XPoNential Music Festival 2014 Lineup

Tomorrow, my favorite local festival kicks off just over the bridge from Philly, in Camden – the XPoNential Music Festival! If you’re a longtime reader of this blog you’ve heard me rave about this festival, that I’ve attended every year since it started. WXPN is the non-commercial, member-supported radio service of the University of Pennsylvania – and my go-to for music discovery.  Read More

Movement Mixtape Contest: The Winning Mix!

This mixtape contest was so much fun to listen to! What an amazing variety of songs and new music for my ears.  It’s always so difficult to choose one winner, but thankfully the head of our music committee helped me out with this one :). Read on to listen to the winning mix, submitted by Sage – it just might get you moving! Read More

The Ultimate Shaky Knees Playlist

Just two more days until we head to Atlanta (my first time visiting!) for Shaky Knees! I’ve been in festival withdrawal since SXSW so I couldn’t be more excited for some live music and sunshine.  What originally drew us to this festival was its incredible lineup, and I have already made my list of bands who I absolutely cannot miss. Read More

Love Mixtape Contest: The Winning Mix!

Thank you all so much for your amazing love mixtape submissions! It is so cool to listen to the songs that carry a special meaning for different people — everyone has such a unique and personal perspective.  The winning mix was submitted by Emma, who explained her choices as “3 for lust, 3 for love, 3 for letting go.” Listening to the songs felt like experiencing just those stages of a relationship, something I’m sure we can all relate to. Listen to her mix below, and to listen to all of the beautiful submissions click here! Read More

A Playlist For The New Year

I love making playlists to coincide with different celebrations and moments in life.  I used to sit for hours making mix tapes on cassette, picking out the perfect songs and making sure they were in the right order.  For this playlist I chose a mixture of feel-good songs that will get your hips shaking, and songs that symbolize a clean, fresh start for the New Year.  Listen to it tonight, or put it on repeat tomorrow! Happy New Year everyone! Read More