R.E.M. – Everybody Hurts

"Everybody Hurts" is a song by American rock band R.E.M. from their eighth studio album, Automatic for the People (1992), and released as a single in April 1993. It peaked at number 29 on the US Billboard Hot 100 and reached the top 10 on the charts of Australia, Canada, France, Iceland, Ireland, the Netherlands,… Continue lendo R.E.M. – Everybody Hurts

CONCRETE BLONDE – Joey

From Concrete Blonde's album Bloodletting (1990). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OdpTcvSn8HQ Joey, baby - don't get crazyDetours, fences, I get defensive I know you've heard it all beforeSo I don't say it anymoreI just stand by and let youFight your secret warAnd though I used to wonder whyI used to cry till I was dryStill sometimes I get a… Continue lendo CONCRETE BLONDE – Joey

CURRENT 93 & ANTONY [ANOHNI] – Whilst The Night Rejoices Profound and Still (live)

Live @ the Teatro Ibérico, Lisbon, Portugal, 8th February, 2003 (PanDutro, 2003) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RFJ0cTrFbV4 As we stared beyond the windows there Over all the gardensThat have never beenAnd will never grow againHow longHow longThe shining winking stars The clouds too highSo highPointing to some final starThe dull face of the skyAnd the sound of the callingOf… Continue lendo CURRENT 93 & ANTONY [ANOHNI] – Whilst The Night Rejoices Profound and Still (live)

ANTONY & THE JOHNSONS – Cripple and the Starfish (early 1996 version)

This dreamy, synth-laden version of "Cripple and the Starfish" appears on the 1996 various artists compilation, 'God Shave The Queen'. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tG9vnaE89JA Mr. Muscle forcing burstingStingy thingy into little me, me, meBut just “ripple” said the crippleAs my jaw dropped to the groundSmile smile It’s true I always wanted love to beHurtfulAnd it’s true I always… Continue lendo ANTONY & THE JOHNSONS – Cripple and the Starfish (early 1996 version)

ANTONY & THE JOHNSONS – The Lake (live in Stockholm 2006)

Taken from the three-track EP titled The Lake (2004). Adapted from a poem by Edgar Allan Poe. Antony & the Johnsons is an American music band led by Antony Hegarty, who later changed his name to Anohni. Nobody sings paradise for not having it, but rather out of the fear of losing it.CIORAN, The Book of Illusions… Continue lendo ANTONY & THE JOHNSONS – The Lake (live in Stockholm 2006)

CURRENT 93 – The Cloud of Unknowing / Dormition and Dominion

Both songs are taken from Current 93's album Of Ruine Or Some Blazing Starre - The Broken Heart of Man (1993). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2F8i9bZT3OU https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zdhyq93wAeg The Cloud of Unknowing (Middle English: The Cloude of Unknowyng) is an anonymous work of Christian mysticism written in Middle English in the latter half of the 14th century. The text is… Continue lendo CURRENT 93 – The Cloud of Unknowing / Dormition and Dominion

LEONARD COHEN – Waiting For The Miracle

"Waiting for the miracle" is taken from Leonard Cohen's 1992 album The Future. Three songs from this album, "Anthem", "The Future", and the menacing "Waiting for the Miracle" (co-written by Sharon Robinson) were used prominently on the soundtrack for Oliver Stone's 1994 film Natural Born Killers. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VYnZP9lUAmg Baby, I've been waitingI've been waiting night and… Continue lendo LEONARD COHEN – Waiting For The Miracle

DRY CLEANING – Live on KEXP

Dry Cleaning are an English post-punk band who formed in South London in 2018. The band is composed of vocalist Florence Shaw, guitarist Tom Dowse, bassist Lewis Maynard and drummer Nick Buxton. They are noted for their use of spoken word primarily in lieu of sung vocals, as well as their unconventional lyrics. Their musical… Continue lendo DRY CLEANING – Live on KEXP

NILS CHEVILLE & NICOLAS SEGUIN – Saxofone Por Que Choras?

Jararaca e Ratinho foi uma dupla musical formada por José Luis Rodrigues Calazans, o Jararaca (Maceió, 29 de setembro de 1896 — Rio de Janeiro, 11 de outubro de 1977), e Severino Rangel de Carvalho, o Ratinho (Itabaiana, 13 de abril de 1896 — Duque de Caxias, 8 de setembro de 1972). Além de cantores… Continue lendo NILS CHEVILLE & NICOLAS SEGUIN – Saxofone Por Que Choras?

AURORA – Famous Blue Raincoat (Leonard Cohen)

Aurora Aksnes (1996-), known mononymously as Aurora, is a Norwegian singer, songwriter, dancer and producer. Born in Stavanger and raised in the towns of Høle and Os, she began writing her first songs and learning dance at the age of six. After some of her songs were uploaded online and became popular in Norway, she… Continue lendo AURORA – Famous Blue Raincoat (Leonard Cohen)