Monthly Archives: April 2015

Sounds of Silence.

When Simon & Garfunkel sang about the sounds of silence I’m sure they weren’t talking about tinnitus. Almost fifty years to the date Simon & Garfunkel released ‘The Sounds of Silence’, a track that has become synonymous with The Graduate … Continue reading

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Benjamin Clementine – Condolence

I’d sit through a lot of musicals for a voice like Benjamin Clementine’s….actually, scratch that, it would have to actually be Benjamin Clementine. In other French news, I recently snuggled up at the State Cinema in Hobart with a glass … Continue reading

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Rokia Traore – Sarama

“I miss your smile, I want to hear your laughter”… Sarama, from Rokia Traore’s album Beautiful Africa. This particular song in no way represents how upbeat and dance fueled the rest of the album is, but is still full of … Continue reading

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You’re Lucky: part two

N.B. my bosses previous statement that I’m lucky has actually turned into a curse. I did a solo shift in the restaurant on Wednesday and what was meant to be a quiet night turned into a full house with him … Continue reading

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