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Introducing: Serenity Came Calling

Brutal metal riffs and poetic vocals may not be the most obvious things to place side by side one another, but that’s exactly what Scottish five-piece… 512 more words


Tartan Heart Festivals, Hippies and the Summer Of Love

Exactly 50 years ago, in 1967, the “hippies” of North America (and other parts of the world) converged on Haight-Ashbury, San Francisco, wearing flowers in their hair. 1,511 more words

1970s Songs

An American Odyssey in Song: Maine - Roger Miller and King of the Road

Welcome to this series where I am going to attempt a virtual journey around the 50 States of America in song – Suggestions for the next leg always welcome! 1,494 more words

1960s Songs

EP Review: NEON HURRICANE - "Liquor Sweet"

I have a particular fondness for hard-working do-it-yourself indie artists and bands who write their own songs and play all their own organic music. Neon Hurricane… 436 more words


In Excelsis Deo by There Will Be Fireworks

New Christmas songs that aren’t cutesy and irritating – and aren’t remakes of the old good chorals – are hard to come by. And until now, there’s probably never been a seasonal Christmas song that could be added to a non-seasonal playlist.   911 more words

Song Lyrics And Meanings

Interview: Strange Creatures' Tom Peline

Up and coming Glasgow based band Strange Creatures is currently getting ready to release their new album.  The band originally started as a side project for Tom Peline and one of his closest friends, and now band mate, Anton Plott. 749 more words


Ghost Songs – Micah Gilbert

Ghost Songs – Micah Gilbert

This song by Micah Gilbert (an American musician born in Athens, who now lives in Scotland) is a beautiful reminder – or an urging, rather – to stop carrying the heavy pain we feel. 599 more words

Song Lyrics And Meanings