Tag Archives: music

Song of the Day: Nobody Gets Out Alive by Le Castle Vania

Le Castle Vania is an electronic dance music project created by Atlanta-based DJ Dylan Eiland. Eiland began DJing at warehouse parties and raves in Atlanta at age 16. He adopted the name “Le Castle Vania” with the release of his remix … Continue reading

Posted in Music and Musicians / Song of the Day | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Song of the Day: Der Hölle Rache by Mozart

“Der Hölle Rache kocht in meinem Herzen” (“Hell’s vengeance boils in my heart”), commonly abbreviated “Der Hölle Rache“, is an aria sung by the Queen of the Night, a coloratura soprano part, in the second act of Mozart’s opera The … Continue reading

Posted in Music and Musicians / Song of the Day | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Song of the Day: Telescope by Marcus Warner

This song is by Marcus Warner and appears on the album Liberation (2014). Lyrics: If I could use a telescope Would I see a brighter sky? On darker nights, I cannot cope And the rain makes me lose all hope … Continue reading

Posted in Music and Musicians / Song of the Day | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Song of the Day: She Wants to Move by N*E*R*D

“She Wants to Move” is a single by American hip hop and rock group N*E*R*D from their album Fly or Die. It was written by Pharrell Williams and Chad Hugo. Lyrics: Shake it up…shake it up girl Shake it up…bass … Continue reading

Posted in Music and Musicians / Song of the Day | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Song of the Day: Bury Me Not on the Lone Prairie by William Elliot Whitmore

“Bury Me Not on the Lone Prairie” is a cowboy folk song. Also known as “The Cowboy’s Lament”, “The Dying Cowboy” and “Bury Me Out on the Lone Prairie”, the song is described as the most famous cowboy ballad. Lyrics: … Continue reading

Posted in Music and Musicians / Song of the Day | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Song of the Day: I Say a Little Prayer by Dionne Warwick (& Aretha Franklin)

“I Say a Little Prayer” is a song written by Burt Bacharach and Hal David for Dionne Warwick, originally peaking at number four on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 pop singles chart in December 1967. On the R&B Singles chart it … Continue reading

Posted in Music and Musicians / Song of the Day | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Song of the Day: Take Me Home, Country Roads by John Denver

“Take Me Home, Country Roads” is a song written by Bill Danoff, Taffy Nivert, and John Denver from a a letter/poem their friend (John Albert Fitzgerald) living in West Virginia wrote them. It was initially recorded by John Denver. It … Continue reading

Posted in Music and Musicians / Song of the Day | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Samorost 3 by Amanita Design

Samorost 3 is an exploration adventure and puzzle game created by Amanita Design, also creators of the award-winning Machinarium. “Our most ambitious experience to date and a loose continuation of the older Samorost and Samorost 2. Samorost 3 follows a curious space … Continue reading

Posted in Art and Artist | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Song of the Day: Sympathy for the Devil by The Rolling Stones

“Sympathy for the Devil” is a song by The Rolling Stones, written by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards and credited to Jagger/Richards. Lyrics: Please allow me to introduce myself I’m a man of wealth and taste I’ve been around for a … Continue reading

Posted in Music and Musicians / Song of the Day | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Oldest Surviving Written Melody in History

The oldest surviving written melody so far discovered in History which can actually be reconstructed, was Hurrian Hymn Text H6. The musical notation for this amazing 3400 year old melody, was discovered in Ugarit, Northern Canaan (now forming the Southern part … Continue reading

Posted in Good to Know / Science, Music and Musicians / Song of the Day | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment