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Please don't take my sunshine away.

The Civil Wars.

Ill blog more later. But right now, I’m heading to work. Life is rather beautiful ❤️

The Impact of the Musical Elements on Form

My yearly lecture on the relationship of the elements of music and musical form took a different approach this year. The lecture began by playing a number of examples taken from the current UK top 10 – that adhere to ‘the rule of 4′ (where the verse and chorus consist of multiples of 2/4): These songs included ‘All About the Bass’ by Meghan Trainor, ‘All of Me’ by John Legend, ‘I’m Not the Only One’ by Sam Smith and ‘Bang Bang’ by Jessie J. 364 more words

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"Dance Me to the End of Love" - Taipei, Taiwan

Finally, a video from a different corner of the world. Filmed in the picturesque gardens by the National Concert Hall in Taipei.

“Dance Me to the End of Love” – Leonard Cohen


One year

I will love you for the rest of my life, even though you couldn’t stay.


[COVER] Joy Williams feat. Hudson Taylor // "Sound of Silence"

If the name Joy Williams sounds familiar to you, it’s probably because she was formerly one half of the folk duo The Civil Wars. Since the duo officially called it quits earlier this year, Joy has been teasing fans via social media of a solo album–hopefully on it’s way soon. 99 more words

Lifestyle Fyle: Crystal Yates album release

Was that just a dream last night? Pinch me. No, it definitely was not!

Last night was incredible! I was invited to go to Crystal Yates’ album release concert & party, (it’s still on pre-order but you should buy it: … 434 more words


Buy Local (Music)

This week I thought I would keep it local, since I live in Alabama. So I am going to share some of my favorite artists from around the state. 367 more words