sir Was-A Minor Life

A Minor Life begins with looping bagpipes, a lovely Tame Impala-esque vocal, and then progresses to driving beats and recorder whistles swirled in electronica.

Hunt-This Cannot Be

The single,”This Cannot Be”, weaves together lovely guitar melodies, steady, emphatic drum beats, and haunting, echoey vocals.

NOLA-Be Still My Heart//immersed in cool music

Mood Monday. Today, I went to my book study group. We regularly read thought provoking books together and discuss them chapter by chapter. It is led by a thoughtful role model, friend, and deeply spiritual woman who guides us and prompts our lengthy and healthy discussions. Today we talked about love. It is a word…

Mood Monday-Francis-Follow Me Home

Mood Monday Miscommunication or no communication, days go by and then suddenly a month flies by, maybe even a year, but I’m here. It is the holiday season. How did it show up so fast? Time slips away and suddenly you are bombarded with food galore, sparkly things, and presents to buy. The mind can…

The Tallest Man On Earth-Dark Bird Is Home

Just wow.  This artist will make you think a little, question, and wonder. Folk music at its best. If you listen to this song as carefully and as repeatedly as I have, you will appreciate the almost conversational style of expression. But don’t settle into that, because at 3:22, the full impact of drums and…

Mood Monday-Summer Heart- Thinkin of U

Mood Monday. My mood today is anticipating the joyousness of spring and summer.   I had a tiny taste of it this weekend. I snapped this picture after a quick beach walk. It was warm, sunny, and quiet on the part of the beach we explored. This jangly tune with twangy guitars reminds me of…

Plej-You

It was a spectacular, sunny Saturday here in Atlanta. The joyous Christmas season has officially arrived in full force, a winter chill is in the air, and my happy tone is no accident. It is of course the weekend, and I am temporarily off from my must do projects. Saturdays and weekends are for listening…