Now playing: Lord Huron “In the Wind”

Now playing: Lord Huron “In the Wind”

I've been missing my mom a lot lately. While I try to keep going some days I just feel so sad and start to think what's it all about? It's so hard to keep going sometimes, when you lose someone you love and care about. Some days I go to pick up the phone and [...]

Now playing: “Dashboard” by Modest Mouse

Life's been pretty hard lately. I'd have to put 2015 down as probably the worst year of my life. I lost my best friend (mom), had to dump a ton of money into my car after it broke down and most recently, my apartment — my home and where I found comfort — burned down [...]

Now playing: Crissi Cochrane’s Sleep in the Wild

A happy song sometimes helps you find a little light at the end of the tunnel, no matter how dark the road might seem. That's exactly what I felt upon first hearing Crissi Cochrane's single "Sleep in the Wild" on my favorite local alternative radio station 93.9 The River. Canadian singer-songwriter Cochrane has been making music [...]

Now playing: ‘Perpetuum Mobile’ by Penguin Cafe Orchestra

A song doesn't always need words to speak to you. In 4 minutes and 36 seconds, "Perpetuum Mobile" by Penguin Cafe Orchestra tells a story. It starts slowly with three simple chords played on piano, then gently picks up pace as the rest of the orchestra joins in to add strength to the melody. Penguin Cafe [...]