Great year for music. Any year with new Arcade Fire has to be good. But here’s three songs that I dug, for one reason or another.
Lana Del Rey seems to be one of those people so talented it seems impossible that she should exist, but am I ever glad that she does. And that voice… I know this is a remix, but it rocks.
Empire of the Sun, don’t know much about them, but there is something infectious and joyous about this song, and it’s the best video of the year too.
And finally Glen Hansard. I’m sure most people have heard of him, or seen the movie “Once” (which is brilliant). This song is a knock-out. It’s just him and his voice, on Letterman. And that is amazing.
Merry Christmas everyone. Happy holidays. Be safe, be good, and enjoy. One extra song, this is my friend WilderSoul singing a strange poem: