Category Archives: Music

The year that was [my au pair year in photos]

Most of you probably didn’t notice, but I failed to post my annual humble brag letter this year. In all the craziness of the last few months, I never felt the drive, not the need to write one. Usually I … Continue reading

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Conversations with Mr. 4 about Taylor Swift’s new album “Red”

Taylor Swift’s new album came out a few weeks ago. October 22nd, my 28th birthday, to be exact. And since then, a copy has been on repeat in the CD player in my car. I’ve been listening to ‘Red’ a … Continue reading

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Hitting the big TWO-OH-OH-OH-OH, Footy’s Back… oh, and so are HANSON!

Good morning from the comfy-ness of my bed. I don’t know how the clock feature works on this blog, but yes, I am blogging at 6am. Firstly, thanks to everyone who has read my blog over the last 18 months. … Continue reading

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5 reasons you should DEFINITELY see Godspell on Broadway

When Christina and I won tickets to Godspell in their lotto on Thanksgiving weekend, I didn’t know what to expect of the show. I knew only two things about Godspell – that my (third) high school had done it as … Continue reading

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Hanson: night 2, in tweets. They DEFINITELY still have it…

I won’t write another full post about Hanson, and how amazing they still are after 15 years. Instead I want to summarise the concert on the second night, which was at a bar called “Toad’s” on the campus of Yale … Continue reading

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Oh yeah, they still have it [Hanson – Northampton, MA]

So I’m at it again, following a band around the countryside. And we all know that there are only a handful of artists I’d do that for. Jaimi (another Aussie in Boston) and I hired a car yesterday, and drove … Continue reading

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A night with Colbie Caillat, the girl who wrote my life into her albums.

I realized that I am writing these blogs backwards (Maine, Colbie Caillat, and to come in the next few days, Taylor Swift & my Nashville trip), but when I get to writing, I like to write what is fresh in … Continue reading

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My Top 40 (music, who can live without it?)

A digression from my usual topics (America, food, snow, travelling) as I decide to write about the top 40 songs on my iTunes currently. Hopefully you’re not having a heart attack (or dying of boredom) from 3 blogs in one … Continue reading

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I took the walk (in the freezing cold with NO SHOES!)…

Taking “The Walk” with Hanson is something I thought I would never do. Australian Hanson fans have always known that Hanson won’t come back to Australia to tour again any time soon, or maybe ever again. And so since my … Continue reading

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Every single time I see you, I start to feel this way [HOLY COW, IT’S HANSON]

I am in temporary shock. It’s 3:30am and I’m lying in bed in a motel that reminds me of the one my grandparents owned for 20 years, still caught up in amazement at the show I saw tonight in Stroudsburg, … Continue reading

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