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Jasmine Linee Wood, vocalist/guitarist for Portland shoegaze band Haste, joined me on another episode of The Muse In Music’s recurring Guest Playlist series. Sticking mainly with the electronic sounds currently influencing her direction, Wood brought new names to the TMIM roster that I’ve shamefully overlooked–Stereolab, Electrlane and Broadcast namely. Regardless, she was an absolutely pleasure […]

My dear friend Eric Evans of Eleven PDX (among many, many other publications–it’s really impressive, actually) joined me on today’s episode of The Muse In Music to discuss his fairly eclectic range of ladies he adores in music. Evans added a global edge to the series by introducing Japanese acts Cuushe and Shiina Ringo as […]

Just a little country listening for you all tonight. Surprise appearance from Drake in the second half, keep your ears open. – J0

The last installment of TMIM’s “Best of 2015” series is here, just as the new year is kicking off. Enjoy.

Hey listeners! Last week, I launched the first of several episodes on The Muse In Music showcasing the best ladies who’ve kicked ass this year. This week’s roster takes a more electronic pop route with both new and old artists. Some the of the names included only have singles and EP to their name (like […]

Hey listeners. 2015 was definitely dynamic, but in subtle ways. Most of the artists I’ve come to appreciate after having hosted The Muse In Music this year were the ones I’ve had to dig deep to find. Granted, some of these names received their well deserved recognition as the year gained leverage, but it still […]

Hey listeners! On last week’s episode of The Muse In Music, I dissected the rosters of two of my favorite West Coast labels, Hardly Art in Seattle, WA and Burger Records in Fullerton, CA. Despite my inability to fully explain in words at the moment, there’s some sort of new riot grrl-esque movement occurring here […]

Hey everyone! San Francisco singer-songwriter Sarah Bethe Nelson and her band dropped by the KPSU station for a very special performance on The Muse In Music before their show at Mississippi Studios yesterday night. Joining her were bandmate Ella Jaszczak on bass, Rusty Miller on guitar, and drummer Mike Shoun (after I led them through […]

Hey there, listeners. New week, new playlist. In between my bantering and other such nonsense, here are the names which made it onto tonight’s episode of The Muse In Music: Sharon Van Etten – Facebook //¬†Website Her new EP, I Don’t Want to Let You Down, is currently available through Jagjaguwar. The Julie Ruin – […]

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