Month: June 2017

56. Sad songs and Waltzes and a Pin

Posted on 25/06/2017

56 Sad songs and Walzes and a Pin Its a wonderful title for a song: about one that cannot be successful yet is. The lyric is about a failed love, where the failed lover cannot express his fury at... read more >

55. Funny Food

Posted on 16/06/2017

55. Funny Food A name like Fats Waller would not be accepted these days. Too discriminatory: he would have been known as Thomas. But in the 1930's it was accepted and even embraced by Fats himself.... read more >

54. Irony in pop music

Posted on 06/06/2017

54. Irony in pop ┬ámusic Irony adds amusement and interest, but is not characteristic of rock or pop music lyrics. The latter are based either on formulae, as where studios compete to produce a... read more >