A song from the 70’s, 1974 to be exact.  I love this song it has such madness set about it. Focus with Hocus Pocus

Last night at 7:30 pm we left M’s father and brother at the port for them sailing home. It was a great relief. My initial thoughts detailed in “Family Visit” were on target. Friday we collected them at the port and drove the hour back home. M’s brother could not wait to start, or should I say, carry on drinking, which he did as though his life depended on it, quite literally… Read More

This was an easy one today, a song that makes you want to fall in love, and for this, there is only one. Depeche Mode – One Caress

I love classical music and have a deep passion for music written in the 16th centuries, and pastoral music, therefore, for today I give you one from each Gregorio Allegri (b 1585) and the second is a Vaughan Williams (b 1872) take on a theme of Thomas Tallis (b 1505). The second piece I saw being performed by the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra at the beautiful Liverpool Cathedral. It was an incredible… Read More

A song that you play when you are angry? Honestly, I do not have specific songs, but I do love a bit of heavy metal or death metal to get me going. If listening to this likes of this it helps channel my anger and usually neutralises it. Bloodspot – Volcanos

I’m not really much of a sad person, indeed, I could even go as far as saying I am almost without emotion, I know, like Sheldon from The Big Bang Theory, but it is true. M reminds me of this from time to time, however, I do love a song that laments, and have a plethora of them in my playlists. These are songs I can ride with when I am down… Read More