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Album Review: “Please Please Me” by The Beatles

The first album by English rock band, The Beatles. Continue reading Album Review: “Please Please Me” by The Beatles

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Clearing out the tremendous backlog

Life has changed drastically since this account was first created. For a while, I did upload on a semi-regular basis, and then…I stopped. And now, I’d like to restart. Project: Appreciating Rock Music Also, I listened to The Beach Boys. Surfer rock is pretty iconic, honestly. Their songs always make me feel so positive about life in general, and isn’t that something to strive towards? Somewhere down the line, I started listening to Simon & Garfunkel. I love quite a few of their songs. The lyrics, the melodies…folk rock is pretty cool, especially the way these guys do it. Legendary. … Continue reading Clearing out the tremendous backlog

Words over Melodies (Or “Why I read Musician Biographies and song explanations”)

Inspired by the book “The Beatles Lyrics” by Hunter Davies. I wrote a (kinda rambly) post about why I enjoy reading biographies of musicians and why it’s important to me to contextualize the songs that I listen to, into the lives of the artists, and how it makes a difference. Continue reading Words over Melodies (Or “Why I read Musician Biographies and song explanations”)