Well, this is embarrassing.
In the early days of this blog I’ve discovered gaping holes in my knowledge of popular music. This can make me feel like a bit of a fraud. 322 more words
The Rolling Stones – Soul Survivor. Well, I survived.
I suppose it was going to be inevitable on such a swings and roundabouts album as this, that after such a good song as Shine A Light, the final song would be another low point. 188 more words
The Rolling Stones – Shine A Light. Illuminating stuff
This was a song I had a few expectations about before I listened to it. I knew there was a recent filmed concert of that name – which suggested it was one of the Stones’ more recognized songs. 274 more words
The Rolling Stones – I Just Want To See His Face. Gospel of desperation
If somebody played em this track without telling me who it was, I might have guessed Tom Waits, but I certainly wouldn’t have thought of the Stones. 112 more words