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  1. Music Video 121. The Pet Shop Boys play “West End Girls” live at coachella 2014.

     
     

  2. Music Video 120. The late, great Hazel Dickens performs “West Virginia, My Home” at the 1978 smithsonian Folklife Festival. Via smithsonianfolkways.

     
     

  3. Day 180. A tree casts a long shadow at sunset over the wustlnews campus on a cold February day.

     

  4. Day 179. The moon shines brightly during a snowy sunset on the wustlnews campus in February. 

     

  5. Music Video 119. Though I’ve never been, I always love watching live performances from coachella. I don’t know if it’s the weather, the great camera work, or just the artists, but it’s a highlight of early spring. Here’s the great Neko Case performing “Man” during the first weekend of 2014.

     
     

  6. Day 178. Enjoying the Main Squeeze on a snowy winter day on 9th Street in Columbia, MO. 

     

  7. Day 177. A cold winter’s day in St. Louis’ Central West End, looking north along Euclid.

     

  8. Day 176. Looking down the central corridor of St. Louis, towards downtown.

     

  9. Day 175. A view of a snowy Central West End in St Louis from above on a cold February day.

     

  10. Music Video 118. I’ve already linked to a performance by chvrches of “The Mother We Share,” but now I’m hitting repeat regularly for their song “Recover.” Here’s a live version from kexp.