As fans, we get a lot from music. Solace. Sympathy. Support. Strength. It’s heartwarming to hear stories about fans being able to return the favour, or as in the case of Treeline Recordings’ Taking It To Heart compilation, paying that kindness forward.
The lyrics on Hejira are beautifully crafted and explore the ways in which loneliness and feminism can often intersect. Joni Mitchell is never didactic but always a storyteller, painting poignant pictures with her songs that still reflect our landscape.
Preoccupations by Preoccupations I get it. Preoccupations’ previous name sucked, in a pretty big way. It made people angry, made them call for action, and demanded some kind of recognition of wrong. I can also get how fraught the prospect of starting over can be, and how destructive that process can be on the individuals involved, […]