The CTEP has officially gone live! Last week was the inaugural edition of our on air program! The town of Brattleboro and countless other dwellings across the globe were bumpin' beyond belief! For the record, the CTEP airs live every Thursday night from 10p to Midnight on 107.7fm WVEW-LP Brattleboro and is available for streaming … Continue reading Radio Show #1: Spirit Slips Away
Hello everyone out there! The CTEP is branching out to another medium! Yes, now you will be able to hear the mixes I have been compiling and tracking. The idea behind the CTEP was to make mixtapes and then to share them with people. This proved to be a bigger challenge than I had anticipated. There … Continue reading We Want the Airwaves: CTEP goes ON AIR!
We're in the full swing of Fall! As we have entered another season, we welcome another tape to the CTEP! Autumn is a time of introspection as the world slows down to squeeze the remaining sweetness out of the golden days before winter. I have compiled what I believe to be a mixtape that perfectly … Continue reading Mix Just In: Fall 2017
I had a very specific idea for this tape; construct a mix of sounds I found to be pleasant without overthinking. I was looking for themes of simplicity, ease, introspection, relaxation, and beauty. I'm well aware that none of these songs embody each quality and I failed at not overthinking. However, I believe this is … Continue reading 3 Tapes Grace: Pretty Simple Mix
Here we are, celebrating a month of sharing good music! I would like to thank everyone that has taken the time to stop by and check out what's going on! Now, let's get down to the nitty gritty! Cassettes, I will admit (as should anyone) are vintage/retro/out-dated technology. They don't make cars with tape decks … Continue reading The Oldest Cassette I Own
One challenge I face when making a mixtape is the limitation of my own collection. I make mixtapes by transferring CDs and tapes (and potentially vinyl!) to tape. My taste is somewhat wide in overall scope but ultimately not extremely deep. I specialize in "Classic Rock" with an appreciation for most ALL genres. Obviously, there … Continue reading Challenges of a Limited Collection
The second tape is here!
"Some album you've never heard from a band you've never heard of. Then WAMM! You discover something genuinely tastey."
It has begun! A driving mix ranging from GZA to Iron Maiden!