Safe in the wide, open arms of Hell :: VOTD

Into Temptation :: Crowded House from the album, Temple of Low Men Into Temptation is a 1988 song by rock group Crowded House. It was the third single from the group’s second album Temple of Low Men. Into Temptation appears on Crowded House’s greatest hits album Recurring Dream. The song was also performed by Renée Geyer for the Finn brothers female tribute album She Will Have Her Way in 2005. Crowded House lead singer Neil Finn wrote this song apparently after a very memorable evening. He told Goldmine magazine: “The first few lines of it related to being in a motel in New Zealand. There was a rugby team … Continue reading Safe in the wide, open arms of Hell :: VOTD

I think I’ll kick it down the street :: SOTD

“Broken windows and empty hallways, a pale lit moon in a sky streaked with grey. Human kindness is overflowing, and I think it’s gonna rain today.” Ever since I can remember, as far back as recollected memory can span, I have loved the rain. A part of me comes alive when the clouds begin to cluster and darken, a release that ignites when the sky opens up, as if I have been holding so much inside me, tightly, wound and twisted up, and then the heavens begin to cry and I can cry, too, or laugh, or scream, or shout. … Continue reading I think I’ll kick it down the street :: SOTD