song lyrics

10. Unbeatable lines (2)

Posted on 18/01/2017

Thinking of unbeatable lines (as in my previous post) there's another pretty hot one in Lucinda Williams' 'One night stand'. Talking about the man whose bed she is about to leave, after anight of... read more >

7. Music: food of love

Posted on 18/01/2017

'If music be the food of love' wrote Shakespeare. And music and love have had a fine relationship over the millenia that music has been around. This relationship has intensified since the era of... read more >

4. Meansingless titles

Posted on 18/01/2017

'The Artemis Ward' by Endless Boogie is a wonderful atmospheric monologue about a mad signal man and a train suicide. It has an excellent beat, and it has throwaway lines like a reference to George... read more >

2. Lyrics with few words

Posted on 18/01/2017

One of the hard things about song lyrics is when the music is instrumental and so the title has to take all the strain as far as the meaning is concerned. Hence the excellence of 'will soon be a... read more >