Category: Music

  • Ally Pally: A guide to events at Alexandra Palace

    Ally Pally: A guide to events at Alexandra Palace

    Most music and event venues don’t need their own information guide, but most events are not held up on Mount Olympus at multi-purpose 10,000-person venues. Alexandra Palace in London, or Ally Pally is it’s affectionately known, is a great event space hosting everything from concerts to sporting events, but the experience benefits from some advance…

  • Things not to miss in Malaga

    Things not to miss in Malaga

    The historic Andalusian city of Malaga offers a wonderful mix of art, architecture, nature, and charm to spare. Though Malaga’s must-sees can be enjoyed over a weekend, a lot of the highlights can be spread out over a longer period or even crammed into one very busy day. These are some of the things you…

  • Travel virtually: See the world without leaving your couch

    Travel virtually: See the world without leaving your couch

    In these new and bizarre times that we find ourselves living in, there isn’t much opportunity for travel. Luckily, the needs of our society have shifted during this pandemic to bring travel to us. That’s why hundreds of interesting experiences around the world have been recreated online to allow us to travel virtually. Here are…

  • The rise of disaster music festivals and how to avoid them

    The rise of disaster music festivals and how to avoid them

    Two years ago, the epic fail heard around the world was the disaster at what would have been the very first luxury Fyre Festival in Exuma. Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know that didn’t go over very well. And if you don’t know, you can check out one of the two documentaries…

  • The joy of traveling for Eurovision

    The joy of traveling for Eurovision

    Though most Americans have never heard of it, the Eurovision Song Contest is the longest-running international televised competition, and one of the longest running TV shows in the world. It’s been held annually since 1956, and has an international viewership as high as 600 million. For context, that’s about six times the average number of…

  • Miami driving playlist

    Miami driving playlist

    When I was getting ready to go back to Miami recently, I started making a playlist to drive around to. All the “Miami playlists” I found include every song that has Miami in the title but don’t sound like Miami at all. So I made my own. I’ll preface this playlist by warning you that…