Explanation & index of other years

Key: πŸ“š = books read, πŸ“½ = movies seen, 🎡 = albums bought, 🎀 = concerts attended, πŸ“Ί = TV series watched, ⚽️ = soccer season or tournament

January

  • 5 – πŸ“½ Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
    • πŸ“š Captain Marvel, Volume 1: In Pursuit of Flight
  • 6 – πŸ“Ί Handmaid’s Tale, Season 2
    • πŸ“š Captain Marvel, Volume 2: Down
  • 9 πŸ“š Sin in the Second City, Karen Abbott
  • 15 – 🎡 Melodrama, Lorde
  • 19 – πŸ“½ Destroyer
    • πŸ“š Captain Marvel, Volume 1: Higher, Further, Faster, More
  • 20 – πŸ“š Captain Marvel, Volume 2: Stay Fly
  • 23 – πŸ“š Building Microservices, Sam Newman
  • 25 – 🎡 boygenius, boygenius
  • 26 – πŸ“½ Fyre (Netflix)
  • 28 – πŸ“š There, There, Tommy Orange
  • 31 – 🎡 Honey Bun, Elastic Bond

February

  • 2 – πŸ“Ί Killing Eve, season 1
  • 3 – πŸ“š Washington Black, Esi Edugyan
  • 5 – 🎡 Blacklisted, Neko Case
  • 7 – πŸ“½ I Want to Eat Your Pancreas
  • 8 – 🎀 Neko Case at Bass Concert Hall
  • 9 – πŸ“½ The Sisters Brothers
  • 11 – πŸ“Ί Mr. Show, season 3
  • 13 – πŸ“š The Dispossessed, Ursula K. Le Guin
  • 16 – πŸ“½ Vice
    • πŸ“½ Roma
  • 18 – πŸ“š Milkman, Anna Burns
  • 20 – πŸ“½ Bohemian Rhapsody
  • 22 – πŸ“Ί Mr. Show, season 4
  • 23 – πŸ“½ Green Book

March

  • 1 – πŸ“½ The Incredibles 2
  • 2 – 🎀 Metric at Moody Theater
  • 3 – 🎀 Moving Panoramas at Waterloo Records
    • 🎡 In Two, Moving Panoramas
    • πŸ“š Founding Brothers, Joseph J. Ellis
    • πŸ“Ί Victoria, season 3
  • 10 – πŸ“½ The Breaker Upperers
  • 12 – πŸ“½ Captain Marvel
  • 16 – πŸ“½ Ghostbusters
  • 17 – 🎡 Invitation, Filthy Friends
  • 22 – 🎡 On the Line, Jenny Lewis
  • 23 – πŸ“½ The Princess Bride
  • 25 – πŸ“š Becoming a Better Programmer, Pete Goodliffe
  • 28 – 🎡 More Adventurous, Rilo Kiley
    • πŸ“š The Mars Room, Rachel Kushner
  • 30 – πŸ“Ί The Crown, season 2

April

  • 5 – πŸ“Ί Russian Doll, season 1
    • πŸ“š Akira Volume 1, Katsuhiro Otomo
  • 6 – 🎀 Jenny Lewis at Moody Theater
  • 12 – πŸ“½ Akira
  • 15 – πŸ“š Meditation for Fidgety Skeptics, Dan Harris
    • 🎡 Sick Scenes, Los Campesinos!
  • 18 – πŸ“½ Homecoming
  • 23 – πŸ“š The Tenacity of the Cockroach, The Onion A.V. Club
  • 28 – πŸ“½ The Avengers – Age of Ultron
  • 30 – 🎡 Trouble, Hospitality

May

  • 2 – πŸ“š The Bell Jar, Sylvia Plath
  • 3 – πŸ“š Circe, Madeline Miller
  • 10 – 🎡 Young Enough, Charly Bliss
    • πŸ“½ Wine Country
  • 12 – ⚽️ 2018-19 English Premier League
  • 15 – 🎡 Parts of Speech, Dessa
  • 19 – πŸ“Ί Ozark, season 1
  • 22 – πŸ“š Data and Goliath, Bruce Schneier
    • πŸ“š The Library Book, Susan Orlean
  • 24 – πŸ“½ Knock Down the House
  • 25 – πŸ“½ Mary, Queen of Scots
  • 26 – πŸ“½ Detective Pikachu
    • πŸ“Ί Killing Eve, season 2
  • 31 – 🎡 A Coliseum Complex Museum, The Besnard Lakes

June

  • 1 – ⚽️ 2018-19 UEFA Champions League
    • πŸ“½ Tolkien
    • πŸ“½ On the Basis of Sex
  • 5 🎀 Hamilton at Bass Concert Hall
  • 6 🎀 Dessa at 3Ten ACL Live
  • 14 – 🎡 Hold On Now, Youngster… (Remastered Deluxe), Los Campesinos
  • 16 – 🎡 Hamilton Broadway Cast Recording
    • πŸ“Ί Chernobyl
  • 17 – Chernobyl (podcast series)
  • 18 – πŸ“š The Fall of Gondolin, J.R.R. Tolkien
  • 24 – πŸ“š The Sirens of Titan, Kurt Vonnegut
  • 25 – 🎡 Can’t Tell Me No, Summer Cannibals
  • 29 – πŸ“½ Murder Mystery

July

  • 1 – πŸ“Ί Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, season 3
  • 5 – πŸ“½ Avengers: Endgame
  • 6 – πŸ“Ί Sharp Objects
    • πŸ“Ί Schitt’s Creek, season 3
  • 7 – ⚽️ 2019 Women’s World Cup
  • 12 – 🎀 Los Campesinos! at Mohawk
  • 13 – πŸ“Ί Stranger Things, season 3
  • 15 – 🎡 Help Us Stranger, The Raconteurs
  • 25 – πŸ“Ί Barry, season 1
  • 31 – 🎡 Don’t You Think You’ve Had Enough, Bleached

August

  • 2 – πŸ“Ί Right Now, Aziz Ansari
  • 10 – 🎀 Russell Taine, Jr. at Hole in the Wall
    • 🎡 American Dream, Russell Taine, Jr.
  • 11 – πŸ“½ Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
  • 14 – πŸ“š The Murder of Roger Ackroyd, Agatha Christie
  • 15 – 🎡 The Center Won’t Hold, Sleater-Kinney
  • 24 – πŸ“½ Nicholas and Alexandra
  • 25 – πŸ“š How to be a Person in the World, Heather Havrilesky
  • 27 – πŸ“š Refactoring (2nd ed.), Martin Fowler
  • 28 – 🎀 Summer Cannibals at Mohawk (Inside)
  • 29 – πŸ“š Nimona, Noelle Stevenson
  • 30 – 🎡 The Seduction of Kanasa, PRIESTS
    • πŸ“Ί Poirot: The Murder of Roger Ackroyd
  • 31 – πŸ“½ Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist

September

  • 1 – πŸ“½ Brittany Runs a Marathon
  • 2 – πŸ“š Outer Order, Inner Calm, Gretchen Rubin
  • 7 – πŸ“½ Booksmart
  • 9 – 🎀 Bleached at Barracuda
  • 11 – πŸ“š The Little Library Cookbook, Kate Young
  • 13 – 🎡 Carnage Bargain, The Paranoyds
    • πŸ“Ί Jessica Jones, season 1
    • πŸ“š The Picture of Dorian Gray, Oscar Wilde
  • 18 – πŸ“Ί Cowboy Bebop
  • 21 – 🎡 Norman Fucking Rockwell!, Lana Del Rey
  • 30 – 🎡 The Temple of I & I, Thievery Corporation

October

  • 5 – πŸ“Ί The Handmaid’s Tale, season 3
  • 6 – πŸ“½ Downton Abbey
  • 11 – πŸ“½ Dorian Gray (2009)
  • 12 – 🎀 Austin City Limits Music Festival, Zilker Park
  • 13 – πŸ“½ El Camino
  • 16 – 🎡 Infections of a Different Kind (Step I), AURORA
  • 18 – πŸ“š Magic for Liars, Sarah Gailey
  • 21 – πŸ“š The Ghosts of Eden Park, Karen Abbott
  • 26 – πŸ“š Vinland Saga, vol. 1, Makoto Yukimura
  • 28 – πŸ“Ί Veronica Mars, season 4
  • 30 – πŸ“š Vinland Saga, vol. 2, Makoto Yukimura
  • 31 – 🎡 Songs of Bob Dylan, Joan Osborne

November

  • 6 – 1619 (podcast series)
  • 7 – πŸ“Ί Fleabag, season 1
  • 8 – πŸ“½ Three Identical Strangers
  • 9 – 🎀 Sleater-Kinney at Moody Theater
  • 10 – πŸ“Ί Fleabag, season 2
  • 14 – 🎀 Rigoletto, Austin Opera at The Long Center
  • 15 – 🎡 Boat, Pip Blom
  • 16 – πŸ“½ Mission Impossible: Fallout
  • 23 – πŸ“½ After the Wedding
  • 30 – πŸ“š The Watchmen, Alan Moore & Dave Gibbons
    • πŸ“š To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee
    • πŸ“½ Parasite
    • πŸ“½ Mike Birbiglia: The New One

December

  • 1 – 🎡 The Black Light, The Ting Tings
  • 5 – πŸ“Ί Schitt’s Creek, season 4
  • 7 – πŸ“½ Knives Out
    • πŸ“½ Catwalk
  • 11 – πŸ“Ί Prohibition
  • 14 – 🎡 Signal, Automatic
  • 20 – πŸ“½ Burn After Reading
  • 23 – πŸ“½ Joyeux NoΓ«l
  • 26 – πŸ“½ Hustlers
  • 27 – πŸ“½ The Farewell
  • 29 – πŸ“½ The Punk Singer