Happy New Year

Happy new year everybody! I know it’s a little bit late, but I was rather busy celebrating New Year’s Eve with some friends and didn’t feel like posting anything yesterday. Since I haven’t posted anything about my wishes for the coming year, I thought I’d make this post about just that! So here is a…

Winter in Holland

This year went out with a bang, weather wise. The past couple of weeks have been dreadful in terms of weather: it’s been freezing cold and snowing and usually both at the same time. Leiden has since then pretty much shed it’s coat of white powder, while in other parts of the country there’s still…

My concerts of 2010

So the past year I’ve been to plenty of concerts and I thought it would be nice to post my overview here. The list doesn’t feature ONLY concerts. There is also a stray play, musical and opera to be found in there. My favorites are in bold. The ones I actually didn’t like that much…

Top 25 Songs of 2010

So two weeks ago I posted my favorite CDs of 2010. I think it is only fair to also list my favorite songs of 2010. There may be a bit of an overlap in this, since some of my favorite songs most likely¬†featured on some of my favorite albums.¬†Also, some of these songs may have…

My Top 25 CDs of 2010

Yesterday NPR posted their Top 50 favorite albums of 2010. So I decided to sift through the albums I’ve been listening to this past year and came to 25 CDs that I either love so much that I have had them on repeat for a while, or bands that I have really gotten into in…