https://youtu.be/9tw2LMnxvW0 Mashups I feel like I should have watched this when it first came out, but whatever, here it is now. Enjoy one of my favourite artists (St. Vincent) take a pop song for a spin. With Dua Lipa and a song by Calvin Harris, it's an interesting mix. Enjoy.
https://youtu.be/4Y_i2IAwybw Now hear this. One of my favorite discoveries of 2019, the singer songwriter from the Prairies: Begonia. She performed not long ago on the CBC chat show Q. She’s fresh, she’s new, she’s deserving of discovery. Give her a listen, I think you might like. Watch as she goes from a little shy and … Continue reading Begonia: She’s quirky, she’s Canadian, she’s got a set of pipes.
https://youtu.be/bkhQKV5o1-g He rocks again. This is something else. Transformative really. If you ever liked this song, and well remember it through a lifetime, to see what the creator has done with it. And see, and feel every note in his performance. That voice, that tone, it is still there.... But it is stand up. And … Continue reading David Byrne: Once in a Lifetime (Live) – SNL
Number 1 is expectations. This isn't a polished review. This is incomplete thoughts. Posts that are unfinished. Rough drafts. Blurry photos. Unfinished pieces of music. Just a smattering of whatever, whenever. There will be an effort, someday, to sort this shit out. Give category, and reason for why each post should exist. Maybe identify some … Continue reading Some changes are in order
This is my jive for today. https://youtu.be/RecY5iZn6B0
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1iEP4qXQszg Recorded in 1972Lyrics & Music: R. Miller Old toy trains, little toy tracks Little toy drums coming from a sack Carried by a man dressed in white and red Little boy, don't you think it's time you were in bed? Close your eyes Listen to the skies All is calm, all is well Soon … Continue reading Nana Mouskouri: Old toy trains
It's late. Or early morning. Depends on your perspective, but for me it's end of day. Been busy on a few projects. Mostly around setting up a home business. Plan to be self-employed going forward. Take some research and planning to get that set up. Anyway, sometimes I play the piano to help me think. … Continue reading Music
So I also like to play piano. Been recording for years into Logic. Thing is, I only ever learned to press record; never how to edit. Anything I present is live. This one is from the remainders of the day. https://soundcloud.com/thomsters/190119-end-of-day C major. Live recording. There have been two pianos in my life. The first … Continue reading Music, or something like