pressing play: volume three

Last month, the indie folk band Fleet Foxes released their first album in six years, The Crack-Up.  I was ecstatic when I randomly went to their Spotify page and found the album - after they released Helplessness Blues in 2011, the band more or less fell off the radar. The Crack-Up doesn't stray too far from Fleet Foxes' initial…

pressing play: volume two

Spring in Cleveland is a contradiction within itself. Rather than rays of sun and buds emerging on trees, you get lots of rain and frustratingly cold temperatures. Although the vernal equinox already hit the northern hemisphere, the dresses in my closet are impatiently waiting to be worn again, tights be damned, and eager brunch-goers are…