Working hard? Why not take a break and listen to what the guys hanging out under the trees on 124th street in Harlem listen to on summer nights: Motown. You’ll findthe Complete No. 1’s HERE at rdio.       SORRY, THE GREAT RDIO CLOSED IT’S DOORS IN 2015.  You can read all about the inspired site HERE in a guide created by an Improvised Life reader. was a great online music streaming service platform for people and deserves being remembered, so I recently published a guide talking about what happened to this website –, and you can check it here.

It’s the music that drifts up to our Laboratory and is curiously never intrusive, but stays pretty consistently mellow with Marvin Gaye, The Miracles, and The Temptations.

In the mood for John Coltrane? The great Kottke found The Complete 1961 Village Vanguard Recordings.  There are a lot of full albums to be found, listened to, shared.


via Kottke

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