Category: Mindless Diversions

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Saturday Spins: Gram Parsons

This week my toddler shook my phone and out popped the father of “Cosmic American Music,” or as the folks over at No Depression call it, “Alt-Country.”

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Record Store Day 2020, Sort of

Even though Record Store Day has been delayed this year, I am hoping that will be even the slightest distraction from the anxiety of these weird times.

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Saturday Spins: Desaparecidos

What happened when the saddest man in Omaha decided to “make a rock record with the disappeared?” Magic.

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Saturday Spins: Wholewheat

Last week, the randomizer demanded that we cover Tweedy, a band created by Wilco front man, Jeff Tweedy with his son, Spencer. Not our first Wilco-themed rodeo either. This week, we cover a lo-fi...

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Saturday Spins: Tweedy

After raging against the currently non-functioning machine last week, we forge ever onward with more music this week on Saturday Spins. Apparently the Discogs randomizer is a cruel mistress, and really wants me to...

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Weekend Plans Post: Stay At Home

Well, the directive went out from the Governor: Stay at home.

Waaaaaay ahead of you. (Lemme just go to the store first.)

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Saturday Spins: Evil Empire

I left it to my three year old…using her Unicorn pointer, she selected an album that features an early photo of former Presidential candidate, Pete Buttigieg.

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Saturday Morning Gaming: Gaming Frugally

A lot of people are out there right now with a lot of free time on their hands but they might also be in a place where they have to squeeze every single penny.