Still Feeling The Earth Move

carole king

“I feel the earth move under my feet; I feel the sky tumbling down.”  When Carole King, the legendary singer/songwriter, belted out these words at a fundraiser this Spring, I felt myself tumbling through time. This inimitable song from Tapestry, King’s 1971 best-selling album of all-time, has been emblazoned in my memory for the past…

Color It Purple – Valslist Music for this week

Color it Purple (Listen in iTunes) ADD A SPLASH, BE REMARKABLE. New artists to Valslist: The Radio Dept., The Constellations. Valslist favorite artists: Paul Simon, Beady Eye, Rubblebucket, Florence + The Machine, Otis Taylor, Homelife, Little Big Town, The Radio Dept., The New Pornographers, Young Galaxy, Lenny Kravitz, Yeah Yeah Yeahs. Vintage tracks by Eagles…

OSCARS :: The Story Line – Valslist

The Oscars Val's Picks

OSCARS :: The Story Line (Listen in iTunes) EACH TRACK REPRESENTS A NOMINATED FILM (chosen by Val) – Crystalfilm by Little Dragon (The Artist), The Fear by Ben Howard (The Iron Lady), Play the Fool by Miles to Dayton (Young Adult), If All The Stars Were Falling by Ally Macleod (Tree of Life), Those Things…

Mid Life – Valslist


Mid Life (Listen in iTunes) SONGS THAT UNDERSTAND. New to Valslist: Camper Van Beethoven, Land of Talk, Rob Jungklas, Kasey Chambers, Gustavo Santaolalla, David Nail. Valslist favorites: Donovan, Smashing Pumpkins, Architecture In Helsinki, Everest, Bon Iver, Wilco, Martin Sexton. Vintage tracks by Bruce Springsteen, Jon Secada. New playlists every Friday. JUST LISTEN.