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Monday Mixteen: 9/17/18

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So, next Monday is kind of a big deal. You see, that’s when The Ghost will announce the nominees for the 4th Annual Ghosty Awards, which will be held Wednesday, November 21st. I’ll share more with you in the coming weeks and months. I was originally going to just reflect on past winners of the […]

Monday Mixteen: 8/20/18

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The challenge I face every week is coming up with new and inventive themes for playlists.  The themes are sometimes not as creative as The Ghost would like.  The theme for the Monday Mixteen you are about to hear may be THE definitive playlist I have ever come up with. The theme?  Songs that start […]

Monday Mixteen: 7/23/18

Melted Cassette

Don’t worry; The Ghost did not leave this week’s Monday Mixteen out in this brutal heat.  It just seemed like the perfect photo for this week, given this scorching weather and all.  Yes, it is way too hot to be outside unless absolutely necessary.  It’s better to find a nice indoor activity to do.  Something […]

GOBL Radio: June 2018 Highlights

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You kids today have it so easy. You got your podcasts that you can listen to at whatever moment your heart desires. When I was your age, we only had radio shows, and if you didn’t listen to it when it came on, you’d miss it forever. Oh, and we had to walk uphill for […]

GOBL Radio: May 2018 Highlights

GOBL Highlights May 2018

I know, your life has likely felt empty and meaningless without a new episode of Ghost of Blind Lemon Radio this week on Deep Ellum Radio.  Not to fear, the radio show will return next week.  In the meantime, here’s a special playlist for you.  Since some of you may not be able to tune […]

Monday Mixteen: 5/28/18

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Perhaps it’s just as well that Deep Ellum Radio is on hiatus this week.  It’s giving The Ghost a nice opportunity to sit down and put pen to paper regarding these tracks.  Okay, so it’s more like finger strokes to keyboard, but the principle is the same.  This allows you, the readers, to access the […]

Monday Mixteen: New Year’s Day,...

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2017 was a crazy roller coaster ride of a year for The Ghost.  I went the first two and a half months of the year without a peep of the blog due to life stresses.  After that, posts were sporadic as best.  In fact, The Ghost came close to taking an “indefinite hiatus” from the […]

Monday Mixteen: 10/16/17

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Last Tuesday was World Mental Health Day, and in case you missed it, The Ghost had a bit to say on the matter.  My original intent was just to share a few songs that addressed the issue, but it soon became clear that the story was supposed to be much more than that.  As a […]

The Ghost’s #1 Song of 2016

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It would be easily to string together a long list of concrete, factual statements as to how Cut Throat Finches could earn my #1 slot.  I don’t remember the exact number count of Ghosty Awards won by CTF, but it was large, and in notable categories like Best Album, Best New Act, Best Songwriter for […]

The Ghost 101 Countdown of 2016: #30-...

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Photo of Monoculture by: Dave Westbrook

Another day brings us another ten songs closer to The Ghost’s #1 song of 2016.  I hope you’ve been keeping track, but if not, I’ll help you with a few recaps. First, click here to check out the bottom half of the countdown. Next, you can find songs #50-41 here. After that, check out yesterday’s […]

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