Monday, September 26, 2016

Song of the Week: Day In, Day Out

I always thought Nat Cole's version of "Day In, Day Out" was superior to any other version I'd heard. My one quibble with this particular version is that it seems a step too fast.

Monday, September 19, 2016

Song of the Week: Too Many Dirty Dishes

At the risk of turning the Song of the Week into my own personal blues channel, this week's song is from guitarist Tab Benoit. It's another example of the creativity of the blues genre. It's a simple premise of a man suspecting his wife of cheating on him, but it's addressed in an oblique manner with a fair amount of humor.

Monday, September 12, 2016

Song of the Week: Cedars of Lebanon

This week's song is the closing track from U2's 2009 album No Line on the Horizon and is one of my favorites from that album.