Weekend Playlist: Reading Days

Reading Days – spend them with people you love.

Hey y’all – your friendly Thrill music guru Dan Rasch here.  If we haven’t already been introduced, I’m the guy who takes it upon himself to ensure that your ears are consistently up to speed with the latest in Kenyon music, as well as anything else out there I think you should be listening to.

Reading Days (“Fall Break“) has become a kind of sacred holiday while I’ve been here: four days of (mostly) work-free time spent chilling with friends, exploring the greater Gambier area, and basking in the only consistently awesome period of weather we get all year. Seriously. This is going on my fourth year at Kenyon and Reading Days has NEVER seen a raincloud. Fingers crossed, of course, but it’s looking like this year will be no exception.

In the spirit of this special “extendo” weekend, then, here are some weekend tunes (of Kenyon origin & otherwise) that you should throw on during your copious amounts of relaxation time.  Cheers! Continue reading

Monday Playlist: Have a Lovely Day

It has come to my attention that some people have to go to class on Mondays. I have no idea what this is like, because I am exercising senior privilege and have no classes on Mondays. But for those of you who aren’t as privileged as I am, it might help to have some music to ease the pain of dragging your butt to your 9:10 (haha I also don’t have any classes before 1:10, suck it). So, out of the goodness of my heart, I have bequeathed you a playlist of songs that are so lovely even a Monday morning couldn’t ruin them.

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