February 17, 2017
This week, we at Word on the Tree bring you a playlist of nostalgic, funky sounds from the Middle East. “Middle Eastern Groove” offers a blend of pop and folk music, from Lebanon in the ’90s to Turkey in the ’70s.
The playlist opens with the easy, infectious groove of Ahmed Fakroun in Nissan,
February 10, 2017
Amidst a chaotic political situation and six more weeks of winter (as predicted by Punxsutawney Phil), Word on the Tree brings you a playlist of Toking Tunes with ambient sensibilities. “Rain Dreams” features the mellow cello sounds of avid stoner Kelsey Lu, as well as the serene textures of Heathered Pearls,
January 27, 2017
Word on the Tree’s inaugural playlist of Toking Tunes takes you on a brief journey across 23 years of American hip-hop music colored by various shades of jazz and R&B, from Robert Glasper’s melodious piano meanderings to the soulful and spiritual croonings of Georgia Anne Muldrow.
Our sonic venture makes a number of stops including A Tribe Called Quest’s iconic 90’s record Midnight Marauders,