WRAPPED UP IN BOOKS... Sometimes I Wish I Were An Eagle - Bill Callahan | Released: 2009 Drag City | Produced: "Raven" | Genre: Baritone, dreamy folk americana to mask the vortex lurking below the surface | I looked all around, / It was not written down, / And so I tell you now... In … Continue reading 7. Bill Callahan – Sometimes I Wish I Were an Eagle
TRUE BLUE, FOR YOU... Badlands - Dirty Beaches | Released: 2010 Zoo Music | Produced: Alex Zhang Hungtai | Genre: Reverb-drenched Lynchian doo-wop from a dystopian parallel universe | The Lord knows best that I don't give a damn about anyone / But you. Here's something a little off the beaten track for you. A … Continue reading 4. Dirty Beaches – Badlands
"Helden" and The Craft... "Heroes" - David Bowie | Released: 1977 Parlophone | Produced: Tony Visconti, David Bowie | Genre: Genre-defying | Search through their one inch thoughts / then decide it couldn't be done. When David Bowie died in January 2016, there was a massive outpouring of public grief. People shared their memories, their … Continue reading 2. David Bowie – "Heroes"
52 Records - a weekly ramble about music... What have I gotten myself into? It started when I cast a guilty glance over at a sheet of paper on one side of my desk. A list of blog topics. Well, no, a list of potential blog topics. I hadn't actually gotten much further with any … Continue reading 52 Records