Tag Archives: piano music

With your heart in mind.

Just when I thought Justin Vernon couldn’t have surprised me anymore, comes along this jaw-dropping session he’s done together with Sean Carey, whose falsetto almost equals Justin’s legendary vocal performance. Among Steinways and tattoos, the beauty of this recording is in the sensibility and magnificence of the arrangements, in the fluctuating structure of its songs […]

Maximilian Hecker @ Szene

Maximilian Hecker was already in Vienna two months ago for a radio session at RadioKulturHaus. We got there too late though – so no chance, we didn’t get let in. He came on stage wearing a mask; when it came off, I admittedly liked his new bearded look. It gave off this seventies aura. I’ve […]

No one’s laughing at God

I read an interview with Regina Spektor a few days ago. It was a recent one, so obviously there was a lot of talk about her new album Far (coming out June 23rd I think). The interviewer referred to the album as being upbeat and went on to ask what made Regina so happy. A […]

Almost Lover

It’s not my favorite song by her.. But it fits so perfectly, at the moment. It’s as if we lived in that song years ago and we still do today. Your fingertips across my skin The palm trees swaying in the wind Images You sang me Spanish lullabies The sweetest sadness in your eyes Clever […]