My Life : The Soundtrack

In which I listen to the latest album of my life.

There is an argument that there is nothing sadder than a great artist that has decided to settle and continue to rehash the same music time after time. No growth and no pushing the boundaries.

So most artists change, and they lose their fans, it’s too different and not what people are wanting or expecting. In short new albums are disappointing because what we really want is what we had.

So it’s just great that the latest work from Mr and Mrs G is just that, their ‘Last Weekend’ may be a rehash of their greatest hits but that is just what their fans wanted.

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A day in the life

In which I read the news today, oh boy!

I had a bit of a rant to some people offline about the banality of my everyday routine, how I do the same thing five days a week until I get a chance to rest at the weekend. I thought this might be worth a blog post but today will be different.

Today I am going to try my hand at something new. I cannot promise it will be any good, not that I really promise any of my posts are of a high quality. This is just a preliminary warning that rather than the free-flowing paragraphs you may be used to I am trying my hand at songwriting.

Or more specifically, lyric writing.

More more specifically, slightly changing the words of an existing song while also breaking the syllable count and possibly any rhyming.

A day in the Life of Geek Ergo Sum.

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