Hey. I'm sorry that it's been awhile, for those who care. Things are busy here this time of year. Since it's been such a long time I've decided to write about two songs in this post. I've been meaning to write about the first one, a classic song called "Fruitcake ...
My song today is a Hawaiian hit from approximately 1973 called “Sweet Lei Mokihana” performed by Hui Ohana (which means, “Family Group”).
Here’s “The Seventh Wave” from synth/sound effect-making pro Suzanne Ciani’s debut album Seven Waves.
Hey. Here's a brilliant song called "That Summer Feeling" by Modern Lovers founder and lead singer Jonathan Richman. It's from his 1992 album I, Jonathan.
Hey. I hope everyone had a solid spring break. Today, I'm posting one of my all-time favorites: “Foreigner Suite” by Cat Stevens aka Yusuf Islam aka Yusuf aka the Roadsinger. Check out the song in its entirety below:
Hey. I'm done with midterms. It's officially spring break. I hope everyone has a great one and here's a song to kick it off:
Hey. My song today is so emotional that I might not even be able to make it through this post without having to walk the streets in solitude in order to calm down.
I came across this gem about a year ago during the summer. The song is called “Atmadja Duma Strachilu”, sung by a women’s choir called Le Mystère des voix Bulgares, or, The Mystery of the Bulgarian Voices.
Hey. It rained today for the first time in awhile, so here are two songs about rain. The first is a lushly orchestrated, atmospheric track from Frenchman Jean-Jacques Goldman (a family favorite!) called "La Pluie". Though I took six years of French, I won't lie and say I can really ...
Hey. My song today comes from Tommy James and the Shondells classic album Crimson and Clover. The song is called “Smokey Roads”.
Today, I’ve been listening to a cool ditty written and sung by Destroyer called “State of the Union”. It comes from his strongest album, City of Daughters, released in 1998.
Hey. My song today is a sweet little ballad called "Take Off Your Cool", performed by Outkast’s Andre Three-Stacks and the lovely, ultra-chill jazzpop vocalist Norah Jones. It’s simple, yet arrestingly elegant and speaks to an issue that many people may struggle with at the beginning of a relationship (or ...
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