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Bernard Herrmann

His scores have taken on a life of their own away from the movies they were meant to accompany. Play someone the music from the Psycho shower sequence and people will know the mood you are trying to convey. Bernard Herrmann’s music has transcended movies and for me become something more. Often filled with dark brooding tones and often heavy… Read more →

Euro-Trip 1995

Way back in the spring of 1995 myself and a good friend at the time decided we would take some time out before he started Uni and I went to college and have a little road trip. ¬†We ended up driving a red ford escort down to Greece and back over a period of 2 months. We had hoped to… Read more →

You Can’t Always Get What You Want

When I was at school a friend of mine lent me his tape of Hot Rocks 1964-71 an early best of The Rolling Stones. It utterly blew my mind with it’s breath, depth and sear bluesy rock ‘n’ roll attitude. There are Stones classics from their early work such as Time is on my side and (I can’t get no)… Read more →

That Thing Called Love (Good Love Songs)

Lets face it most pop songs are about love or variations of love. Young love, unrequited love, physical love or just love of ones self (Yes I am looking at you Mr West). With so many love songs out there I have chosen my favorites. ¬†Remember kids use music not to get into a girls pants but use it to… Read more →