For this Cheery Ch(T)une Ch(T)uesday, we’re going to take a look at the beautiful SONG TO THE SIREN. It’s a much covered song from the late 60s. Its mood is languid, melancholic, dreamy. The version we are looking at is from its composer, Tim Buckley.
The message of Macklemore and Ryan Lewis’ reflection on same sex love, SAME LOVE (featuring Mary Lambert) is pretty straightforward. It’s a plea for understanding, tolerance and acceptance. Towards its conclusion, it makes a strong argument for marriage equality.
So, yet again, it’s Cheery Ch(T)une Ch(T)uesday. This week’s selection may be considered somewhat bleak to be called “cheery”. It’s Sia’s huge pop hit from 2014, Chandelier, a song exploring the dark side of drinking to cope.
How many blogs have started with a comment along the lines that romantic love is one of the great mysteries of life? I hate to think. But it's Cheery-Ch(T)une-Ch(T)uesday, so we are going to concern ourselves with love and its mysteries.
This Ch(T)uesday’s Cheery Ch(T)une is positively jaunty! I defy you to watch this video and not find yourself smiling and tapping along to its infectious lilt. This little dose of good cheer comes from someone more usually known for their literate and darkly macabre mu...