tag Play a Song For Me
  1. Music to Love

    20140322-083839.jpg
    20140322-083729.jpg

    Photo Courtesy of Dangerdust

    There’s an American artist called Dangerdust that I’ve fallen in love with, they produce beautiful chalk drawings of quotes and song lyrics, featured above. For this Good Friday here are some other things to fall for.

    Lyla Foy 

    This girls music is beyond pretty.

    Francois and the Atlas Mountains

    The new album Piano Ombre beams jubilance.

    [spotify…

    View On WordPress

  2. Thus Owls Play Takeshi Terauchi

    Thus Owls Play Takeshi Terauchi

    Thus Owls

    There’s a feeling I get when something I’ve never heard is sent to me and it’s really good, it never fails to make me smile. When I ask that musician to write something for me and they send something equally amazing – then it’s almost like magic.

    In this case it’s Montreal husband and wife duo Thus Owls (Erika and Simon Angell) whose bewitching song ‘How in My Bones’ recently landed in my inbox.…

    View On WordPress

  3. 250 posts!

    250 posts!

  4. The Weekend Edition: Jon Mckiel

    The Weekend Edition: Jon Mckiel

    20140315-082319.jpg

    It’s Saturday morning, kind of grey and you want to listen to something pretty, but with a bit of punch. Find it in Jon Mckiel’s album Tonka War Cloud. I know very little about him, or the story behind the album, just that it feels like the story of a road trip. A really, really good one – there be angry drums just when you need them. A discovery via the marvellous music blog Said the Gramophone. 

    View On WordPress

  5. Frightened Rabbit’s Pedal Power

    Frightened Rabbit’s Pedal Power

    The Great Big Cycle

    Cycling 1100 miles in 12 day? Aye right. Why would anyone of non- Olympian pedigree take that on?

    I’m talking about this May’s Great Big Cycle, where ten amateur cyclists, including Grant Hutchison of Frightened Rabbit fame,  covering of the UK and Ireland. They’ll visit five capitals over 12 days and cycle about 100 miles a day. The reason? A really important cause.

    Frightened Rabbit Playlist

    Grant’s brother and lead…

    View On WordPress

  6. Listen up! Broken Twin

This song from 25 year old Danish singer Majke Voss Romme hit my inbox this week, great listening.

    Listen up! Broken Twin

    This song from 25 year old Danish singer Majke Voss Romme hit my inbox this week, great listening.

  7. Listen Up! Angel OlsenAmerican singer-songwriter Angel Olsen is an artist I heard of last year through her 2012 release View Post

    Listen Up! Angel Olsen

    American singer-songwriter Angel Olsen is an artist I heard of last year through her 2012 release

    View Post

  8. LISTEN UP! MOGWAI’s RAVE TAPESA recent conversation:
My friend: I always thought Mogwai were a rubbish indie band.
Me:No they’re…View Post

    LISTEN UP! MOGWAI’s RAVE TAPES

    A recent conversation:

    My friend: I always thought Mogwai were a rubbish indie band.

    Me:No they’re…

    View Post

  9. Daily Dance: The Hot 8 Brass BandIt’s Friday, waaaaaaay too early and I really needed a cheerful tune. Thank you The Hot 8 Brass…View Post

    Daily Dance: The Hot 8 Brass Band

    It’s Friday, waaaaaaay too early and I really needed a cheerful tune. Thank you The Hot 8 Brass…

    View Post

  10. Daily Dance: Colman BrothersReady for a dancing tune? Get some jazz into you!! A recent discovery by the name of The Colman…View Post

    Daily Dance: Colman Brothers

    Ready for a dancing tune? Get some jazz into you!! A recent discovery by the name of The Colman…

    View Post

About me

A small but perfectly formed version of musical treasure trove http://playthatsongforme.wordpress.com