Music & Words

Indie music blog. Their music, our words, in perfect harmony.

My personal anthem: Alive from Sia #music365 #day44

I don’t know how I missed this song in the one year since its release but it’s only today that I can listen to it from  a place that’s entirely mine. … Continue reading

13 August, 2016 · 2 Comments

Critical Mistakes by 888 #music365 #day43

8 is my favourite number but there’s more reason than that to feature 888.  

12 August, 2016 · Leave a comment

You don’t get me high any more by Phantogram #music365 #day42

Tell me it’s not a catchy title! I have to say, the song delivers on it.  

11 August, 2016 · Leave a comment

Bloodstream – no, not Ed’s version but by Fateless #music365 #day41

Another day, another TV soundtrack, not by choice but by chance.

10 August, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Long Haul by Black English (formerly No) #music365 #day40

Today I’ve discovered that Kevin Edelman is my hero. He’s a music supervisor on TV series like Bones, Elementary, Homeland and many many more, and until today unknowingly introduced me … Continue reading

9 August, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Sound Lab podcast with an interview with From Ashes To New

This week’s podcast from Jim at Sound Lab features an interview with From Ashes To New and an excellent selection of music. Don Broco – Everybody My Chemical Romance – The … Continue reading

9 August, 2016 · Leave a comment

Roy Peak: Look At Miss Ohio (really cool cover) #music365 #day39

Don’t judge but I didn’t know the original – which in turn allowed me to judge the cover for itself. As Roy says it’s a “No click track, no samples, no … Continue reading

8 August, 2016 · Leave a comment

“I was raised by white liars” Gina Leonard: Playing Dead #music365 #day38

I’m a sucker for a voice like this. Deep, emotional, magical – it has those highly individual shades that will make you remember Gina. Or watch her video sitting in … Continue reading

7 August, 2016 · Leave a comment

Urbanes: Beautiful Girls #music365 #day37

This song reminded me of the 70’s Pink Floyd-type psychedelic rock wrapped in musicals of the same era, particularly Hair, from more than one perspective: one, of course, is the music, … Continue reading

6 August, 2016 · Leave a comment

Blackout from Call in Artillery #music365 #day36

It’s refreshing to hear songs that can bring their own twist on the usual elements of pop without straying too far. It’s a fine line and Chris Schwan and his … Continue reading

5 August, 2016 · Leave a comment

Death Dream by Frightened Rabbit #music365 #day35

“You died in my sleep last night” – just one line of these absolutely beautiful lyrics that takes us to that scary area of dream and awake where all our … Continue reading

4 August, 2016 · Leave a comment

Burn the night #music365 #day34

I feel like I am burning the night these days when in fact I’m shifting to an early start (everyone says it’s good for you, they must be right…). Either … Continue reading

3 August, 2016 · Leave a comment

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