Yearns for a sleep that will never come :: Jeff Buckley :: My Favorite Artists

Jeff Buckley :: My Favorite Artists It was 17 years ago this month that the world lost Jeff Buckley. It seems near unbelievable, the ever-turning and spinning passage of time. I remember the first time I heard Grace. I was working at Tower Records, surrounded by music every moment of every day (not that that has changed much), alongside of people who became a temporary family of choice to me. Two of my co-workers were talking about the album Grace, both raving about it in their own unique ways, and bantering on about which song they loved, and how much … Continue reading Yearns for a sleep that will never come :: Jeff Buckley :: My Favorite Artists

To hear you breathe by my side :: song of the day

“Oh, if you’d come home, I’ll let you know that all you want, is right here in this room. All you want, and all you need, is sitting her with you. All you want.” This song just came on randomly, and I had yet another of those moments where I am reminded of an artist that I love, but often forget about. Dido has one of those voices that sneaks up on you, sticks under the skin, and lingers for days. Her songs, often disguised as love songs, are typically complex than that. Lyrically, the more you listen, and the … Continue reading To hear you breathe by my side :: song of the day