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  • A Look Back:  March 2013 #52

    A Look Back: March 2013 #52

    On this Throwback Thursday, this Look Back goes to the early days of this blog…when it was called steve:spin:list and I had less than a year in the saddle as an instructor. Seal’s Amazing, Madonna’s Give It 2 Me, and The Killers Mr. Brightside are favorites used on many rides! Check out IT’S TIME…#52 March […]

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  • Holding On 283

    Holding On 283

    Inspiration: Here’s my new favorite playlist! Seems like the latest mix is always my new favorite, but this is the one that I’ll be using for the next few classes this weekend. Found a great updated version of a 90’s track I LOVE YOU ALWAYS FOREVER. Alex Metric will be opening for Dillon Francis and […]

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  • All Hands On Deck 241

    All Hands On Deck 241

    Inspiration: I put this playlist and ride profile together a couple weeks ago…mostly from tracks found on Spotify’s New Music Tuesday. Many good tracks that week! The title track is my current favorite…check it out on iTunes or Spotify. A top Metallica track rounds out the mix. Watch for several more posts to come in […]

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  • Stay With Me (Endurance Ride) 238

    Stay With Me (Endurance Ride) 238

    Inspiration: I’m behind on my blog and have many playlists yet to post…this one is for Thursday’s 90-minute Endurance Ride. As with most of these Endurance Rides, I like to use longer tracks that have a strong and unique rhythm. Only one current track…Black Sun from Death Cab for Cutie (check out the YouTube video […]

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  • Best I Ever Had 237

    Best I Ever Had 237

    Inspiration: This is the playlist/profile from my Sunday AM class the other day. Unfortunately the day was off to a frantic start as I slept through both alarms and had to make a 40 minute commute in under 30 minutes to get there by scheduled start time. Fortunately I made it safe & sound and […]

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  • This Is What It Feels Like (Endurance Ride) 234

    This Is What It Feels Like (Endurance Ride) 234

    Inspiration: Mostly long stretches of hills and flat road on this 90-minute Endurance Ride. Not much here is new music, many are pulled from other playlists. Checkout Believe It (Cazzette’s Androids Sound Hot Remix) and Fur Cue (Mike Olson Remix)! Genre: Alternative, Dance/Electronic, Rock. Approximate time: 91 minutes Preview and Purchase at iTunes: Warm up […]

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  • Pride Ride 192

    Pride Ride 192

    Inspiration: Over the last several weeks there’s been a steady PRIDE buzz with many events happening from coast to coast. West Michigan’s 2014 day was last Saturday, June 14th. Here’s a mix that works great for an intense 45 minute ride…with Pride! Genre: Alternative, Dance, Pop. Approximate time: 48 minutes Preview / Purchase on iTunes: […]

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  • Senorita…Gone Wild (Madonna vs. JT) 181

    Senorita…Gone Wild (Madonna vs. JT) 181

    Inspiration: After hearing the 4 Minutes track by Madonna & JT this weekend, I put this mix together for a big-burn ride. Found some great remix tracks on Spotify to make this a nice (long) ride. Genre: Dance, Pop Approximate time: 75 minutes Ride Playlist: Preview and purchase at iTunes Warm up – Let’s Take […]

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  • I Don’t Wanna Stop 154

    I Don’t Wanna Stop 154

    Inspiration: Picked a bunch of favorites over the past year, for an hour long ride. Genre: Alternative, Pop, Rock Approximate time: 63 minutes Ride Playlist: Rocketeer (feat. Ryan Tedder) [Ruxpin Remix] – Rocketeer (Remixes) [feat. Ryan Tedder] – EP Set It Off – Set It Off – EP I Don’t Wanna Stop – Black Rain […]

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  • Thankful 138

    Thankful 138

    Inspiration: It’s that wonderful time of year…Happy Thanksgiving! This playlist has just a few of the songs and artists I’m thankful for when I’m in the Cycle Studio. Genre: Alternative, Rock, Dance, Pop Approximate time: 64 minutes Ride Playlist: Good To Be Alive Let’s Go Jump Forever Ride Uprising People Like Us We Own It […]

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