Well isn’t Taking Me Back a moody little song.
Actually, I guess moody isn’t really the right word. This makes it difficult to explain. I suppose what I mean is that there’s a certain mood, a certain atmosphere created by The Common on this track….and yet atmospheric isn’t quite right either. (more…)
Ahh these Italian rockers, they’re a bit like home. You can wander around and explore as much as you like, each genre a new terrain, each song a new landmark. But after a while you crave for something familiar, and returning to it is comforting and refreshing. This visit back home is rejuvenating. (more…)
Some of you might be thinking ‘hang on a minute, Enjoy the Silence is a song by Depeche Mode’ or perhaps ‘hey Susan Boyle has a song called that’ well you’d be right.
Enjoy the Silence was originally written and sung by New Wave, synthpop group Depeche Mode. In fact it was one of their most successful songs. I loved the original, had it on repeat a lot and that is how I first discovered this band, Lacuna Coil, six years ago. (more…)