To That Special Someone (You Know Who You Are): Dropkick Murphys – Rose Tattoo

  I’d wake up every morning and before I’d start each day, I’d take a drag from last night’s cigarette that’s smoldered in its tray, down a little something and then be on my way. This song’s all about loving that certain special someone throughout life. Life is painful, and rough, no matter who you … Continue reading To That Special Someone (You Know Who You Are): Dropkick Murphys – Rose Tattoo

Live – Tinariwen ft. Red Hot Chili Peppers, “Cler Achel”, Review: The Pioneers of Desert Rock

  When was the last time you went to a concert where you could not help yourself but move? In today's music industry, we move around in "music genre bubbles" much the same way we move around in "social bubbles". As a consequence, we have all kinds of expectations on how good music should sound … Continue reading Live – Tinariwen ft. Red Hot Chili Peppers, “Cler Achel”, Review: The Pioneers of Desert Rock

Stapling Samples: Gotye – State of the Art

State of the art. Ah yes, why go purchase an actual instrument when you've got a computer? No wait, no. Not just any computer, a Cotillion D575. Why try to be artistic when you've got a simple computer to shizzle the dizzle for ya? And how much art is really art, anyway? If art is … Continue reading Stapling Samples: Gotye – State of the Art

Civilised Animals: Caravan Palace – Lone Digger

So we're on our way to the "Lone Digger" huh? Or what else is this place called? "The Sexy Gazelle"? Haha. Yes. Party music videos, who needs another one of those again. They probably thought that a parabellish didactic little story would be more in place here. Yes. Animals. Let's use animals to do the … Continue reading Civilised Animals: Caravan Palace – Lone Digger

Moderat – Bad Kingdom

  Comic books. Truth novels. Tunnel vision.You gotta have those. My monochromatic friends. Creepy little bastards creeping in on you. Party-hardy business men. All the money in the world, but not a single touch of so-called "time". All the dreams, but not a single hint of cold-heated bravery. This is not what you wanted. Ah? Were … Continue reading Moderat – Bad Kingdom

Linkin Park – Faint

  I really like this vid. You know why? The total absence of smartphones. Look at that crowd. Look at it. Not a single person in there who’s standing perfectly still so that he can record a famous guy. I am: a little bit of loneliness, a little bit of disregard. Said the smartphone-guy at … Continue reading Linkin Park – Faint