Monthly Archives: May 2017

One Random Single a Day #109: “Edge of a Dream” (1984) by Joe Cocker

While writing these music reviews, I’ve found that the hardest part of this task is not writing reviews of music I like or love, or even writing on music I dislike or hate. It’s definitely the music on which I … Continue reading

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One Random Single a Day #108: “Tzena, Tzena, Tzena” (1950) by Vic Damone

Yet another single where no image of the record sleeve, album art, or record itself are satisfying (or even exist online), so I must default to an image of the artist himself. It’s not worth much fuss, though. Vic Damone … Continue reading

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One Random Single a Day #107: “Día Negro” (1997) by La Barranca

I’m definitely falling way behind on this project… but I’ll keep persisting! I’ve been so caught up in the world of pop music lately, mainly with all the new stuff from this year, but also with rediscovering various pop hits … Continue reading

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One Random Single a Day #106: “Hablemos de amor” (1978) by Leonardo Favio

Today seems to be all about the foreign language fare! Before this, I’ve written about two foreign language recordings from two separate European countries – “Kansi kiinni ja kuulemiin” and “Ik zie de zon”. And now here comes a third… although … Continue reading

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One Random Single a Day #105: “Ik zie de zon” (1948) by Eddy Christiani

And now, to continue with the trend of music in the tradition of peculiar European languages, here is a song in Dutch! Although it’s not quite as weird, since I know a lot of German and the Dutch language is … Continue reading

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