Tag: music

  • 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…

  • Honky’s travel playlist for summer 2017

    Honky’s travel playlist for summer 2017

    Major Lazer- Light it Up I’m very sensitive to my environment. And when I’m in Miami, I channel all the douchebags and degenerates from all 2000 square miles of Miami-Dade County. So I spent all summer blasting this song while weaving in and out of traffic on the 836 like I own that motherfucker. This…

  • Honky’s travel playlist for spring 2017

    Honky’s travel playlist for spring 2017

    We’re already in the hot months of summer, but I’m still enjoying some of my travel songs of spring. ELO Orchestra – Mr. Blue Sky I heard this song coincidentally when walking down the street on one of the first days where it was 70 degrees in Prague. It was a gorgeous sunny day. I…

  • Honky’s travel playlist for winter 2017

    Honky’s travel playlist for winter 2017

    The weather is getting warmer and the flowers are blooming, so it’s time to put winter to rest. And as always, I like to mark my adventures with music. And yes, I know it’s ridiculous to call this a winter playlist, given that I spent the majority of it in Miami’s 85 degree weather. Just…