Osca-Trumpet

This song is perfection. It is an interesting question for a birthday week, or any week. The subtle, soft start of quiet, heart beating instruments begs a well thought out response….how would you respond? “Who are you? Who are you?” I think it is important to ask that question, then listen to your quiet voice,…

The Decemberists-Make You Better

There is such resounding beauty in the music of  The Decemberists. Their songs are timeless tales, meaningful, and vocally distinctive. When a new song is sent to me, I can’t help but celebrate. I have a history with the joy of their musical stories, and their songs bring back meaningful memories. Blessed with a new…

TV On The Radio-Careful You

This song is stuck in my head. I am playing the lyric video again, just to listen again. What is it about some tunes that stay with you? Is it a formula? I think this song is pretty mainstream, but somehow it stays with me and I just can’t shake it. Therefore, I thought that…

Carbon Tigers-Morning Bends

Mood Monday (sort of) Did you see the sky today? Did you squint at the sunshine as it pierced downward through the bulk of leaves that haven’t fallen on the ground yet? It was a day in Atlanta that should be spent outside and not in front of a computer. I worked most of the…

Mansionair-Hold Me Down

Mood Monday. Just because….this is my mood listening for today. A sweet chill in the air. A broad brush stroke of orangey reds sweeping across the sky, in one of the most beautiful sunsets I have ever witnessed. Then, the sudden harsh darkness which fell upon me, until I spotted the showy moon shining beyond…