Music & Words

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

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

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

Now this is different: Pinkzebra ft Benji Jackson #music365 #day33

Usually the artists I feature write songs from their heart – their emotions touch mine and everybody goes away happy. With pinkzebra, he strength is in the production. They make … Continue reading

2 August, 2016 · Leave a comment

A month of discovering new music (and my favourites) #music365

The four gifts I gained from listening to one new song and blog every day Like most of my endeavours, this was an idea born on the spot. At the beginning of … Continue reading

1 August, 2016 · 1 Comment

Americana from Ireland: Jamie Stanton #music365 #day32

After listening to some of the Saturday acts of Ireland’s Indiependence festival from afar (having my heart bleed for not being there), among those leaving a lasting impression was Jamie Stanton. With … Continue reading

1 August, 2016 · 1 Comment

From homeless to record deal: Donald Gould #music365 #day31

All those pianos on the streets, at airports, they’re full of surprises. Random people stop in their commute to share their gift with the others, brightening up the days of … Continue reading

31 July, 2016 · Leave a comment

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