The Challenge: Hello (Reggae Cover)

One of my closest friends approached me with a Challenge! “I going to give you one song that I have been playing over and over and I want you to make a playlist based off of it! The reggae cover of Adele’s Hello by Conkarah. But to add another twist, you only have three weeks to put it together! Good luck!” -Sean Conkarah, a reggae artist from Jamaica, broke it big when he and his… Read More »The Challenge: Hello (Reggae Cover)

Weekend Kickoff: June 2018

Inspired by a recent roundtrip to 90s alternative, I’ve been immersed in the first hour of this mix for the last couple months. But over the last couple days, the remaining songs fell into place quickly. There are a lot of catchy alt tracks, some you might recognize from Sirius Alt Nation, others discovered via Spotify, all with a light splash of alt hip hop to bring in a couple strong bass lines. Best served… Read More »Weekend Kickoff: June 2018

Weekend Kickoff: Hip Hop Shorty Mix

Putting a little bounce into your step this weekend, I thought I would trek backwards a little to some of that 90’s hip hop stylin’s of Maze, P. Diddy, Ja Rule, and the like! This short mix is going to be a preview of a much longer playlist of the same style coming out before the summer. Listen on Spotify (app) Listen on Spotify (web) Full Clip – Gang Starr Keep Your Worries – Feat.… Read More »Weekend Kickoff: Hip Hop Shorty Mix

Weekend Kickoff: Dec 2017

This playlist has been brewing for a few months now! Containing some new artists, booty moving beats, and some sing-a-long songs, you’ll definitely be bouncing to the beat. A little something for everyone! Listen on Spotify My Love (feat. Major Lazer, WizKid, Dua Lipa) – Major Lazer VIP Remix – Wale, Major Lazer, Dua Lipa, WizKid Money – The Beaches Jungle – Tash Sultana Wish I Knew You – The Revivalists Easy Love – Lauv… Read More »Weekend Kickoff: Dec 2017

My Top Songs of 2017

Spotify has gone and compiled a list of my Top Songs of 2017. Check out Spotify’s Year in Music as well for more top hits of 2017 Spotify’s Year in Music 2017 Make your own at 2017 Wrapped Listen on Spotify Run – Foo Fighters Freak Like Me – NoMBe Lost In You – Erick Morillo, Eddie Thoneick, Angel Taylor casanova. – Denitia and Sene The Man – The Killers Wild Thoughts – DJ Khaled,… Read More »My Top Songs of 2017

The NPR Tiny Desk Concert Series

Breaking down great music with the best artists in the industry, NPR’s Tiny Desk Concerts reveal stories from the artists that continue to amaze us with their lyrics and musical genius. Check out NPR’s videos or some of my favorites below. Don’t forget to support NPR and thank you for bringing us such amazing content! Watch Anderson Paak on YouTube Watch Wyclef Jean on YouTube Watch Tash Sultana on YouTube Watch Booker T. Jones on… Read More »The NPR Tiny Desk Concert Series

Ashlie’s Bachelorette Party Mixes

Honoring a request from a close friend Jenny, these two playlists came together for her close friend Ashlie’s Bachelorette Party. 90’s hip hop on the way to the clubs, and dance music to bring the night to an end on the way home. You might find some hints of Beyonce and Jay-Z too sticking with the party theme. What a cool party limo too! Congrats Ashlie! Listen to Party Mix 1 on Spotify Listen to… Read More »Ashlie’s Bachelorette Party Mixes

Weekend Kickoff: July 2017

Just another little mix to kickoff the weekend. Back to the basics this month with a variety of music from all genres! Hope you enjoy! Let me know if there are some new artists to check out or if you like some of the artists featured this month! Listen on Spotify Listen on YouTube Run – Foo Fighters America – Logic, Black Thought, Chuck D, Big Lenbo, No I.D Freak Like Me – NoMBe Love$ick… Read More »Weekend Kickoff: July 2017

U2 Gillette Stadium Setlist, June 2017

Wow, what an awesome concert with such an incredible set. U2 continues to reinvent concert shows with amazing sets and live audio and video production. The vivid imagery synchronized to their performance was truly captivating. I thought I would memorialize for my friends and family that went, the setlist from the amazing evening. The YouTube link provides videos from other angles, so definitely check it out; I don’t think there was a bad seat in… Read More »U2 Gillette Stadium Setlist, June 2017

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One Love Manchester

Various artists perform with Ariana Grande in Manchester, UK. Click here to shop and donate. Watch on Youtube

