Music Design: Top 10 Holiday Discoveries

It doesn’t take a genius to realize that 100 different versions of Rudolph or Frosty will drive anyone crazy. Part of the fun for our Music Designers is to introduce you and your customers to lesser known Christmas gems throughout our Christmas options in every genre....

Best Of: Music Design’s Top Picks

As we wind down 2013, our Music Design team shares their favorite music of the year. Since a Music Designer’s job is literally to listen to and program music all year, their recommendations shouldn’t be taken lightly. FAVORITE ALBUMS OF 2013: Janice...

Concert Recap: Gonerfest

Ah, Gonerfest. For 10 years now, this Memphis festival, curated by Goner Records, has brought together some of the finest in garage, punk, and rock n’ roll. DIY music enthusiasts make the trip religiously each year to see great bands and hang out with old...

Featured Label: Touch and Go

In 1979, an elementary school teacher named Robert Vermeulen AKA Tescoe Vee and his friend Dave Stimson started a punk zine called Touch and Go. The zine became a vital source on the emerging US hardcore scene and provided early coverage of bands like Black Flag, Big...

Music Monday: Majestic Casual

Justin, my colleague in Music Design turned me onto Majestic Music. Majestic is Majestic Casual, a YouTube station. I signed up and get a few remixes a week. It’s a great station if you’re into this vibe to just let it play all night. I like it. There is...