I love music. It helps me work, celebrate, play, and most of all, think. I have thought many things through while listening to music. The last two years have been incredibly hard for me and music, among other things, has helped me sort things out. Advertisements
Category: Face the Music
You can. There’s no question about it. The only one who can stop you is, well, yourself. I know – everyone says that. But there’s something particularly true in what is timelessly repeated. It’s very easy to find excuses. I don’t want to hurt him. She will be mad at me. I will disappoint them. I will be judged for it. They won’t understand. I don’t know how. It’s all excuses. Stop this, right now. You can. And you should.
Maybe you already know them. Maybe you don’t (you probably have already heard at least a few). Either way, I decided to come up with a list compiling what I believe to be 10 of the best songs celebrating female strength and character.
North-American singer Josh Ritter has a beautiful song called Change of Time, of which I only know about because it was played in an episode of one of my favorite TV shows, The Blacklist. I was on the verge of tears when I heard it the first time, although the reason why is still somewhat
Solace can come to our lives in the strangest ways. For the most typical reason on the book (my boyfriend broke up with me), I was feeling sad and disappointed. It’s not like I wanted to cry or be isolated from the rest of the world. I was fine – I even laughed now and
It was very difficult to compile a list of my favorite ten albums of 2015. Not because there weren’t enough options, but because there were too many. According to a Wikipedia list, there were 640 albums released in the United States, Canada and United Kingdom alone.
Drew Barrymore, in the movie Music & Lyrics (directed by Marc Lawrence, released in 2007), says something about, well, music and lyrics, that for me is as true as the law of gravity: “A melody is like seeing someone for the first time. The physical attraction. Sex. But then, as you get to know the
Have you ever heard about the Citizens!? The British band, I mean, not the online bank. I probably never would have if not for a show that I went to in September. They were the opening band, and caught my attention right from the first melody. Their spirit and enthusiasm made an impression, that is,
The always-ready-to-shock-an-audience singer has been very low key (at least outside the U.S.) for the last few months. The expectation was that she was preparing herself for another round of successful songs – she is in fact preparing a new album, supposedly to be released in 2016, but the song that I will talk about
For a long time my eyes filled with tears whenever I heard the song “All the pretty girls”, from Kaleo. There’s this part, you see, when he sings “Life is anything but fail”. Isn’t that the most beautiful thought you ever heard? Life can be anything, bad, good, lucky, crazy, different, whatever. But it is