Music

Music shared, reviewed and whatnot.

11 Pipers Piping

December 14, 2009 Comments Off on 11 Pipers Piping

Today’s song is a medley of the Carol of the Bells & Sing We Now of Christmas, as sung by BarlowGirl.  Because of the limited number of songs this time around, there aren’t as many repeat artists as the Month ... Read More »

12 Days of Christmas Music

December 13, 2009 Comments Off on 12 Days of Christmas Music

Two years ago, I did a series of posts leading up to Christmas that I called Month of Music.  Each day, I posted a Christmas song I enjoyed, for 30 days.  I decided to do something similar this year, but ... Read More »

Awesome album

June 1, 2008 Comments Off on Awesome album

Run Kid Run’s Love at the Core is fast becoming one of my all-time favourite albums. I’ve been listening to it for two weeks straight, and it’s replaced Relient K’s Mmhmm as my top pick for punk/pop album. There are ... Read More »

Chocolate + peanut butter

March 4, 2008 Comments Off on Chocolate + peanut butter

So I was looking through YouTube for beatboxing videos (don’t ask), when I came across this guy.  All I can say is that suddenly, the flute doesn’t seem quite so girly anymore&# Read More »

Funny video

January 10, 2008 Comments Off on Funny video

This one’s for all you classical music lovers Read More »

Month of music – roundup

December 26, 2007 Comments Off on Month of music – roundup

So here’s all the songs conveniently in one place for your listening pleasure… A Strange Way To Save The World – 4HIM [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Breath of Heaven – Amy Grant [Audio clip: view full post ... Read More »

Month of music – Dec 25th

December 25, 2007 Comments Off on Month of music – Dec 25th

Today’s the day and we’re celebrating by blowing the roof off with the Supertones’ “Joy to the World.” Merry Christmas, everyone! [Audio clip: view full post to listen] –>D/L<&# Read More »

Month of music – Dec 24th

December 24, 2007 Comments Off on Month of music – Dec 24th

It’s the eve of the big day, so what better song to share than “Silent Night”. This rendition was recorded by Sinead O’Connor. The spare instrumentation and soft vocals lend it an entirely appropriate atmosphere. [Audio clip: view full post ... Read More »

Month of music – Dec 23rd

December 23, 2007 Comments Off on Month of music – Dec 23rd

Another Sunday, which means a Christmas parent’s song. This final one is “A Strange Way to Save the World” performed by 4HIM. It’s the reaction of Joseph to being the father of the proclaimed Messiah, and how different it was ... Read More »

Month of music – Dec 22nd

December 22, 2007 Comments Off on Month of music – Dec 22nd

There are probably ten thousand different recordings of “O Holy Night” (I have seventeen). Each has its strengths and weaknesses. I’m partial to the Tracy Chapman recording, but it doesn’t give me chills the way the very traditional Josh Groban ... Read More »

Month of music – Dec 21st

December 21, 2007 Comments Off on Month of music – Dec 21st

Today brings us to the third and final version of “God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen” performed this time by MercyMe. This rendition has a much “fuller” sound than the previous two, but manages to sound more traditional at the same ... Read More »

Month of music – Dec 20th

December 20, 2007 Comments Off on Month of music – Dec 20th

Handel’s Messiah gets a makeover in today’s song. Soulful Celebration performs a gospel version of the “Hallelujah!” chorus. You may never be content to listen to the original again. [Audio clip: view full post to listen] –>D/L<&# Read More »