Tag Archives: Singer-songwriter

SONG OF THE DAY Brenton Wood -Trouble

As far as soul tunes go, this has that ‘something’ unusual about it, something that sets it apart, and this is what reeled me in. It’s been four days without a song!! Four long and painful days of searching, but … Continue reading

Posted in Funk, R&B, Singer-songwriter, Soul | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

SONG OF THE DAY Kevin Morby – This is a Photograph

Kevin Morby saves the day!! I’ve been experiencing something of a music drought as of late, but Mr Morby’s latest offering, This Is A Photograph, is something of an oasis, and in its inspiriting flow I have been basking! This … Continue reading

Posted in Alternative, Singer-songwriter | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

SONG OF THE DAY Jim Sullivan – U.F.O

James Anthony Sullivan, better known as Jim Sullivan, was a singer-songwriter and guitarist whose all-too brief musical career was cut short by his disappearance in 1975.  He was just 35 years old when he vanished without a trace in New … Continue reading

Posted in Folk, folk rock, psych-folk, Singer-songwriter | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

SONG OF THE DAY Bob Destiny – Kalenda Rock

Born in San Juan (Puerto Rico) in 1933, Ralph Philip Brown, better known as Bob Destiny, was a singer-songwriter and musician.  He rose to fame as a child when, at the age of six, he was tap dancing in a … Continue reading

Posted in calypso, Singer-songwriter | Tagged , | Leave a comment

SONG OF THE DAY Richard Swift – The Bully

Singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and producer, Richard Swift wrote music for the love of the art. He wasn’t overly famous and never wrote a commercial hit song, but his singular work resonated through a lot ear drums, bringing joy to all those … Continue reading

Posted in Doo-wop, Indie, Indie Rock, Secretly Canadian | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

SONG OF THE DAY Sinn Sisamouth – Beloved Girlfriend

My weary ears needed to hear something soothing and coaxing tonight and it just so happens that I  managed to find the perfect sound for this job! It’s not the easiest of feats writing about an artist who’s well-earned title … Continue reading

Posted in Easy listening, Jazz | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

SONG OF THE DAY Ros Seresysothea – Cham Dop Khae Teart (Wait Ten Months More)

Ros Serey Sothea was a Cambodian singer and actress born in Battambang in 1948. She became something of a superstar in Cambodia, reaching cult status in a short space of time and was (aptly) titled “The golden Voice of the … Continue reading

Posted in Psychedelic, Psychedelic rock, Singer/Songwriter, Soul, World | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

SONG OF THE DAY Jonathan Richman – Want To Visit My Inner House?

The music of Jonathan Richman has, for me, always felt endearing and friendly; like its reaching out for a hug. Described as one of rock’s most eccentric and unpredictable cult figures, he is a performer whose eternally childlike public persona … Continue reading

Posted in Acoustic, Singer Songwriter | Tagged , | Leave a comment

SONG OF THE DAY Mazouni – Je pense à celle

 Ahhh..why has it taken me so long to share this song?? I thought I had featured the wonders of Mazouni many weeks ago, but I haven’t it would seem!! So here goes! One thing’s for sure, I’m not spoilt for … Continue reading

Posted in African, Folk, France, Singer-songwriter, World | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

SONG OF THE DAY Daniel Norgren – Why May I Not Go Out And Climb The Trees?

I didn’t really know what I fancied listening to today, but when I found today’s song, it kind of suited the moment perfectly. This soothes and strokes the ear canal with its rich vocal tones; such is the coaxing power … Continue reading

Posted in Alternative, Blues, Folk, Singer Songwriter | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment