Guest Mix: Sarah Stricklin | Rock Candy

Monday, December 1, 2014

Guest Mix: Sarah Stricklin

Posted By on Mon, Dec 1, 2014 at 10:13 AM

click to enlarge MATT WHITE
  • Matt White
It's safe to assume that most people (all people) are, to some extent, preoccupied with being cool. I can say that, without a doubt, it is much harder to ignore the impulse to attain "cool" after people have told you that they think that you are cool. I admit that this thought consumed my brain while I tried to put together this list. Partly because I worried that, as with all things that could expose me as not actually being cool, I would disappoint those who have called me cool, poor dears. But also because I love songs that are little bursts of cool. Songs that are like hanging out with someone that's so undeniably cool that, instead of being made less cool for hanging out with you (geeky weirdo that you are), you are made more cool by being even momentarily associated with them. So. Here are songs that make me feel cooler while we hang out. And thanks, Arkansas Times, for thinking I was cool enough to make it.


Sarah Stricklin sings with John Willis and Late Romantics, with her new project Bad Match (debut very soon), and for whatever gig Greg Spradlin has up his sleeve at any given time. You can hear a very small sampling of her original work on Soundcloud.

Tags: , , , ,

From the ArkTimes store

Favorite

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

More by Sarah Stricklin

  • The Times' 2016 holiday gift guide

    Maybe Christmas, to paraphrase the Grinch, doesn't come from a big-box store. What if it comes from a hat maker? A feminist website? Your own pen?
    • Dec 15, 2016
  • The San Antonio Four

    An interview with the subjects of 'Southwest of Salem,' a documentary film with echoes of the West Memphis Three story.
    • Aug 17, 2016
  • The Coathangers play Low Key Arts

    Also, a Nina Simone Listening Party at The House of Art, Handmade in the Heights, the International Food Festival at the Islamic Center of Little Rock, the Conway Crawfish Boil at Kings Live Music, Smashing Pumpkins and Liz Phair at Verizon and Kyle Gass and Iron Tongue at Vino's.
    • Apr 21, 2016
  • More »

Readers also liked…

  • Judge anticipates punishment of lawyers in Fort Smith class action case

    Federal Judge P.K. Holmes of Fort Smith issued a 32-page ruling yesterday indicating he contemplates punishment of 16 lawyers who moved a class action lawsuit against an insurance company out of his court to a state court in Polk County after a settlement had been worked out.
    • Apr 15, 2016
  • John Goodson and others add lawyers for hearing on forum shopping

    Lawyers facing federal court sanctions for forum shopping a class action insurance case have brought in new legal guns from out of state to fight potential sanctions.
    • May 26, 2016
  • Lawyers plead for mercy in Fort Smith forum shopping case

    Twelve of the lawyers facing punishment by federal Judge P.K. Holmes in Fort Smith for moving a class action case against an insurance company out of his court to a state court where it was speedily settled have filed their argument against sanctions.
    • Jun 16, 2016

Most Shared

Most Recent Comments

Blogroll

 

© 2017 Arkansas Times | 201 East Markham, Suite 200, Little Rock, AR 72201
Powered by Foundation