Friday Five :: Songs About Stars

Songs About Stars Living in Los Angeles, even in the suburbs where I reside, it is a rare thing to glimpse a sky full of stars. Light pollution steals all my sky wishes and makes me long for a little more darkness. The lack of falling stars makes me delight in the way the desert night … Continue reading Friday Five :: Songs About Stars

Things have been dark for too long :: Throwback Thursday

Don't Change :: Inxs from the album, Shabooh Shoobah Throwback Thursday "I found a love I had lost, it was gone for too long. Hear no evil in all directions. Execution of bitterness, message received loud and clear. Don't change for you,  don't change a thing for me." A Little History: Don't Change is a song … Continue reading Things have been dark for too long :: Throwback Thursday

Quintessential Albums :: Radiohead :: The Bends

Quintessential Album Series :: The Bends (1995) :: Radiohead A Little History: The Bends is the second studio album by Radiohead, released on March 13, 1995 by Parlophone. The Bends was produced by John Leckie at EMI's studios in London, and engineered by Nigel Godrich, who would go on to produce all future albums by the band. Featuring five charting singles, the album also marked … Continue reading Quintessential Albums :: Radiohead :: The Bends

New Release Tuesday :: My Top 5 :: May 27, 2014

New Release Tuesday :: My Top 5 :: May 27, 2014 1. Reuben & The Dark :: Funeral Sky Wow. Debut album from an artist that I'd never heard of that just took my fucking breath away. Oh my stars, I love when that happens. This album will most likely be compared to Arcade Fire's … Continue reading New Release Tuesday :: My Top 5 :: May 27, 2014

Lindi Ortega :: Now Hear This

Lindi Ortega I love discovering new music and new artists, and wanted to start sharing these discoveries here at Lyriquediscorde. These discoveries are not always new artists, or new albums, yet they are still new to my musical life, and my ears. I stumbled on Lindi Ortega while putting together a playlist to accompany a … Continue reading Lindi Ortega :: Now Hear This

My Top 300 Movies :: 166-170

166. The Big Lebowski Stories in Los Angeles, unexpected character connections, and the wit and dark comedy of the Coen Brothers are some of the elements of this film that I love. There is something more, too - maybe it is the actors (so many in this that I love), the music connections (see if you … Continue reading My Top 300 Movies :: 166-170

I can survive and I can endure :: Under the Covers

Most of the Time :: Sophie Zelmani The way I relate to the world has always been tied to the way I connect to music. There is not a single memory that holds any significance in my life that I do not have a tie back to a song, or an album. Sometimes the memory … Continue reading I can survive and I can endure :: Under the Covers

Let’s Make Out with Music :: Alphabet Playlists :: The Letter A

  Let's Make Out with Music :: Alphabet Playlists All Alone With My Album Covers :: The Letter A Listen here on Spotify All These Things That I've Done :: The Killers Answering Bell :: Ryan Adams American Girl :: Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers Anna Begins :: Counting Crows Animal :: Neon Trees All … Continue reading Let’s Make Out with Music :: Alphabet Playlists :: The Letter A

Down for you is up :: Under the Covers

Pale Blue Eyes (live) :: Joseph Arthur   While putting together yesterday's Saturday playlist I stumbled upon Joseph Arthur's album of Lou Reed covers entitled Lou. As a Lou Reed and Velvet Underground fan, as well as a lover of covers, I was intrigued to say the least. There are some incredible re-tellings on this album, … Continue reading Down for you is up :: Under the Covers