Category Archives: Music

Words I Love 73 – Ambient

It’s been a while, but I’m back with the latest in this occasional series. Today’s is apt after an afternoon listening to ambient music maestro Brian Eno… ambient ˈambɪənt/ adjective adjective: ambient 1. relating to the immediate surroundings of something. “the … Continue reading

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Musical Diary 06 – ‘Pop Music?’

New offering… Here’s the latest edition of my monthly blog ‘Musical Diary’, where I dip back into my musical past. This month we go back to February 1978 as the seeds of British band, The Pop Group, start to sprout. It’s perfect timing … Continue reading

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Musical Diary 04 – ‘Call Me A Cab’

It’s time for the latest edition of my monthly blog ‘Musical Diary’, where I dip back into the past for a musical moment that meant a lot to me personally. This month we go back 30 years as I focus on … Continue reading

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Ten Great Black Album Sleeves – Vol 1

A random ten for you today – ‘Great Black Album Sleeves’. The theme is not related to my photo blog, it’s just that records with predominantly black covers seem to have played a big part in my life. What about you? This … Continue reading

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Musical Diary 03 – ‘Time To Go Down In The Tube Station’

It’s October and time for this month’s ‘Musical Diary’, where we dip back in time, in this case October 1978. 34 years ago saw the release of my favourite song by The Jam – ‘Down In The Tube Station At Midnight’ … Continue reading

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Top 10 ‘More Songs About Buildings And Architecture’

Another Top 10 today, to accompany this week’s themed photo blog on ‘Unusual Structures’… Top 10 ‘More Songs About Buildings And Architecture’ 10= Building A Building – The Sea And I 10= Hotel Yorba – The White Stripes 09. Building Wraps … Continue reading

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Top 10 Songs About Buildings and Architecture

Originally posted on The Man of Letters:
Time for another Top 10, this one is inspired by this week’s themed Photo Blog on Buildings. Top 10 Songs About Buildings & Architecture 10. Building – Ultravox 09. Life Without Buildings – Japan…

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