A BMT Mixtape for The Riff

I’m smart enough to know that I’ve mismatched the verbs in today’s title. But I’m not smart enough to know exactly which tenses I’ve used. Present tense for the first two I think, but something else for the third.

[Sidebar: trust me. Beggin’, Borrowin’, and Stealin’ is really clunky. Beg…

Hans and Franz Approve This List

Today’s list was inspired by a story written by Pierce McIntyre last month.

My lists are always a bit unorthodox and unpredictable. Frankly, I like that my ear and musical spirit always veer a bit.

I don’t discriminate against songs that are radio-friendly and popular. And I don’t avoid challenging…

A BMT Mixtape for The Riff

I started this mixtape over the summer and realized it would make for an unorthodox Halloween theme. So I’m cutting it close but knocking it out just in time!

[Sidebar: I hurt my back earlier this month and was unable to sit without being in pain for about two weeks…

A BMT Mixtape for The Riff

The alternate title for this mixtape is “Why Bonnie Will Always Hate Grunge.”

Just listen to these songs! If you loved this music (and obviously I did/do), having grunge cast such a large shadow on the alternative music scene sucked. …

A BMT Mixtape for The Riff

Music and fashion have been intertwined since the dawn of time, but the 80s amped that relationship way up! While I appreciate a young, cocky Billy Idol in shredded leather circa 1981, that doesn’t really correlate with my sapiosexual tendencies.

I mean, who doesn’t appreciate black leather on occasion? But…

Bonnie Barton

Queen of mixtapes. Lover of music, travel, and fashion. Authentic sharer of life lessons and dating foibles.

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