I am a sucker for Coldplay. The first time I heard them I thought it was U2 I was listening to. Chris Martin makes no bones about his desire to be the U2 of this generation. I know that for me that makes perfect sense. The music, the ballads are reflective and I know the … Continue reading Coldplay: Viva la vida HQ
Matchbox Twenty - Unwell (Video) From the archives: I posted this a while ago, and it has taken on yet another meaning. This song came out at a time when I felt very much like the lyrics suggest. I would hear it and at once feel like I understood the artist, and then immediately … Continue reading Sometimes a song says it all.
You send me a message in the form of a song, I listen to you singing all night long. You know I can't ignore it, The ache is getting strong It feels like any minute, No matter right or wrong. Fighting to contain it, is oh so futile now. Must be a way to get to you You know I will somehow. … Continue reading Blasting Rock and Roll
Jimi Hendrix is a legend for his groundbreaking guitar playing. In the few years he actually recorded music he redefined rock and roll and made his contemporaries wonder where this odd fellow had come from. He also wrote some of the most interesting lyrics, poetic and evocative. Studying him through various biographies it is quite clear that most of … Continue reading Little Wing