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The Ghostified Gathering

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For a week or so, Festify was all the rage on social media. It was an app that created fictitious festival lineups based on one’s Spotify listening habits. One could create a lineup based on the most listened to artists over the course of a month, six months, or one’s entire time on Spotify. The […]

The Ghost 101 Countdown of 2016: #10-...

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Did you catch yesterday’s post featuring songs #20-11?  I did a recap of all the songs from #101 all the way up to #11.  Yes, that’s right, that list goes to 11. All cheesy Spinal Tap references aside, I encourage you to look here for your recap before beginning the bottom half of the Top […]

Sunday Spotify 16: 11/6/16

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The Ghost has not felt well the past few days.  As a result, I will not be adding commentary on this week’s playlist.  In fact, this playlist is sort of a “comfort music” style playlist, featuring newer and older songs that just feel comfortable and good to my ears.  Not to worry, however, as The […]

Sunday Spotify 16: 10/30/16

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First of all, thank you for all the wonderful response to my open letter to Dallas.  It’s obvious that The Ghost is not the only one frustrated with the status of things in our music community.  My hope is that this begins a dialog with musicians, venue owners, booking agents, and music fans. In the […]

Sunday Spotify 16: 9/25/16

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So, you may have heard about this 2nd Annual Ghosty Awards thing going on.  Expect to hear announcements very soon regarding the actual awards ceremony.  In the meantime, I encourage you to vote, and spread the word to all your friends.  Remember, it’s your civic duty to vote in The Ghosty Awards! Speaking of duties, […]

Sunday Spotify 16: 9/18/16

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Simply put, The Ghost has not had the words in him lately.  Too many stresses, not enough time.  There are songs, stories, and bits of news that I have not been able to share, and for that, I apologize.  I hope to start to resume writing at a greater volume soon.  I even hope to […]

Sunday Spotify 16: 9/4/16

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It’s Labor Day weekend.  To celebrate, I’m laboring over this playlist as little as possible.  No comments.  No list even other than the list within the Spotify playlist.  Listen and enjoy.  

Sunday Spotify 16: 8/28/16

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First off, thanks to all who attended last night’s birthday debauchery at Double-Wide.  I thank Veronica Young for being a trooper and hosting the event, even though hours before she had a molar extracted; that’s dedication.  Thanks to Double-Wide, who were one of the most enjoyable staffs I’ve had the pleasure of working with.  And […]

Sunday Spotify 16: 8/14/16

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Rei Clone, “Ready to Die” I may have liked Rei Clone the first time I heard them with their self-titled EP, but Wet gives me a whole new level of appreciation for the band.  Their Bandcamp page uses the labels punk and shoegaze, but I feel the phrase “organized chaos” is the best way to describe […]

Sunday Spotify 16: 8/7/16

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This has been quite the weekend for me, between both Alexandria Rhea’s CD release show at Opening Bell Coffee and my showcase at Cafe Bohemia yesterday.  Thanks to all the performers who made this weekend so amazing.  And now, it’s time for the usually sixteen songs you get every Sunday.  Ready, set… Death Stairs, “Ghost […]

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