Spotify and SoundHound

I’ve recently been really getting into Spotify. They have an expansive and diverse music library that I find organized in a way that is easy to explore in understandable ways. I’ve especially enjoyed their Coffee Table Jazz playlist, as well as others. Today I clicked on the Intense Studying playlist. I wasn’t going to be studying, but was looking for… Continue reading

Vox As iTunes Replacement on Mac?

So the app Vox (Mac only, by Coppertino) came out of beta yesterday and is free; so, I decided to give it a whirl. I no longer use iTunes to sync my devices, and I find the app, especially with the new design, overwhelming. At least 90% of the time, I only use it to play music from my library… Continue reading

The Pacific Ocean

I know some of my readers back east love walking along the Pacific Ocean as much as I do.  So, for you, and for everyone who loves the sound of the surf, I bring you 60 seconds of the Pacific Ocean surf.  I recorded it yesterday at the northern part of Manhattan Beach.  Enjoy a minute of zen!… Continue reading

Bugs on the Blog

On the night I arrived back in Atlanta after vacationing in Pensacola last week I heard the loudest bug sounds I have heard since living on the Chattahoochee River. I took my iPod outside and recorded them as this voice memo podcast. Since the recording is mono and of limited fidelity, it doesn’t begin to give you a sense of… Continue reading