The War On Drugs – An Ocean In Between The Waves (Live on KEXP)

Feel the way that the wild wind blows through the room Like a nail down through the heart That just don’t beat the same anymore That might as well be gone … And there’s a haze right between the trees And I can barely see you You’re like an ocean in between the waves The…

Music of the Day: Portable – Say It’s Going To Change

My head in my hand Must be the wrong station Separation just a ****** Disintegrating all relation Say, say it’s going to change soon Portable aka Bodycode Side Note: Alan Abrahams has been in motion his whole life – This first line from Portable aka Bodycode’s bio always intrigues me. The idea of motion is…

Music of the Day: Eric Clapton – I Shot The Sheriff (Live at Crossroads 2010)

Freedom came my way one day And I started out of town All of a sudden I see sheriff John Brown Aiming to shoot me down So I shot, I shot him down, I say I shot the sheriff, but I did not shoot the deputy Eric Clapton Side Note: One thing I’ve always loved…

Music of the Day: Red Hot Chili Peppers – Can’t Stop

Can’t stop the Gods from engineering Feel no need for any interfering Your image in the dictionary This life is more than ordinary Can I get 2 maybe even 3 of these Coming from a space To teach you of the pliedes Can’t stop the spirits when they need you This life is more than…

Music of the Day: The Police – The Bed’s Too Big Without You

Since that day when you’d gone Just had to carry on I get thru’ day but late at night Made love to my pillow but it didn’t feel right The Police Side Note: I don’t particularly identify with the lyrics now, but that groove and musicianship is real. When they start jamming, the trio of…

Music of the Day: Quest For Fire – The Hawk That Hunts The Walking

Take me to your favorite spark, and show me that you have never been watched By the hawk that hunts the walking By the wind that takes the talking By the sky that sees you come and need you every day Quest For Fire Side Note: One of first songs I heard outside of Kyuss…