How has music affected your life?
I’m sure I can quite safely say that almost everyone is touched by its influence in some way or another. It is such an intricate part of who we are as humans that it is almost impossible to ignore.
But what makes music so miraculous, is its ability to transcend the boundaries of understanding. Whether you are a Masai warrior from the Serengeti, or a tenor from an A Capella group in South Carolina, you have the potential to make a musical connection with just about any one.
There are a few moments in my life that illustrated to me why music is such a corner-stone of human existence, and these moments will forever be ingrained in my mind. Continue Reading
There are a few sources that I rely on to find new music. Probably the most prolific of which has been, over the last 5 months, on WordPress.com reading other blogs of people who are also interested in finding new and forward thinking musicians. I have also connected to tumblr, and I’ve found just as many like minded people there. However, there is one source that I would never have guessed would be so fruitful… Continue Reading
I’ve been listening to Bastille’s debut album, “Bad Blood” on and off for a few months now. I’ve never been one for main stream hype, especially when it comes to music. As a rule of thumb, I tend to steer away from tracks that appear on the top of the charts. They tend to be rather generic and musically boring.
But something keeps drawing me back to a few tracks on Bastilles’ “Bad Blood”. Why is it that they keep featuring on my many different playlists? Continue Reading