Rhyme et Reason Recommends: Exh-august-ion Playlist

If you’re on the east coast of the U.S. you’re probably pretty hot. It’s been sweltering for weeks. And now that it’s August (which is generally the hottest summer month anyway) you can expect to be a great deal hotter, which blows. Oh and if you’re in Maryland don’t forget about the humidity. Ugh. I’m exh-august-ed, already. So here’s some good music to get you (read: me) through. I recommend that you listen in order. Scattered? Sure! It’ll heat you up like that walk between your car and your office and then cool you down like the air conditioning that’s … Continue reading Rhyme et Reason Recommends: Exh-august-ion Playlist

ReR Recommends: A different kind of Fourth of July playlist

Life in America is as sweet as apple pie.┬áBut then you get a traffic ticket in the mail. Or a government policy steps on your toes. The bellowy “Proud to Be An American” anthem is fine and dandy, but that’s not always reality. When you want to express discontent, this is the playlist for you. Discontent transcends sub-genres of punk. These 11 tracks span 25 minutes: ‘Merican – Descendents American – T.S.O.L (True Sounds Of Liberty) 4th of July – U.S. Bombs Baby, I’m An Anarchist! – Against Me! Stars And Stripes – Circle Jerks America – Sick Of It … Continue reading ReR Recommends: A different kind of Fourth of July playlist