Weekend Kickoff: May 2017

By request from a good friend, a new club mix to get the juices flowing in all forms! Making this mix over the last two months just made me realize I’m way overdue for a club night! And with the warm weather rolling in, it couldn’t be a better time to kick off the summer with this mix! You get me so high… I touch the sky!!! Listen on Spotify Lost In You – Erick… Read More »Weekend Kickoff: May 2017

HOWSLA

Stumbled upon this album when I was building up the new playlist and I can’t stop listening to it! I finally did some searching online to figure out who’s behind the album and discovered this is Skrillex’s label OWSLA. In a joint effort with Chris Lake, they have produced this venture into house, hence HOWSLA. Check out their feed and some cool merch at #howsla. If you’re lucky enough to be in LA, they are… Read More »HOWSLA

Road Trip: Astoria 2017

A quick 24 hour trip to NYC – saddle up boys! Wow, all I could think of was famous movies and the songs that were playing in the car rides. So many hours later, I’m sure I missed a ton! Suggestions welcomed; I feel this is one playlist that’s going to keep on growing! Listen on Spotify Holiday Road – National Lampoon’s Vacation – Lindsey Buckingham Don’t Stop Believin’ – Journey The Way – Fastball… Read More »Road Trip: Astoria 2017

DJ Anthony Gerrard, Club Mix Jan 2017

Stumbled upon this mix a little earlier this year and have listened to it over and over so many times now! Combined with both old and new music, DJ Anthony Gerrard mixes up a sure thing. But of the whole mix, there is one part that I listen to over and over again; perhaps you’ve found it already! (20:45) Enjoy! Avicii – Levels (Willcox 2k17 Re-edit) Ummet Ozcan – Don’t Stop Ryan Riback – All… Read More »DJ Anthony Gerrard, Club Mix Jan 2017

Weekend Kickoff: March 2017

When jazz and rap come together, there is a magical connection that is reminiscent of the origins of hip hop, r&b, and soul. There is an electric funk that energizes a message slyfully navigating the twists and turns of musical improv. One can really only imagine what this is like in theory unless you are privy to the process or by luck or chance, get to see the artistry in the making. I was fortunate… Read More »Weekend Kickoff: March 2017

Weekend Kickoff: This Month

Every month a new 2 hour playlist to kick off the weekend. Follow this playlist for constantly changing music. Each month’s update will be memorialized in a separate playlist for you to discover over and over again. Weekend Kickoff: Current Month on Spotify

Weekend Kickoff: Nov 2016

Old school hip hop leading into December’s debut of A Tribe Called Quest’s new album. Listen on Spotify Come Down – Anderson .Paak Electric Relaxation – A Tribe Called Quest Ms. Fat Booty – Mos Def Runnin’ – The Pharcyde Get By – Talib Kweli Bonita Applebum – includes ‘Can I Kick It’ Intro – A Tribe Called Quest Guess Who’s Back – Rakim Watch Out Now – The Beatnuts Slam – Onyx The Choice… Read More »Weekend Kickoff: Nov 2016

The Big Party

Who knew it was going to be a 13.5 hour birthday bash! Yours truly! 🙂 Listen on Spotify Fakin It (feat. Ofelia K) – Kaskade, Felix Cartal, Ofelia K CAN’T STOP THE FEELING! (Original Song from DreamWorks Animation’s TROLLS”)” – Justin Timberlake Dark Necessities – Red Hot Chili Peppers Ride – Twenty One Pilots Boys & Girls – will.i.am, Pia Mia Don’t Let Me Down – The Chainsmokers, Daya My House – Flo Rida One… Read More »The Big Party

Weekend Kickoff: July 2016

A different kind of funk with a lot of new music including, rock, hip hop, rnb, rap, and dance. Listen on Spotify Dark Necessities – Red Hot Chili Peppers Controlla – Drake Got It – Marian Hill Comeback Kids – The Jayhawks This Girl (Kungs Vs. Cookin’ On 3 Burners) – Kungs Vs. Cookin’ On 3 Burners – Kungs, Cookin’ On 3 Burners Techno – Destructo Again (feat. Lavishly Nasty) – Jay Vilpin, Lavishly Nasty… Read More »Weekend Kickoff: July 2016

90s Rock Mix

I wanted to create a 90′s rock mix that contained as many of the bands from the 90s, but not necessarily all the top, overplayed hits. Enjoy! Listen on Spotify All Mixed Up – 311 Man in the Box – Alice In Chains Hard To Handle – The Black Crowes Dammit – blink-182 Run-Around – Blues Traveler Girls and Boys – 2012 Remastered Version – Blur No Aloha – The Breeders Pepper – Butthole Surfers… Read More »90s Rock Mix

NFL Pump Up!

