Posts Categorized: Music

Seen Live: Like a Bat Out of Hell

Vorig jaar vierde Meat Loafs Bat Out of Hell zijn 40e verjaardag. Om dat te vieren stelde Menno Gootjes (de gitarist van Focus) een band samen (met muzikanten die bij onder andere We Will Rock You, Jesus Christ Superstar, Ayreon, Anouk, Kane, Trijntje Oosterhuis, Stevie Ann, VOF De Kunst, Charlie Dée, Toontje Lager, Idols/The Voice… Read more »

30 Day Song Challenge #30

Day 30: a song that reminds you of yourself. Acda en De Munnik — Als je me morgen ziet The main reason I like Acda en De Munnik so damn much is the words. Thomas Acda has diminutively said that he just puts them it the right order, but in truth, both he and Paul… