Song of the Day: FIDLAR – “Can’t You See”

FIDLAR's new album (Almost Free) drops this Friday - so, tomorrow. Here's a kicked back single off AF, 'Can't You See,' today's song of the day.


Song of the Day: Frank Carter and the Rattlesnakes – “Spray Paint Love”

In anticipation of their upcoming album (TBA), they're headed on BBC Radio 1 in just over an hour and I'm hopeful they're gonna release a new single. That said, here's their last single, 'Spray Pain Love,' today's song of the day.

Book Review: This is a Call

Title: This is a Call: The Life and Times of Dave Grohl Author: Paul Brannigan Publisher, Release Date: Da Capo Press, February 5, 2013 Pages: 416 Rating: 9.2/10 This was an easy one to decide on because not only is it a music biography, it's a music biography about an artist whose music I thoroughly enjoy: Dave … Continue reading Book Review: This is a Call

How-To: Make a Mix Tape, ’88-’93

I was recently involved in a spirited text conversation with fellow Long Islander and Life of Dad co-founder Patrick Quinn after reading his article titled 5 Awesome Inconveniences Our Kids Will Miss Out On. Pat also does a recurring column for LoD called Playlist Elevated, where he shines light on bands you might not know but … Continue reading How-To: Make a Mix Tape, ’88-’93

Top 9 Albums of the 2017

Death, taxes, and end-of-the-year Top 10 Albums of the Year lists. Here's another. A lot of the music I listen to is from cartoons or animated movies, but I'm outside doing yard work, inside prepping dinner, cleaning up, or driving to work by alone, I get a chance to listen to some adult music. And my … Continue reading Top 9 Albums of the 2017

“Lose yourself” in the moment

Lately, Nolan has been saying he's afraid of certain things, certain unknowns - asking the substitute school librarian for an "I Spy" book because they don't know one another, attending to his first ever dance class, and apparently nightmares where monsters are chasing him. Seems like rational fear. As I drove him to dance class … Continue reading “Lose yourself” in the moment

2 AM wake up call leads to co-sleeping for a night

Contrary to what you may think, G-Unit isn't the one who woke up last night at 2 am and eventually wound up in our bed. It was Unit and it further reaffirmed my belief against us co-sleeping with our kids. I'm not saying it's not for everyone and should be frowned upon, but for us, in this … Continue reading 2 AM wake up call leads to co-sleeping for a night

Daily Numbers

It's been quite some time since I've scribed here at SAHFA so I figured why not now!? After all, March Madness is upon us and everyone is deciding who to pick in their tournament bracket. The 12 over the 5? The recently commonplace 13 over 4? With that, I'll get to my daily numbers. No, … Continue reading Daily Numbers