With the exception of a few songs here and there, I am not too familiar with Peter Gabriel’s work both in Genesis and his solo career. The following is a song-by-song review of his new album Scratch My Back which is a collection of covers beautifully set to strings, horns and the occasional piano. 1. [...]
Posted: March 8th, 2010 under Music, Reviews.
Tags: arcade fire, bon iver, david bowie, elbow, magnetic fields, melanie gabriel, neil young, paul simon, peter gabriel, Radiohead, randy newman, regina spektor, talking heads
I just arrived home from seeing my very first live concert at Greenville College Professor Rick McPeak’s barn just outside of Greenville. I’ve been out to the barn a couple times. Once at the end of last semester for some St. Paul’s get together, once for helping Thomas Johnson want the garden he planted there. [...]
Posted: October 28th, 2008 under Music, Writing.
Tags: Berry, Creativity, Empathy, Floundering, Greenville, hardcore, Jeff Tweedy, Joey Lemon, Live Shows, Matt Aufrecht, McPeak, Paul Goodenough, post-rock, Rachel Bowden, Radiohead, songwriting, Thom Yorke, Wilco
I got my discbox. It’s tight. I like the extras and the photos. They’re now Steve’s background.
Never have i been more stoked about an album as i am about this one. In fact, the last time I have been this excited about a new album was dc Talk’s Supernatural. I shouted when i found out the news! Radiohead’s seventh full length release, In Rainbows, comes out in 4 days on October [...]
we must always keep into account the frailty of our humanness, and to remember we can be outspokenly wrong, not completely informed, and even offensive the the open-minded Christ we serve. In other words, let us not cast the first stone upon the homosexual, just like Christ does not cast the first stone upon the [...]
There’s a new Wilco record coming out next month. It’s release date is May 15th. It’s called Sky Blue Sky. I’m stoked. Almost as stoked as I am for the new Radiohead…
newest dead air space “radiohead starts up again having finally caught up on some sleep next week i have a cd of what we;’ve been up to… and you haven’t. yet. (sorry) i must listen to it, after taking an ear break that always makes me nervous hope you’re well yours Thom”
nigel has yet another toy we want: http://www.radiohead.com/deadairspace/ im surprised, but elated some of my friends are in a band, and they’ve got some new songs online. they’re like copeland, if copeland was good: http://www.myspace.com/crimsonaddict