Monday Mixer

There are many fans of music who declare they like “everything but country” often this statement faces many laughs and smiles in agreement. People who do not like country music have many good reasons, from the ...

When I name (personal) playlists, I usually name them exactly what I think when I hear the song that spurred me on to make the playlist itself. One of my favorite playlists right now is titled “Oh Frick!” I pic...

Monday Mixer

1. "If I Believe You" - The 1975   The 1975 were in Champaign just a few weeks ago, and this song included in their encore prompted me to write this playlist. The use of gospel in modern pop and rock m...

Spooky Playlist

Here at WPGU, we take Halloween very seriously. We all bring our ghosts/demons to work, there's a purge during lunch, and we all get bags of candy corn! The best part is everybody collaborating on a spooky play...

Monday Mixer

1. Ulysses – Josh Garrels (2011) A beautiful musical interpretation of a scene from Homer’s Odysseus, yet is relatable to anyone returning to a loved one.   2. Am I Wrong? - Anderson .Paak (2016) T...

Monday Mixer

Another random Monday Mixer by yours truly.   1. One Night in October – Little Comets It’s October. Need I say more?   2. To Build A Home – The Cinematic Orchestra This is a throwbac...