Wendy Ortiz

WINTER MUSIC 2016 :: RUNDOWN

+++ WINTER MUSIC 2016 :: RUNDOWN With a new year comes winter, and so does a fresh start to a new year of music. So far there has been quite a collection of personal favorites in 2016, and it's becoming mor... Read More...
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Best Album Covers 2013

I’ll never stop loving the beauty of a physical album. Everything gives meaning from the scent of a new vinyl, to the magic of reading the lyrics and seeing the images inside the insert, to the touch of t... Read More...
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Best of 2011: Wye Oak

I am nothing without pretend I know my thoughts Can't live with them One of the greatest songs of 2011 was Wye Oak's Civillain. Together vocalist Jenn Wasner and multi-instrumentalist Andy Stack of Wye... Read More...
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best of 2011: caveman

Brooklyn's Caveman design sounds that visually place a listener in their own private dreamscape, whether it be on a tropical island, or overlooking the world on a Williamsburg rooftop. Equal parts of four-par... Read More...
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best album covers of 2011

  Here are 25 of the best album covers of 2011. Enjoy! Artist: The Antlers Album: Burst Apart Record Label: Transgression Designer: Zan Goodman Listen: I Don't Want Love ... Read More...
daydreamer

for daydreamers only.

side a cupid de locke :: smashing pumpkins the dreaming moon :: magnetic fields dreams :: tv on the radio desperate :: rogue wave everything is alright :: four tet worrywort :: radi... Read More...
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best songs of 2010 mixtape

happy new years eve! this is my own personal collection of my favorite songs of 2010. it was a tough decision to narrow down the best from out of 500 tracks, but the below addictions (in no particular order) s... Read More...
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the remix mixtape 2009

The Big Pink Velvet (Gang Gang Dance Mix) Metric Gold Guns Girls (Mike Shinoda Remix) Phoenix 1901 (Fredrick Carlsson Remix) Bat for Lashes Pearl's Dream (Skreams Pour Another Glass of Champers... Read More...
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best albums of fall 2009

Welcome to the official soundtrack to Music Is Art’s Best Albums of Fall 2009. This is a 15 song, eclectic collection that combines pop-friendly, r&b, smooth jazz tones to electronic space music and indi... Read More...
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best albums of summer 2009

artwork by nicoletta ceccoli It's been such a crazy summer here in New England.  Humid days that turn into thunderstorms and tornado warnings.  Families that turn into old memories. Lost cat signs all over t... Read More...
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artist feature :: ray caesar

I actually listen to a lot of Japanese Minyo, ancient country, mountain and wild festival music. Here is a sample:: The Yoshiwara by Toshinori Kondo I am English but grew up i... Read More...