words and playlist by Shabnam Ferdowsi
January was a whirlwind. On the first of the month, I landed back in Los Angeles after spending 3 months abroad, immediately released the new website, and started promoting the relaunch party. So I dived head first, sprinting and cartwheeling back into the grind of real life, going to shows multiple times a week, working my day job at a daycare, booking photoshoots and remembering how to have a social life again.
I've been listening to a lot of new music. My taste has been evolving really hard and really fast in the past 6 months, and it started fueling whole new feelings while I was away. The fidelity is lower, it's noisier, fuzzier, less polished, and runs on the same rhythm as my adrenaline is these days.
Take a listen and feel what I was feeling last month: