Line(s) of the Day #ListenToYourHeart

Roxette listen to your heart

I know there’s something in the wake of your smile.
I get a notion from the look in your eyes, yeah.
You’ve built a love but that love falls apart.
Your little piece of heaven turns too dark.

Taken from the American chart topper song Listen to your Heart by the Swedish band Roxette, from their second studio album Look Sharp (1989).

Line(s) of the Day #SlavetoLove

bryan ferry slave to love

The storm is breaking or so it seems
We’re too young to reason, too grown up to dream

Taken from the song Slave to Love by Bryan Ferry, from his UK chart-topper solo album Boys and Girls (1985). I’m a big fan of his elegant, velvety smooth voice, especially with his work on Roxy Music. Jealous Guy and More than This are my personal favourites.

Reviews and Other Features: Explosions in the Sky

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sis and I

Last week I went with my sister to see a band I’d wanted to see for quite some time, Explosions in the Sky.  I’ve been a fan ever since I heard their third album The Earth is not a Cold Dead Place, which just blew my mind. It really was one of the best things I’ve ever heard. So when tickets became available in November last year I just had to go and see them. I’ve been fortunate to see great performances from artists such as Depeche Mode,  Coldplay, U2 and Duran Duran, and this was right up there. Like with Arcade Fire, I just had to write about the experience and share my photos.

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Line(s) of the Day #WillRogers

Will Rogers celebrated wit

Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.

William Penn Adair “Will” Rogers (1879 – 1935) was a man of many talents. The Oklahoma-born star was a celebrated wit, vaudeville performer, stage and screen actor, columnist and social commentator.