PLACEBO – Shout (Tears for Fears)

"Shout" is a song by English pop/rock band Tears for Fears, released as the second single from their second studio album, Songs from the Big Chair (1985), on 23 November 1984. Roland Orzabal is the lead singer on the track. It is regarded as one of the most recognizable songs from the mid-eighties, and is… Continue lendo PLACEBO – Shout (Tears for Fears)

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

R.E.M. – Shiny Happy People

"Shiny Happy People" is a song by the American rock band R.E.M. from their seventh studio album, Out of Time (1991). It features guest vocals by Kate Pierson of the B-52's, who also appears in the music video. According to the singer Michael Stipe, the lyrics are a satirical translation of the Chinese government's propaganda… Continue lendo R.E.M. – Shiny Happy People

RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS – Dark Necessities

From the RHCP's album The Getaway (2016). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q0oIoR9mLwc Coming out to the light of dayWe got many moons that are deep at playSo I keep an eye on the shadow's smileTo see what it has to sayYou and I both knowEverything must go awayAh, what do you say?Spinning knot that is on my heartIt's like… Continue lendo RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS – Dark Necessities

ALICE MERTON – Hit The Ground Running (live @ Exit Festival, 2018)

From Alice Merton's No Roots EP (2017) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P5iGKurco40 Hit the groundHit the ground running It’s a one way street with an open endAnd you never know what lies aheadBut I always knew that this was itThe signs were litOh, I always knew I’m gonna hit the ground runningHit the ground runningOnly waiting for the marching… Continue lendo ALICE MERTON – Hit The Ground Running (live @ Exit Festival, 2018)

ALICE MERTON – Hit The Ground Running

From Alice Merton's No Roots EP (2017) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ajgPR6F47W8 Hit the groundHit the ground running It's a one way street with an open endAnd you never know what lies aheadBut I always knew that this was itThe signs were litOh, I always knew I'm gonna hit the ground runningHit the ground runningOnly waiting for the marching… Continue lendo ALICE MERTON – Hit The Ground Running

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

CONCRETE BLONDE – Everybody Knows (Leonard Cohen)

Leonard Cohen's "Everybody Knows" by Johnette Napolitano's Concrete Blonde, from their album Pump Up the Volume (1990). It was a single that charted at #20 on the US Billboard Modern Rock Tracks chart in September 1990. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l5Fb4K8pNmg Everybody knows the dice are loadedEverybody rolls with their fingers crossedEverybody knows that the war is overEverybody knows… Continue lendo CONCRETE BLONDE – Everybody Knows (Leonard Cohen)

CONCRETE BLONDE – Heal It Up (live on Jon Stewart)

Concrete Blonde was an American alternative rock band from Hollywood, California. They were initially active from 1982 to 1995, and reunited twice: first from 2001 to 2004, and again from 2010 to 2012. They were best known for their album Bloodletting (1990), its top 20 single "Joey", and Johnette Napolitano's distinctive vocal style. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QcJjaL2sL9w Feeling… Continue lendo CONCRETE BLONDE – Heal It Up (live on Jon Stewart)

ALICE MERTON – Funny Business

From Alice Merton's album Mint (2019). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lleYJOwpRC8 LYRICS:Trust me / Trust me when I say that I was innocentTrust me / He only stayed ‘cause we were just listeningYeah we were just listening I know what you think / I know you’re scaredI’ll find someone else / And I know what you thinkThat I’ll be… Continue lendo ALICE MERTON – Funny Business