Tag Archives: saul williams

What We Talk About When We Talk About Music #6

One of the most beautiful things about music is that it can surprise you in many ways. I heard The Sixth Golden Ticket for the first time years ago and was stunned by its beauty and its desperation – but mostly, stunned by the fact I could quickly become that obsessed with a track which […]

Paper Bird @ Vorstadt

If you never liked (fairy)tales, you’ll be surprised at your change of heart and will want to grab the book of tales nearest to you after sitting for an hour surrounded by Paper Bird‘s music. I find myself most particularly thinking of Hans Christian Andersen‘s stories. How could one not see the connection with the […]

Laut Lauter Lyrik

I went to see Saul Williams at Literaturhaus over a week ago as part of the Laut Lauter Lyrik festival. I whined at the end of SLAM, very much in fact, so my excitement that night was at its peak. A Saul Williams reading! I, for some awkward reason, stupidly tend to think that really […]

Girl’s favorite songs of the month (November)

Here we go again. Lynyrd Skynyrd: Simple Man (old skool rock; just addictive) Coldplay: In The Sun (feat. Michael Stipe) (a live version of Joseph Arthur’s wonderful song) Brand Nubian: Time’s Runnin’ Out (a really nice rap track, sort of melancholic; first heard it in the movie Slam with Saul Williams.) Demi Lovato & Joe […]