+5 STAR+

November 12, 2020 | Comments

Day 4 of 100 Days to Offload Content Warning: Topic is mental health One of my favourite K-pop artists recently came out with a song, +5 STAR+. It’s definitely a feel good bop. It’s a cute song that’s easy to sing along to. I added it to my “body reacts” playlists, the playlist with songs that usually guarantee me singing along to it. Then I realized that despite the singability of the songs on the playlist, not a lot of the songs have positive vibes.

Every Time the Sun Comes Up I'm in Trouble

July 6, 2019 | Comments

I get really into The Stampede, a 10 (?) day long cowboy fest in my city . I woke up to the sounds of a pancake breakfast happening literally a block away at my community’s association hall. I think Stampede is the only time I can tolerate country music. I just get so into the festivities. Maybe it’s because this is a vegan stampede breakfast but the soundtrack to today’s breakfast is banging.

Category: Music

Spotify No Longer Scrobbles Local Files

January 24, 2019 | Comments

Spotify 'Cares' confirms local file scrobbling is no longer a thing If you know me, I am obsessive with stats and numbers. I keep track of my music listening on Last.fm. However, the last time I checked my profile, I noticed that Spotify wasn’t tracking my listens correctly. I combined my personal library that I’ve curated over the years (over 3,000 songs of mostly Japanese music) with the songs I’ve saved in the Spotify catalogue.

Category: Music
Tags: #spotify #foobar2000

My Week in Music #8: 2018/11/23 - 2018/11/30

December 4, 2018 | Comments

Last.fm is a website that can keep track of users and their listening habits. I’ve been listening to music with Last.fm since 2010 and am slightly obsessive over my music stats. These stats are for my listening from the past week. My week for November 23, 2018 to November 30, 2018 Top 10 Artists Top 10 Artists Coheed and Cambria (-)

November 2018 in Review

December 1, 2018 | Comments

November went by super fast. I was taking a look at my to do list this morning and I saw that my “first of the the month” tasks were appearing. The beginning of November feels like just yesterday. Highlights I blocked Reddit from all my browsers While I didn’t successfully avoid Reddit altogether (I would check links that friends would send me or sit with my friends and looked at Reddit together), I managed to not browse Reddit on my own.

Category: life music
Tags: #month in review