BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN – Nightshift (The Commodores)

An essential song selection in the early creation of Only The Strong Survive, the track inspired Springsteen, his producer Ron Aniello and engineer Rob Lebret to christen themselves “The Night Shift” while finishing this new record. “Nightshift” was first recorded by The Commodores on Motown Records in 1985, serving as a tribute to late soul music… Continue lendo BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN – Nightshift (The Commodores)


DORIVAL CAYMMI – O Vento (The Wind)

Dorival Caymmi's centenary. Dorival Caymmi's song "O Vento" (the Wind) powerfully evokes the wind that puts everything in motion. Filmed in Bahia, Brazil. O VENTO / THE WIND(DORIVAL CAYMMI) Vamos chamar o ventoVamos chamar o vento Vamos chamar o ventoVamos chamar o vento Vento que dá na velaVela que leva o barcoBarco que leva… Continue lendo DORIVAL CAYMMI – O Vento (The Wind)


Zeca Pagodinho (born February 4, 1959), is a Brazilian singer-songwriter working in the genres of samba and pagode. Eu tenho um santoPadroeiro, poderosoQue é meu pai OgumEu tenho Tenho outro santoQue me ampara na descidaQue é meu pai XangôCaô E quem me ajudaNo meu caminhar, nessa vidaPra ir na corrida do ouroÉ Oxum, é… Continue lendo ZECA PAGODINHO – Minha Fé


"Henry Lee" may be a Scottish folklore character (as in the song "Young Hunting") or—not by sheer coincidence—Henry Lee Lucas (1936-2001), an American convicted serial killer. "Henry Lee" is taken from Nick Cave's Murder Ballads (1996). Henry Lee Lucas was convicted of murdering his mother in 1960 and two others in 1983. He rose to… Continue lendo NICK CAVE & PJ HARVEY – Henry Lee

KRS-ONE – Sound of da police

KRS-One's first official solo album, Return of the Boom Bap, yielded hit singles "Outta Here" and "Sound of da Police." The latter has been featured in several films. Woop-woop! That's the sound of da police! That's the sound of the beast! Stand clear! Don man a-talkYou can't stand where I stand, you can't walk… Continue lendo KRS-ONE – Sound of da police

KRS-ONE – Step Into A World (Rapture’s Delight)

"Step into a World (Rapture's Delight)" is a song performed by American rapper KRS-One. It was released on March 3, 1997 via Jive Records as a single from his third solo studio album I Got Next. The song contains a portion of the composition "Rapture" written by Debbie Harry and Chris Stein, and a sample… Continue lendo KRS-ONE – Step Into A World (Rapture’s Delight)

Fan First: Serj Tankian on ‘Toxicity,’ Mike Patton, Nu-Metal & New Music

Serj Tankian of System of A Down speaks about fighting injustice with guitars, his early musical loves, why the release of Toxicity was SOAD's most challenging moment, becoming an artist, his new solo record Perplex Cities, his next live project, his forthcoming memoir and lots more. SERJ TANKIAN CONTENT GUIDE: 00:00 Fighting injustice with… Continue lendo Fan First: Serj Tankian on ‘Toxicity,’ Mike Patton, Nu-Metal & New Music

JORGE MAUTNER – Marielle Franco

Taken from the album Não Há Abismo Em Que o Brasil Caiba (2019). The sentence “There ain't no abyss that Brazil fits in” was stated by Portuguese philosopher Agostinho da Silva (1906-1994) who lived in Brazil during Salazar's dictatorship. Uma força furiosa me impele a gritarCom os nervos à flor da peleÉ preciso exterminarA… Continue lendo JORGE MAUTNER – Marielle Franco


From the Elasticity EP (2021) Oh, dear RumiMy little baby, I love youYou move me, my sonYou improve me'Cause you're the one The wisdom of the word, the source of all of creationEcstasy of devotion in the sound of every actionIt's driving to hear and see all life, an anomalyNever lose thy wonder, the… Continue lendo SERJ TANKIAN – Rumi


from the Perplex Cities EP, available October 21, 2022 on all major streaming platforms. Serj Tankian, well-known as the frontman for System of a Down, is about to release a five-song EP: Perplex Cities, via Serjical Strike, on October 21. Perplex Cities is Serj's second EP in the past two years, following the release… Continue lendo SERJ TANKIAN – The Race