Are you ready for some football! Get out the smoker, some friends, and let’s get this tailgate party started! Listen on Spotify Right Above It – Lil Wayne, Drake Grillz – Dirty – Nelly, Ali & Gipp, Paul Wall Watch Me (Whip / Nae Nae) – Silentó Still D.R.E. – Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg Party Up – DMX Freek-A-Leek – Petey Pablo 99 Problems – JAY Z Ms. New Booty – feat. Ying Yang Twins… Read More »NFL Pump Up!

Hard Dance Mix 2012

Best Dance Hits of 2012 Listen on Spotify Promises – Skrillex & Nero Remix – NERO Bangarang (feat. Sirah) – Skrillex, Sirah Da Funk / Daftendirekt – Daft Punk Antidote – Swedish House Mafia, Knife Party So Much Love – Fedde Le Grand Drink To Get Drunk – Sander van Doorn Rattle – Original Mix – Bingo Players Cry (Just a Little) – Original Mix – Bingo Players I Love Rock N’ Roll – Radio… Read More »Hard Dance Mix 2012

Zombie Apocalypse – Dance Mix

Following a tradition on themed parties, this Zombie party took costumes to another level! This Dance Mix kept the party going! Be sure to check out the Dark Mix for background music during the party. Listen on Spotify I Cry – Flo Rida Brokenhearted – Karmin Die Young – Kesha Good Time – Owl City, Carly Rae Jepsen Gangnam Style (강남스타일) – PSY I Like It Like That – Hot Chelle Rae, New Boyz Lights… Read More »Zombie Apocalypse – Dance Mix

Zombie Apocalypse – Dark Mix

Following a tradition on themed parties, this Zombie party took costumes to another level! This Dark Mix got the party started! Be sure to check out the Dance mix to keep the party going. Listen on Spotify Scary Monsters And Nice Sprites – Skrillex Zombie – The Cranberries Thriller – Michael Jackson Monster Mash – Bobby Boris” Pickett” Insomnia – Monster Mix – Faithless, Rollo Armstrong, Sister Bliss, Goetz Halloween Theme – John Carpenter Monster… Read More »Zombie Apocalypse – Dark Mix

3608

A grand New Year’s Eve celebration occurred in this Westin hotel room in Copley Square with a tremendous view of the MIT/Cambridge skyline. Listen on Spotify Best Friend – Toy-Box Me Against the Music – LP Version / Video Mix – Britney Spears, Madonna Hey Ya! – OutKast Give It Away – Red Hot Chili Peppers Kernkraft 400 – Original Mix – Zombie Nation Sex Bomb – Tom Jones (Tribute) – Studio Sunset We Didn’t… Read More »3608

R&B Soul Sing-A-Long

The best R&B hits from the 90s through today! Listen on Spotify yes – Musiq Soulchild #!*@ You Tonight (feat. R. Kelly) – The Notorious B.I.G., R. Kelly Anywhere – 112 Nice & Slow – Usher Cupid – 112 These Are The Times – Dru Hill Butta Love – Next My Body – LSG When Can I See You – Babyface Every Time I Close My Eyes – Babyface, Mariah Carey, Kenny G, Sheila E.… Read More »R&B Soul Sing-A-Long

Latino Mix

Songs from International Nights at M80s and Europa in Boston and partying in Barcelona, this playlist has a ton of fun songs to keep things spicy! Listen on Spotify Suavemente – Merengue Version – Elvis Crespo I Like It Like That – Pete El Conde” Rodriguez” Oye Como Va – Old School Mix – Tito Puente Pobre Diabla – Don Omar, Mr. Vegas Dale Don Dale – Don Omar El meneaito – Osin placeres Tiburon… Read More »Latino Mix

Strip Club Mix

A popular playlist of sexy, seductive, energetic, songs you’d find in the strip club or in the bedroom. This started off as a joke, but turned into a hitlist. With over 1,500 followers already, you’re sure to have a good time! Listen on Spotify Pour Some Sugar On Me – L.A. Guns #!*@ You Tonight (feat. R. Kelly) – The Notorious B.I.G., R. Kelly Closer – Nine Inch Nails Nobody (feat. Athena Cage) – Remastered… Read More »Strip Club Mix

the snoopspecial

Ingredients: Stoli orange, Stoli vanilla, Stoli raspberry, Stoli regular, lime wedge, cranberry juice Preparation: Add equal parts of the Stoli vodkas to a rocks glass filled with ice. Add a splash of cranberry juice. Add additional if desired. Squeeze a lime and stir gently leaving stirrers. Let the drink sit for a few minutes to allow the ice to melt. Stir occasionally while enjoying.