Category Archives: Music

It’s a Wonderful Life…

Colin Vearncombe, better known as ‘Black’, died recently. His musical peak (commercially) was in the 80s but he continued to make good music and write deep lyrics throughout his career even though in my opinion he never got the appreciation … Continue reading

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Fly high…with the father!

I’ve just returned from holiday on the beautiful Greek island of Santorini. Whilst there I was listening to Bastille’s song ‘Icarus’ (video posted below), and being on a Greek island I found many souvenirs from Greek mythology. Do you know the story … Continue reading

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He Lives in You…

I love this song. A friend put it on a compilation CD she did for me a few years ago. I think it works on two levels: 1) Those who have lost a loved one 2) Christians, re. Jesus Who or what … Continue reading

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The Singer

I was given a tenor horn for Christmas and have just joined a brass band to try and improve (I’ve not been playing long and am out of my depth but it’s fun!). The band experience is giving me a new appreciation … Continue reading

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Is God ever Silent?

I keep returning to this song by Crash Test Dummies. Maybe it’s because I really like Brad Robert’s unmistakable voice, or the melody. I definitely like the clever lyrics, and the questions God gets asked! I’ve put the lyrics below … Continue reading

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Boy George is back!

Ok so some of you may not think the title of this post is as good news as me but hey-ho. Personally I like a lot of Boy George’s music, not to mention how his voice has matured over the … Continue reading

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