Think of England

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by Bear’s Den off their debut album Islands. So I was listening to BBC Radio1 when Greg James, superbly awesome DJ extraordinaire plays this song that sounds a little like Snow Patrol and the Lumineers all wrapped into a neat little trio of British musical brilliance. Take a listen…   What do you think?  Please share!! And […]

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Music to Love: Thinking Out Loud

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And I’m thinking ’bout how people fall in love in mysterious ways Maybe just the touch of a hand Well, me I fall in love with you every single day And I just wanna tell you I am. ~Ed Sheeran – Thinking Out Loud I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE THIS SONG!!!  Yeah, I know this song […]

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Rambling About: The Visceral Tuneage of Beacon

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The best music is music that can make you think as well as feel, sounds that are as visceral as they are cerebral. And the best love songs are those that acknowledge that the power of human sexuality can be just as terrifying as it is thrilling, that the passion that leads us to love […]

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Rambling About: Pray for Love by Kwabs

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Yesterday, I heard this song on BBC Radio1.  I am freakin’ lovin’ it!!  Take a look-listen and tell me what do you think.     We prayed for love Someone in the distance Who will listen Listen to our breaking hearts…  — Pray for Love by Kwabs It’s available in the UK on May 20th.  […]

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So I found this amazing song…

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  This song was featured at the end of last week’s episode of Reign.  First of all – if you haven’t seen that show, you must check it out.  It’s historical intrigue and debauchery at it’s finest.  Think The Tudors for teens with a love triangle that’s crazy good. Not to mention some awesome music.  […]

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Sharing Some Love for “I See Fire”

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I’m a little late posting this….    But still wanted to share some new music love for one of my favorite artists Ed Sheerann.  (By the way – thanks to BBC Radio Scotland — I knew of Ed Sheeran in 2011 — waaaay before he was being played on US stations and started touring with […]

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The 1975

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Uhmmmm – I love this self titled album by the UK group The 1975!! They’ve got a fun, indie-pop sound with catchy beats you’ll want to put on shuffle and crank up the volume. There are sixteen tracks and I like just about every single one.  You can listen to most of the album on […]

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Missed Music Monday–Help Me Lose My Mind

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Talk to me and watch me crumble, You will see me come undone. (Lyrics from Help Me Lose My Mind by Disclosure) I totally missed posting this last Tuesday…. The official release day for Disclosure’s awesome single, Help Me Lose My Mind featuring London Grammar.  (And if you’ve been paying attention to this blog, you’d […]

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Song of the Week Featuring Gabrielle Aplin’s The Power of Love

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Thank you BBC1 for turning me on to yet another amazing British artist.  This time it’s solo artist Gabrielle Aplin with the song The Power of Love.  Seriously – both the song and video are chill-inducing.  What the heck is chill-inducing you ask?  It’s when you have chills up your arms because it’s THAT freakin’ […]

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New Music Tuesday: Elastic Heart by Sia

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So you know how I listen to BBC Radio 1 to stay up to date on new music headed our way.  Last week they debuted another single from the Catching Fire soundtrack – Elastic Heart by Sia featuring The Weeknd and Diplo.  The first few stanzas of Elastic Heart actually reminded me of Rhianna, but […]

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