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Influential Songs

Show Me – Mint Royale

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I first heard “Show Me” in a video at a church I was attending … It was probably 2008 or so. The church creative guy cut a really cool video and it open with “Here comes my boys…” and I was like, “What is that song??” Love it from the first measure. I listened to […]

Nothing is Safe – clipping.

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I’m always inspired, when I listen to Nothing is Safe. I always open up Logic Pro and try to make something when I’ve just heard it. Why am I only a little bit annoyed by the … what, hammer striking an anvil? … in this? I mean, I should be like, “ahhh, turn that off!” […]

Slow and Low – Beastie Boys

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Songs Influential to Dist1nc7ive Stories: Slow and Low – Beastie Boys, from Licensed to Ill. Back in high school, Hannah left a self-recorded cassette tape in my car after a night of hanging out. It wasn’t a mix tape because it was just two albums. Side A: License to Ill (but with Fight for Your […]

High Plains Drifter – Beastie Boys

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Songs Influential to Dist1nc7ive Stories: Slow and Low – Beastie Boys.  So, this is a little blog-series on the songs that influence my Distinctive Stories podcast. This time, I want to write about High Plains Drifter from the Beastie Boys album Paul’s Boutique.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WVIbke4NTrg This is just such a unique song. How in the world can they have […]

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