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Damask Rose

This blog post is in response to Let’s Get Specific by Beth Johnson. 

When it comes to writing, the one thing most writers definitely suffer from, as Johnson says, is a severe lack of detail. 351 more words

Investigate

Grammy Awards 2017

Around this time of year, I usually like to put together a quick post summarising the Grammy Awards. Honestly, it’s a total nightmare – there are way too many awards in a myriad different categories, and I don’t really care all that much, but let’s see what we can see anyway… 233 more words

Jean-Michel Jarre

Song Of The Week 7

Hi all,

welcome in another song of the week. This week lets take it easy J. For example with great Vangelis. whose music can stand out imagination. 227 more words

Song Of The Week

Delectus

The box-set Delectus arrived on Friday. I booked the day off work, how sad was that- but then again, box sets of Vangelis remasters don’t arrive often. 644 more words

Music

That Blade Runner sound

With Vangelis’ Delectus box-set arriving in a few days time, the elephant in the room regarding that release is it lacking the Blade Runner score. It should include the score because the box has (most) of the albums Vangelis created at Nemo Studios in London, and listening to them chronologically will inevitably indicate how much of the music is building to the creation of that iconic score. 104 more words

Music

A few thoughts on 'Delectus'

Delectus is a forthcoming box-set of Vangelis albums dating from the 1970s/early 1980s, basically all the Polydor albums not already released in remastered form (his collaborations with Irene Papas came out remastered a few years ago).   521 more words

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