Music & Words

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

#30BandsIn30Days Train: more than a band

Heather talks to Mindi about the band, their music and the best of times.

22 April, 2016 · 3 Comments


The American singer-songwriter who used to live in Paris lives on a farm now. “We are each other, We are the other” Quick facts Started in: 2006 Hometown: Rock Island, … Continue reading

14 April, 2016 · Leave a comment

Kodaline #30bandsin30days

QUICK FACTS Started in: 2005–11 (as 21 Demands with Conor Linnane and without Jason Boland), 2011–present (as Kodaline) Hometown: Swords (Dublin) and Celbridge (County Kildare) Released albums: In a perfect … Continue reading

13 April, 2016 · 6 Comments

April’s edition: 30 bands in 30 days

Have I told you about the A to Z challenge yet? (Yeees, of course!) I love this blogging challenge, chuck full of creative posts from all over the world throughout … Continue reading

20 March, 2016 · 41 Comments

A to Z Reflection Post

Hard to believe it but yes, it’s true, April is over! Which doesn’t only mean that technically it’s only a month till summer but also that the daily blogging marathon … Continue reading

5 May, 2014 · 10 Comments

Z for Zeal for music

It’s undeniable that my zeal for music has made me a better person. From the very beginning it showed me that I’m not alone, there are others in this world … Continue reading

30 April, 2014 · 4 Comments

Track of The Week: Your Song by Elton John + extra

This is one of those songs that can make me feel better even at the worst. It’s such a happy little love song, it makes me happy that Elton shared … Continue reading

29 April, 2014 · 1 Comment

X for Cross artists bear

Music as an art can be seen as “easy entertainment”. Songs are short (compared to a novel for example), and consumable. Hemingway famously said that “There is nothing to writing. … Continue reading

28 April, 2014 · 3 Comments

W for Werewolves, vampires and other fantasy writers

Please welcome a fellow A to Z Challenge participant, Tasha, who is mostly a vampire fan but doesn’t shy away from werewolves either! Can you tell us a little about … Continue reading

28 April, 2014 · 2 Comments

V for Vincent Van Gogh

I know it’s very late but here’s a lovely compilation of the great Van Gogh with Starry Starry Night of Don Mclean. I’ve always felt strangely drawn to Van Gogh. … Continue reading

28 April, 2014 · 6 Comments

Discover the uncharted territory within

Would you like to challenge yourself and get feedback on your posts? Join the Music Prompt blog hop! For me the A to Z Challenge is like running a marathon … Continue reading

24 April, 2014 · 9 Comments

Revenue in the music industry

“You ask me why I spend my life writing? Do I find entertainment? Is it worthwhile? Above all, does it pay? If not, then, is there a reason?… I write … Continue reading

21 April, 2014 · 17 Comments

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