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100 Bob Dylan Song Covers
A hundred different songs, a hundred different artists

We love making lists and playlists here. But I feel like this is the best Bob Dylan cover song list you're gonna find. No repeats of artists or songs. Only Dylan inspires this kind of second-hand greatness.

* Posted by Charlie Recksieck on 2024-02-20 Read post
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My Favorite 2023 Music
At Least What I've Found So Far

Each year, I dive into the music year's new releases to find some new favorites and then write about it here in a bit of a year-end best-of list. Use this (and the Spotify list here) to try these on for size.

* Posted by Charlie Recksieck on 2024-01-02 Read post
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100 Christmas Songs
A curated holiday Spotify playlist for you.

A fun mix of pop, rock, crooners and jazz doing holiday standards and more modern originals.

* Posted by Charlie Recksieck on 2023-12-05 Read post
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Songs Of The Simpsons
Our Favorites - Doh!

All of the best Simpsons musical moments in one place with both a Spotify list and embedded YouTube links.

* Posted by Charlie Recksieck on 2023-07-18 Read post
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100 Covers of Beatles Songs
Spotify List For You

Nobody has been covered more than The Beatles. So there are a lot of great songs to choose from for a list like this. Dive in.

* Posted by Charlie Recksieck on 2023-01-31 Read post
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Best of Peter Gabriel
Playlist, Factoids, Thoughts

We shouldn't say this is THE definitive Peter Gabriel playlist. But this is THE definitive Peter Gabriel playlist, whether you're also a huge fan or a newbie.

* Posted by Charlie Recksieck on 2022-12-06 Read post
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Top 100 Political Songs
Nice Politics and Great To Listen To

Here's a curated playlist of 100 great political songs you should remember or become aware of. Plenty of classics here but the key is that these aren't like homework to listen to; instead they sound great even if you turn your brain off.

* Posted by Charlie Recksieck on 2022-10-18 Read post
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The Music Of NFL Films
Sounds Like Football

The music of NFL Films has forever been intertwined with pro football highlights. But we feel these songs can stand alone just fine and deserve a listen. WARNING: Goosebumps alert for football fans

* Posted by Charlie Recksieck on 2022-09-06 Read post
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A Tom Waits Celebration: Part 2
Great Playlist

In Part 2 of our Tom Waits fest we give you a sneaky way in if you're not yet a fan, a killer Top 50 playlist and why some of our favorites are our favorites

* Posted by Charlie Recksieck on 2022-05-24 Read post
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The Ultimate Sesame Street & Muppet Playlist
You Need To Revisit These Songs

You didn't just love these songs as a kid because you loved the Muppets. You also loved these tunes because several of them are legitimately killer songs. Let us highlight their best.

* Posted by Charlie Recksieck on 2022-04-12 Read post
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50 Songs For 50 States
Best Song About Each U.S. State (Playlist)

A simple concept for a playlist. Includes embedded list, link to Spotify, but also the rationale, tough decisions and some great runners-up.

* Posted by Charlie Recksieck on 2022-02-22 Read post
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2021: My Favorite New Music
Best Of The Year Found So Far

Playlist and article on the music we liked the most (so far). There is so much music to discover and it takes research to find what you like. This is what I found in my 2021 crash course.

* Posted by Charlie Recksieck on 2021-12-28 Read post
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60 Songs About Technology And Progress
Or Kinda About Technology

Charlie is uniquely qualified to curate this playlist of songs about tech, computers, progress, space, etc. especially because he will include a couple of our songs

* Posted by Charlie Recksieck on 2021-10-28 Read post