2018 List: Carly Putnam

Carly Putnam (The Oilies) 2018 best of list:

Color Palette 2018 :
Desert pastels

Favorite albums of 2018:

Cardi B, Invasion of Privacy
Earth Girl Helen Brown, Four Satellites
Skygreen Leopards, The Jingling World of
The Love-Birds, In the Lovers Corner

Albums rediscovered:

Voices of the Loon 1980
Dip in the Pool, Silence 1986

Favorite shows attended in 2018:

Neutrals at the Ivy Room, Albany Ca
Skygreen Leopards at The Moroccan Lounge, Los Angeles, Ca
Hod and the Helpers at The Crepe Place, Santa Cruz, Ca

New skills I learned in 2018:

Operating a dump truck and how to drive a barge.
Learning auto mechanics on a 1978 Eleganza II
Wrangling and rehoming rattlesnakes as a camp host in a desert near San Diego.

Favorite stuff in 2018:

Sleepover on a sailboat from the 1800’s in San Diego
S Drum Pedal by Digitech
Seeing beautiful friends get married at the beautiful Black Oak Ranch in Laytonville, Ca
Working BTS Beyonce with my partner in San Diego
Road trip from San Diego, Ca to Detroit, Michigan
A sunrise in St. Louis one late-fall morning
Beyond Meat, plant based sausages
Fire cider
Pencil plants
Nanette, Hannah Gadsby
Evolution, by Eileen Myles