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Learning my first chords on the guitar

And I’m finding that the C chord is a magical chord — powerful from the get. I’m still struggling with the shape but when I nail it, it’s present, it defines the moment. The G chord is just right, like the swish of a basketball. It reminds me of why the guitar is important. The […]

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L.A. Music

Explicit Lyrics Obscured

Accidentally pressed ‘Play’ on a clean version of DAMN the other day. And — damn — that shit still sound so good. Left it on. Made it look sexy.

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Twice a Day, A.M. P.M.

We looked around and felt as if the world had never revolved but it did. We looked around and thought that the people had never evolved, and they did. This is about yesterday’s day off. A 420 message from Little Dragon:

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I Feel Like ScHoolboy Q

Like Russell Westbrook. Like James Harden. Like DeMar DeRozan. Like Kung Fu Kenny. 10-4. No Switching Sides. Like Pioneer Chicken. Straight from the Library Tower. The RTD transfer. And Rakaa Iriscience. The 405. The 10. The 710. 562. 213. 310.