In my exploration of the Yacht Rock genre I’ve discovered a love for the outlying genres that influenced the smooth music kings. I have a newfound love and appreciation for jazz fusion, funk, and r&b. The way artists approached music in the 70’s and 80’s was truly fascinating. Steely Dan was at it’s core just […]Read more "Jazz Funk Fusion – A Yacht Rock Rabbit Hole"
Yacht Rock is the only genre of music that makes it totally acceptable to start drinking Mimosas at 9 am. You’ve heard the genre even if you’re not familiar with it. Often some put the label “soft rock” or “adult contemporary” on it and in this way Yacht Rock shares a similarity with Whiskey. “All […]Read more "Yacht Rock – A Primer"
We’re gonna change it up a bit on this website. We’re gonna be introducing, reviewing, and featuring tracks and artists that we like. No worries… there will still be playlists from time to time.Read more "We’re Back!!! New focus and format."
Upbeat noodle rockin indie emo jams. Guaranteed to make you want take your shirt off and shout along.Read more "An Ode to the Basement/House Show"
An instrumental electronic ambient playlist for porch gazing, lazy afternoons and sunsets.Read more "There’s Life Outside!"
A diverse mix of indie rock. WARNING: You’ll probably get pumped.Read more "The Second: Great Jams For Your Toast Playlist"
Great background music or AWESOME PUMP UP JAMS (that are still somehow pump up worthy and reflective)!!!! Recommended for those that like upbeat and interesting drum beatssssssssss.Read more "The First: An Introspective (Mostly) Electronic Instrumental Playlist"