Archive for the ‘Music’ Category

Drake: So Far Gone.

May 13, 2009

My roomie has introduced me to Drake (aka Aubrey Graham)– the fantastically unsigned artist that is minutes from a Hollywood blowout. And yes, if he looks familiar it’s because he plays Jimmy Brooks on  the cult favorite Degrassi series.

You can download his free album mixtape here.

Drake

SoFarGone

Hold Time.

February 28, 2009

I’m a firm believer that nothing heals wounds like beautiful songs. And though I have no substantial wounds today, I felt the urge to lose myself in two new digital albums-

Hold Time

M. Ward‘s Hold Time: I hold a very special place for Matt Wards’ words and melodies. I loved Post War, and am anxiously awaiting the follow-up to She and Him with Zooey Deschanel.

SingDanceStealThings

Jason MrazWe Sing. We Dance. We Steal Things: I’m aware that I’m a little late on this one. But I suppose the near-arrival of Spring has just awoken my fever for life-will-be-okay songs.

Coeur de Pirate.

February 23, 2009

Such beautiful words by Montréal singer-songwriter Béatrice Martin.