Fifth Impressions: The Hits, They Keep Coming

Just the few of us walk arm in armIt's innocent and charmingThe children seem to be getting alongDon't worry kids, it's nothing at allIan Gillan, first verse of "Nothing at All". Retrieved from here. So far, Whoosh! has been nothing short of awesome. From the time of the first teaser and the cover art reveal, the album has slowly but surely … Continue reading Fifth Impressions: The Hits, They Keep Coming

Song Thoughts: Dave Brubeck’s “Blue Rondo” and Adaptations

One day, I'm going to have a podcast or a YouTube channel to discuss music. I've held back on republishing this here from my last blog in part because I hope to make this into one of the earliest episodes I do. Until it makes its transition into a new medium, however, this piece of … Continue reading Song Thoughts: Dave Brubeck’s “Blue Rondo” and Adaptations

Song Thoughts: Fools Through the Years

Deep Purple has had fifty years and eight lineups, with a total of four singers, four guitarists, three bassists, two keyboardists, and one drummer. This has given the band as a whole a chance to explore a wide range of music. Better yet, they've been able to revisit old songs with greater musical experience and … Continue reading Song Thoughts: Fools Through the Years