Monthly Archives: July 2012

Band of Skulls / Honest

This song is such a contrast to all other songs by Band of Skulls. It’s a gorgeous ballad. If you’re unfamiliar with Band of Skulls and you press play on any of their other songs you might be surprised. In … Continue reading

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El Rego / Feeling You Got

The epitome of cool. El Rego gets every molecule inside of me bouncing up and down. Enjoy!  

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Tom Waits / Back In The Crowd

Tom Waits, specifically in this song, has a voice that sounds like rain. Sweepy, dripping drawls slowly hitting your ears in a gentle rhythm. I actually haven’t fallen in love with Mr. Waits until this moment. I’ve appreciated him and … Continue reading

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For The Special Someone: Jim Croce / Time in a Bottle

She stood for love. Above anything else: love without judgement, end, and without fear/anger/resentment or requirement. She stood for love. She rescued not only me, but my brothers, sisters, mother, aunts, cousins. She rescued all of us. Years after years. … Continue reading

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Amadou & Mariam / Sabali

This past weekend I was in a taxi whipping around Paris at dusk with two strong, beautiful girl friends. We’d met there for a whirlwind trip; one training in from London, the other from Prague and me coming in from … Continue reading

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Delta Spirit / California

The minute I heard “People C’mon” off of their 2008 album, I nearled fainted with explosive excitement. Delta Spirit is a pleasantly awesome band – they’re like a train steadily making its way across the world with consistency in delivery, … Continue reading

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