Best of 2018

Every year I go through the exercise of highlighting the albums I enjoyed the most. Here’s the list for this year:

  1. Car Seat Headrest – Twin Fantasy
  2. Ty Segall – Freedom’s Goblin
  3. Unknown Mortal Orchestra – Sex & Food
  4. Beach House – 7
  5. Father John Misty – God’s Favorite Customer
  6. MGMT – Little Dark Age
  7. Japanese Breakfast – Soft Sounds From Another Planet
  8. Natalie Prass – The Future and the Past
  9. Lucy Dacus – Historian
  10. Jon Hopkins – Singularity

Here’s my list from last year.

Join Us in the Fight for Net Neutrality

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Automattic strongly believes in a free and open Internet and it’s hard to imagine a truly open Internet without Net Neutrality.

What Is Net Neutrality?

“Net Neutrality” is the simple but very powerful principle that all Internet traffic should be treated equally. Whether you’re reading a blog post on WordPress.com, streaming Game of Thrones on HBO GO, or browsing handcrafted tea cozies on Etsy, your Internet service provider delivers the Internet to you at the same speed, without blocking, throttling, or charging extra tolls based on the content you’re viewing. You can learn more about Net Neutrality and why it’s important by visiting battleforthenet.com.

Net Neutrality gives all online businesses, large and small, a chance to reach customers and succeed. It also protects important free speech rights online by prohibiting Internet providers from slowing or blocking sites or messages they don’t agree with.

Net Neutrality means an Internet where…

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Nine Inch Nails: The Day The World Went Away (instrumental)

The Fragile: Deviations 1 by @nineinchnails is the ultimate instrumental soundtrack for working! Too bad it’s only available for those who bought the vinyl version. There’s an older version of the instrumental album available at Apple Music, if that’s your thing.

The Fragile by Nine Inch Nails is one my all time favorite records.

I realize the video will probably be deleted soon, but this is too good not to share.