My Top 30 Albums of 2014 :: 20-16

My Top 30 Albums of 2014 :: 20-16 20. Transgender Dysphoria Blues :: Against Me! My thoughts (from my review in January): The album opens with an overwhelming feeling of celebration and freedom, and even where lyrically the challenges of singer’s Laura Jane Grace’s life-changing choices to live her authentic life, even in the lines that … Continue reading My Top 30 Albums of 2014 :: 20-16

New Release Tuesday :: June 3, 2014

New Release Tuesday :: My Top 5 :: June 3, 2014 1. Birdy :: Fire Within Birdy's Sophomore album starts with the breathtaking Bon Iver cover of Skinny Love that I have been in love with since I heard it on the "Deluxe" version of her self-titled debut. I can't count how many times I … Continue reading New Release Tuesday :: June 3, 2014

James Bay :: Keep Art Alive :: 10 Questions Project

Keep Art Alive :: Photo by  Republic Records Keep Art Alive :: The 10 Questions Project :: Featuring James Bay 1. What music (or other art form) inspires you when you create your art? Movies can be great for inspiration. Scenes will often contain the different ingredients you need for a song – be it a … Continue reading James Bay :: Keep Art Alive :: 10 Questions Project