Category Music

Unconditional Love – The Ballad of Love and Hate

Christmas brings the full range of feelings; memories of people who’s not around anymore, love, doubt, fear of being lonely – all of them more visible and in the open. One of my favorite songs is by The Avett Brothers – The Ballad of Love and Hate. The Avett Brothers (Scott & Seth) are a […]

Falling in Love Just Make Me Blue

Soaked in a vat of bourbon, left hanging in the smokehouse for a few months, and then taken outside and run over with a car! The most distinctive voice in music was described in such a fashionably correct manner by critic Daniel Durchholz in the book “Musichound Rock: The Essential Album Guide” by Gray Graff. […]

Isolation, depression and heartache

Does that sound familiar? If you like Indie rock, you will find the genre loaded with artists and band contribution to the depression. There are pearls in between the swine – but the vast majority of bands and artists in the “whimprock” space are quite frankly depressively dead boring. One of pearls and a great […]

Always Love – Hate will get you every time!

Are you Sad? Happy? Euphorically in love? Getting married? Or just in the need of a sad or love happy hymn? I love these hymns of great sadness or happiness and there are also quite a few which can express both extremities. I wanted to share my collection of tunes about love and lost love, […]