My annual (2 is technically annual, I guess), carefully curated, Halloween playlist.
"There’s a bit of magic in everything
and then some loss to even things out”
Weekly Playlist: 2000’s covers featuring Arcade Fire covers
I heard ‘Shine’ by Collective Soul this morning. It’s not a favorite of mine but if you compiled soundtrack to my middle school years it’s got to be on that record. Then I realized, “this song is 20 years old.”
What’s worse, is that I then realize not only is it 20 years old, but it is older now than Disco, which washaving a brief revival at the time, in 1993, as well as being older than a lot of the music that was then on Classic Rock stations.
This week: Appreciating the art of the well-used Hand Clap
This month is the 40th anniversary of his second album and this week was his birthday so here are 25 of the best covers (on spotify) of the Boss’ work .
A lot of people have been trying to identify the name of the band and locate a full length version of the song we call “Stay (The Second Time Around)” for ov…
Is it a forgotten local band? A hoax? From another dimension? Despite the internet’s best efforts nobody’s figured it out yet
After a bit of a hiatus, the weekly playlist returns with many of my favorite recent discoveries and a couple of older ones that seem to fit.
All Night Long (Lionel Richie cover) by South San Gabriel
Listen: Katy Perry’s “Roar” layered over Sara Bareilles’s “Brave,” bpms matched to 92.5]
"Brave" release date: april 23, 2013
"Roar" release date: august 12, 2013
As Vulture point out, Bareilles is being gracious about this — and it’s not like they’re the only songs to sound like this.
It’s not just that they sound alike, it’s that they have same structure, hitting their choruses at nearly the same second.