a busy month. I use this process of blogging and finding new music to self reflect and appreciate the good times.

Beck is no longer a Scientologist, HUZZAH! Modest Mouse is eating ice cream. What will 2020 hold beyond impeachment? The mystery will unfold as time unwinds.

Arlo Parks – Sophie – EP
Beck – Hyperspace
Aphex Twin – Peel Session 2 – EP
Chemical Brothers – Out of Control (21 minutes of Madness mix / The Secret Psychedelic Mix) – EP
Modest Mouse – Ice Cream Party
Pink Floyd – The Later years : 1987-2019
The Flaming Lips – The Soft Bulletin: Live at Red Rocks (Feat. The Colorado Symphony & Andre de Ridder)
Cattle Decapitation – Death Atlas
Prong – Age of Defiance – EP
Psychemagik – I Feel How This Night Should Look
Coldplay – Everyday Life
Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross – Watchmen: Volumes 1 and 2(Music from the HBO Series)




Apple Music October 2019

Shout out to my friend Dave who has converted me to the Apple life it took more than a decade but he won.

For less than a dollar a day I enjoy Apple Music which has a catalog larger than my imagination. It’s a simple quality of life improvement worth the cost. It keeps me focused on the present and more connected with my friends.

Here’s what I found this week, some artists I have already been previously following like Poppy, Opeth, Danny Brown, The Darkness. The rest I was unfamiliar with and pretty much ran through the entire new releases and daily new lists. Here’s my picks!

Notable Artists Updated Oct 29th:

Street Cleaner – Annihilation
Gong Gong Gong – Phantom Rhythm
Poppy – Choke, Concrete, I Disagree
Danny Brown – uknowhatimsayin¿
Opeth – In Claudia Venenum
The Darkness – Easter is Cancelled (Deluxe)
GosT – Valediction
Chromatics – Closer to Grey
Gesaffelstein – Novo Sonic System
Lightning Dust – Spectre
Lisa Prank – Perfect Love Song
Rhi – The Pale Queen
Wives – So Removed
Floating Points – Anasickmodular

Leave a comment for new music you found this month.

Until next time… /logout