Blog Roundup - November 2014

Here's what happened at The Cocoknot Theori last month.http://bit.ly/thecktblogroundupnov2014...more

A Thanksgiving Moment

It’s Thanksgiving weekend and we’re really thankful for some of the opportunities we received this year. Here are some of the moments we are thankful for:...more

Review: Wolf in the White Van by John Darnielle

I count John Darnielle among my go-to muses; a prophet of dread who delivers lines like, “I hope I cut myself shaving tomorrow, I hope it bleeds all day long” with enough sincerity to make you feel the slippery trickle of blood down your own cheek. He’s the front-man for the prolific indie-folk band, The Mountain Goats. When the release date was announced for his first novel I itched for its arrival like Darnielle craves Lovecraftian doomsdays in his songs....more

"Crazy" Women

I was watching the AMA awards a few nights ago, and admired how Taylor Swift makes  ...more

Dreams

From my blog, Take It Easy published 24 November 2014...more

Rising Hip Hop Talent Terrance Hunt Has New Music Video That Schoolboy Q Fans Will Dig

Rising Hip Hop talent Terrance Hunt’s has a new music video for his single “Mary J” that Schoolboy Q fans will dig. Hunt experienced a traumatic event in the form of a car accident at the age of 11 that led him to create poetry whose verses were then dropped to beats. For this reason, Hunt’s ability to express pain, love, and everyday life in his lyrics, not only comes naturally but powerfully. Because of this, “Mary J” has an infectious flow and witty lines....more

Get Out of Your Comfort Zone!

Get out of your comfort zone! Let’s do it! Hey listen, I know! It’s tough to get out of your comfort zone. But that is what we must do in order to grow. And, if you want to grow in ways you never thought you could, I am here to tell you that it’s all about that damn comfort zone. If you WANT something you have never had before, then it’s gonna take DOING something you’ve never done before....more

7 Sexy Songs For Gettin' It On

   Have you ever been doin' it, or trying to set the mood, and wished you had some delightful music to bone to? ...more