Author: Amy

Podcast Rec :: The Secret Room

This one is another voyeur-type podcast. And I’m HERE for it! The premise is that people offer up their stories (anonymously) about their deepest secrets that no one in their lives know (or at least only a few know) and…

Logo Options

Hi allI’m considering changing the logo for Collected Sounds. I’m not a fantastic graphic designer, but I had an idea in my head, and I sort of got it to materialize. I picked out the colors I liked and made…

Podcast Rec :: Rabbit Hole

This recommendation isn’t going to be for everyone. But I’m really trying not to do all True Crime, LOL. Come to think of it, one might consider this crime. Anyway, the Rabbit Hole is about how the YouTube algorithm (suggesting…

First Aid Kit livestream

Virtual Musikfest  is a 10 day music festival going on now. Each day is a different category: the Noise, The Indies, The Solos, etc. It’s Free at Noon (11am central) -.Tune in now to see who is playing each day…

New Lissie Music

Lissie’s unreleased song from “Catching A Tiger”, Just Because I Can, is out today!  Listen here:  Also she is doing a livestream TOMORROW form the Parkway Theater (in Minneapolis!) with her band . A portion of the proceeds are going…

Congratulations are in order!

I just wanted to drop a congrats to Collected Sounds friends Katy Vernon and Mary Bue who were both named Best of the Twin Cities by City Pages Magazine! Mary Bue for Best Songwriter            …

Podcast Rec :: The Mortified Podcast

Today’s recommendation is The Mortified Podcast. I haven’t recommended a flat out comedy one yet and this one fills the bill. It’s made up of recordings of people sharing their inner most (usually teen) thoughts. Folks read from their diaries;…

Samantha Crain Spotlight and New Music

I first discovered Samantha Crain back in 2012 when I went on the Cayamo Cruise. Which is a whole other story for another time.I “studied” ahead of time buying all her released music so that I would be familiar with…

Discovery :: Aldous Harding

Have you ever gone down a rabbit hole on YouTube? You know, when you go there to watch just one video in particular and then it automatically plays another one right after that, that it thinks you will like and…

Podcast Rec :: The Truth

I’ve been thinking about podcast recommendations lately and there are just so many good ones. Hopefully, I will get to all my favorites. But I’m also trying to rotate between my favorite genres: True Crime, Interviews, Horror, Radio Drama, Self-help/Education,…