Tuesday Tunes

Tuesday Tunes #6: I Have to Protect You

There are literally hundreds of reasons (seriously) that you should be watching Steven Universe, if you aren't already.  This includes the production value, storytelling, characterization, voice acting... basically there's a reason its been nominated for three Emmy Awards. I'll most likely come back to Steven Universe for a Watch Wednesday, but for today we're going to focus… Continue reading Tuesday Tunes #6: I Have to Protect You

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Tuesday Tunes #5: Name That Blues Tune

Have you ever heard a song--in a movie, during a movie trailer, on the radio--and immediately you were hooked?  Like, WHAT IS THAT SONG sort of hooked?  Of course, you remember what you can of the lyrics and quickly Google them, find the tune, download it, listen to it eight hundred times over.  Yep, that's… Continue reading Tuesday Tunes #5: Name That Blues Tune

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Tuesday Tunes #4: Spectacular, Spectacular

In our senior year of high school, my now-husband, Brad, loved ringtones.  You know, way back when, when you would go online to a ringtone website and send the MIDI to your phone to be used as a ringtone.  Bradley specifically had a buttload of nerdy ringtones. Our group of friends each had chosen a… Continue reading Tuesday Tunes #4: Spectacular, Spectacular

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Tuesday Tunes #2: Sailor Moon is a Gateway Drug

When I was young, I remember going to a Blockbuster with my family.  You know, when Blockbusters actually existed.  I loved the whole process of going to Blockbuster.  Picking the movie, choosing candy as we're walking through the checkout line--ahh, good times.  (Sorry, Blockbuster, Redbox is just better.  R.I.P.) One particular time, I was walking… Continue reading Tuesday Tunes #2: Sailor Moon is a Gateway Drug

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Tuesday Tunes #1: Why K-Pop Groups Are So Big / “Cheer Up” by Twice

So, Tuesday Tunes is pretty simple.  Every Tuesday, we're going to share with you a bit of music from a variety of nerdy sensations from around the globe.  But this isn't just us burning CDs for each other--a large part of what we all geek out over is culturally significant as well. Some posts are… Continue reading Tuesday Tunes #1: Why K-Pop Groups Are So Big / “Cheer Up” by Twice