The record’s great but the live performance on YouTube is even better, featuring artists like: AC/DC, Lawrence, Desert Sessions, Staind, Paolo Nutini, Tamia, Garbage, Kanye West, Mac Miller, Erykah Badu, Charlotte Church,
Two lovers secretly meet for their love is forbidden – featuring artists like Chet Baker • Arawak • Piero Umiliani • Jeff Beck • Vangelis • Bernard Herrmann • Tushifumi Hinata • Grant Green
Let this selection of movie scores glide you through the Hero’s Journey – featuring artists like Hans Zimmer • Howard Shore • Alan Silvestri • Thomas Newman • Danny Elfman • Alexandre Desplat • Harry Gregson-Williams,
Are you floating yet? – featuring artists like Jimmy Whoo • Ryuichi Sakamoto • Air • Vangelis • Daft Punk • Lucien & The Kimono Orchestra • Jeff Beck • Brian Eno
Brittany. Howard. That’s all you need to know. Such power, yet mixed in with soulful control in her voice. You’ve got to stop what you’re doing and give this track a listen.
Do you want to get lost in a moment? – featuring artists like Lovage • WizKid • Burna Boy • DaVido • Sudan Archives • Juniore • The Avener • Sudan ArchivesThe French girl releases her legs from the Nigerian boy’s hips. The hem of her black mini-skirt slides down her thighs as her suede ankle boots graze the floor of the passenger train’s toilet. He tosses the condom into the metal bin and pulls up his zipper. Breathless, eyes glossy and sparkling, they embrace. He rests his forehead against hers. She smiles.
Retirement was invented to allow people, who were once but no longer good at something, to stop doing that thing they are no longer good at. That creation bore an offspring named Early Retirement, where they may still be good, but there’s someone better, cheaper, and/or fresher to take over.
Sometimes it’s just so fucking bleak – the past, the present, the future – nothing’s right – everything’s wasted, me included. At times like this – I need something simple, something recognizable, something tangible that I can attach myself to – I need sonic salve.
While the organic opening to this track is rather foreboding, the subsequent six minutes of solid 4 by 4 electronic beats feels relentlessly optimistic…