How good is this song? Future Islands are an American "synthpop" band based in Baltimore. Information on them is fairly thin on the ground however Season (Waiting on You) is from their 4th album called Singles. The song was released in February 2014 and the band has since gone on to be recognised for an amazing performance of the song in particular by their lead singer Samuel T Herring on … [Read more...] about Seasons (Waiting on You) Future Islands
Little Barrie - Free Salute This is one of those songs that gets lost in the massive quagmire of music that is continually turned out, played for a while and then pretty much forgotten about. Some things are just too good to forget about. Little Barrie caught my attention in 2004 with their album This is Little Barrie. The song featured here - Free Salute is my favourite from that album but … [Read more...] about Little Barrie – Free Salute
Today we're talking about a song that has been near the top of my list of songs to profile since I started writing this blog. For the first time, we'll see two clips featured. Blinded by the light was written and first recorded by Bruce Springsteen in 1973. from the quotable Wikipedia...... According to Springsteen, the song came about from going through a rhyming dictionary and looking … [Read more...] about Blinded By the Light – Bruce or Manfred?
timothy nelson and the infidels Mary Lou Is our featured video today - go straight to the bottom of the post and hit play it while you read all about it! Long gone are the days when Timothy Nelson was simply a precocious talent; the guy has moved into an entirely different echelon. He sounds like Stevie Wonder smoking gospel Beatles-crack. He thinks big, and he gets results. It’d be a … [Read more...] about timothy nelson and the infidels – mary lou
Ah David Bowie, where do I start? As I write this, I'm still not sure which song from his amazing catalogue I am going to feature. One of my favourites is Diamond Dogs, a song I just love. But Baz Lurman did a great job bringing it back in his film Moulin Rouge and the very idea of me posting music videos on what is essentially a health and wellness site is to help you discover or rediscover … [Read more...] about David Bowie 11
Lenny Kravitz It ain't over till it's over. Can you believe this song came out in 1991? Where did the time go? The song came from his second studio album Mama Said. The story goes that Lenny's marriage to Lisa Bonet was at an end and he was trying to reconcile with her when he wrote the song. The violins in this tune are lilting and melodic and get me every time. And what a smooth … [Read more...] about Lenny Kravitz It ain’t over till it’s over