Note: Recording equipment was strictly prohibited at the “Hamilton” performance we’re reviewing, for obvious reasons. Therefore the audio clips we include are from the original Broadway cast recording, not the show we’re referencing. Millennial: My dream finally came true! We finally saw “Hamilton”! I have been waiting for this for almost four years. I have been in love with this musical ever since the Broadway cast … Continue reading Hamilton U.S. Tour – Austin 5/28/19
Millennial: Here we are for another year of Mom and the Millennial! We are going to start this year off with who we are excited to see at SXSW Music Festival. SXSW is always something that Mom and I bond over, excited to see what new discoveries we make while basically covering all of downtown Austin for shows. We aren’t going to include bands that … Continue reading SXSW Excitement!
Mom: It’s time for the first annual Best of the Year edition of Mom and the Millennial. 2018 was a tough year personally, and I didn’t get to see as much live music as I wanted, but I still saw some amazing shows, listened to some great music, and discovered some new (and new-to-me) bands to love. One of the best things about 2018 was … Continue reading Our Favorites of 2018!
Millennial: This is a new one for Mom and the Millennial! For the winter holidays, we decided it would be fun to list our top five favorite winter holiday songs to get into the holiday cheer. Christmas is personally my favorite holiday because it includes all of the things I love: family, good food and GIFTS! I am one of those annoying people that could … Continue reading Favorite Winter Holiday Songs
Mom and the Millennial are doing something a little different this week. We’re reviewing a movie. But it’s a movie about music, namely “Bohemian Rhapsody.” Instead of our usual “What We’re Listening To” section, we’ll each be writing about our favorite Queen song. Spoiler Warning! Millennial: Having never seen a biopic, I was super excited to see “Bohemian Rhapsody,” especially since my boy, Rami Malek, … Continue reading Bohemian Rhapsody Movie Review
Millennial: I have been a fan of Panic! at the Disco since I was in middle school in the late 2000s. Not an obsessive one like “Sinners,” as big fans call themselves, but I have never not liked their music. From A Fever You Can’t Sweat Out to their last album, Death of a Bachelor, I have loved how their sound has evolved through the … Continue reading High Hopes – Panic! at the Disco