Settling into Apple Music

I’ve been digging the Apple Music recommendations in For You, and habitually tapping the heart for many songs. So, I finally reset downloads for Rdio on my iPhone. 😭

  Screenshot from Rdio iOS app 2015-11-24 
The app storage usage dropped from 26.8 GB to 620 MB.

Onward. Don’t blow this for us, Apple Music! 

Watching Rx Bandits live in Philadelphia

Steve Choi tweeted earlier today:

That led to: 

Despite intermittent streaming issues, I’m still really stoked to watch them again!

Rdio playlists without lyrics

My colleague, Dennis Hong, posted about his music preference while working: Add Some Urgency to Your Daily Workflow. Movie soundtracks are cool, and I wanted to share a couple Rdio playlists or stations — generally without words — that I’ve used for awhile.

Ambient by Timmii is:

Pertaining to or noting sounds that create a peaceful and relaxed atmosphere.

Concentrate by Trent Walton and 33 collaborators are:

Songs with few or no words. Maybe not too many songs from any one artist.

Occasionally, I’ll listen to the Rdio Baroque station.

Happy album release day, Finch!

Congrats, Finch! Thank you for doing the following:

Finch still follows me 2014-09-30I’ll keep this here in case this ever changes. ;)

Looking forward to seeing you on Saturday at the Observatory!1

  1. I wouldn’t be available for their West Hollywood show in November, and Amy suggested we go to this one. Brilliant!