Walls, walls and more walls

I started this musical (and personal) project about 9 months ago. Unfortunately, during this time, we have had to talked about frontiers, walls, inmigrants, violence, etc. too many times. Once again, these days, due to some plans and prohibitions that emanate from the White House these issues are filling the headlines. We have selected for today […]

Nice cover

Following the recomendation from my colleague Hakepon today we are sharing a great cover of a famous song that is included in the 2016 comedy-drama film ‘captain fantastic’, directed by Matt Ross and starring Viggo Mortensen. The film has been nominated and awarded for many awards and has received positive reviews from critics (and from […]

Claudine

Today we are going to share the story of Claudine Longet (Paris, 29 Jan. 1942). She was a pop singer, but an actress too (she appeared in the film ‘The Party’ by Blake Edwards, where she sang ‘Nothing to Lose’ with music by Henri Mancini and lyrics by Don Black).  She was married to the […]

Songs for Africa

Today, in 1985, the single ‘we are the world’ was recorded in the A&M recording studio in Hollywood by several american singers such as Bruce Springsteen, Bob Dylan, Ray Charles, Paul Simon, Kenny Rogers, Cyndi Lauper or Stevie Wonder. The song composed by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie,  (that sang the single too) and produced […]

Aepyceros melampus

It´s seven o’clock in ther morning, but it´s about midnight if I cross the Atlantic Ocean to North America, or even later in South America; and it’s time for lunch, or for a ‘siesta’ in the antipodes…. I was going to say “let’s start the day with this song full of energy”, but if I […]

Stick together!

Today’s song could be even a novelty, which is quite unusual for this site! Arcade Fire shared last week (a few hours before Trump’s inauguration as the President of the U.S.A.) a new song, which is feautured by R&B/blues/soul singer Marvis Staples. All proceeds from this song go to the American Civil Liberties Union. It […]

EnJoy! Division

Joy Division made their live debut on January 25 1978 when they played at Pips Disco in Manchester (England). They had changed their name from Warsaw, that was inspired by the song Warszawa on David Bowie´s Low album). Enjoy!