Jive Monkey Playlist: 5/5/17

Happy Cinco de Mayo!  Happy Children’s Day!  I’m not sure if Spring came quite late this year in the Northeast.  The weather has definitely been temperamental as the temperatures keep going up and down.  However, there have been enough sunny days this week, at least in the mornings, to allow me to order iced cappuccinos and affogatos.  Generally, the sunshine has been putting me in a good mood and has me replaying this week’s playlist song.

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Jive Monkey Playlist: 11/30/15

I wasn’t sure how I’d feel about Answer Me 1988. Trilogies tend to lose steam at the third installation and the first two episodes didn’t instill me with all that much confidence. However, I’m finding that there’s a whole new depth of nostalgia felt in this drama that wasn’t there with the first two installations.

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Jive Monkey Playlist: 1/4/13

Happy New Year everyone!  The holidays totally flew by and before I knew it, I found myself back to the grind.  Hope everyone enjoyed their Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Winter Solstice, Boxing Day, New Years… did I forget anything?  The new year is technically supposed to be about looking forward but I do find myself reminiscing back.  So today’s track is an old school track.  It’s a Korean song and a pop song but to call it a K-Pop?  I suppose it some ways the description literally fits but in other ways it really doesn’t.

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