Music & Words

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

Massive Attack’s Angel #music365 #day48

Another find through Kevin Edelman. (Basically I’m listening to songs he put on Elementary. An easy way to find good tunes!) Not the band of course, Massive Attack has been … Continue reading

17 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

“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

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

Cold Summer: A Time Imagination Forgot To Inspire #music365 #day29 

It seems like the universe is telling me I need to toughen up: it keeps bringing me bands from my past like Iron Maiden, Sepultura or Korn and new bands … Continue reading

29 July, 2016 · Leave a comment

Track of the day: Distance by Sam Handy #music365 #day27

Social media really suits my lazy, sometimes antisocial ass. Instead of having to go to a gig to discover whether I like a new artist or not, I can just … Continue reading

27 July, 2016 · Leave a comment

Track of the day: Tomorrow from Penny Bridges #music365 #day25

A very surprising percussion base accompanies Penny’s newest song, Tomorrow. Her raspy voice and sweet accent just adds to the many layers of the track. Add her to your “to … Continue reading

25 July, 2016 · Leave a comment

Awesome synth pop from Bauer #music365 #day8

The English band’s single is out in about a month with the album following in October, and based on Made The Change this is gonna be an album you’ll want … Continue reading

8 July, 2016 · 1 Comment

What do you see when you look at the top 20 singles of Spain, Ireland, UK and USA?

Sales charts are important: it’s where the money talks, it’s where the most well-known and most profitable acts reside (for now at least). So it’s always interesting to take a … Continue reading

5 June, 2016 · Leave a comment

The 5 best music awards for independent artists

One of my friends recently shared the great news that her writing has been a semi-finalist in Best Small Fiction (congratulations Damyanti!) She also hinted that it takes some good … Continue reading

29 March, 2016 · 5 Comments

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