Today is the International Book Day since today is also the anniversary of Shakespeare’s, Cervantes’ and Inca Garcilaso de la Vega’s death (though they really didn’t die this date). It became internationally recognized in 1996. In northeast Spain, in Catalonia today is also Saint Jordi or Saint Jorge, a traditional celebration where red roses and […]

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Fly (III)

Today an original cover for the third post of our ‘fly’ series; in fact is the song that inspired the complete series.  It is an odd cover by Josh Tillman (Father John Misty, or viceversa) singing at Karaoke during a cruise the song ‘I believe I can fly’ (originally released by R. Kelly in 1996) […]

Once again Leonardo

I think that L.Cohen will be always essential: their songs or the millions of covers of them. His influence has travelled generation after generation. Enjoy! P.S: i will try to have a look to the record where today’s song was included in 2012. I am sure it will deserve a whole new chapter.

Generation X icon

50 years ago it was born Kurt Cobain, you know the singer, songwriter and guitarist who had several hits joined to Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic from 1991 to 1994 when after several attemps and after struggled with heroin addiction, illness and depression, he committed suicide in 1994 (April 5th) becoming one of the most […]

Late discovery

I am afraid that I have discovered too late, but even that I am so happy to have heard about him this week. He has a long musical history, has played drums with the Fleet Foxes at some point, and I have found several great songs and covers during the last days that I am […]