Guylaine Tanguay’s Homage to French Classics

Canadian and Quebecoise singer Guylaine Tanguay has released a new cover album, Vos Coups de Coeur à Ma Façon (Your favourites my way). The record covers classic songs from French music over many years. It is impressive to hear a combination of musical genres. The music is Country/French Pop. The guitar and banjo add a bold touch to … Continue reading Guylaine Tanguay’s Homage to French Classics

Single Saturdays: Eliane – Small World

Swiss Popstar Eliane has released a new single entitled Small World. The song is about a young woman struggling in life and asking for support from her significant other. It also symbolizes the importance of solidarity and support for one another in a world falling apart. The music is Pop/Swiss Pop. The composition is phenomenal, with complements … Continue reading Single Saturdays: Eliane – Small World

First Album Fridays: Tara Drouin Silver Lining

American musician Tara Drouin has released her first album entitled Silver Lining. The themes are love and life. The music is Rock. The compositions are beautiful and rich. There's a 70s feel to the album, such as the pieces Happiness and I'm Grateful. The song The Sweet parallels George Harrison's famous hit Here Comes The Sun (in the beginning), then parallels the style of two … Continue reading First Album Fridays: Tara Drouin Silver Lining

Throwback Thursdays: A Visit to The Irish Rock & Roll Museum

At the end of last week, I returned from a lovely trip, which included visiting the Irish Rock & Roll Museum in Dublin, Ireland, in mid-August. It was a guided tour. I learned quite a bit about Irish Rock & Roll and the Irish music scene. It started with a tour of the studios and … Continue reading Throwback Thursdays: A Visit to The Irish Rock & Roll Museum

Robin Lane’s Latest Album Dirt Road to Heaven

American singer Robin Lane released a new album, Dirt Road to Heaven. The themes are love, Summer and life. The music is Country, mixed with some Alternative sounds. There's an impressively balanced mix of old-fashioned Country music and contemporary beats. For example, the song Hunny Drummer reminds me of Fleetwood Mac's 70s hit Dreams. The album parallels the Country … Continue reading Robin Lane’s Latest Album Dirt Road to Heaven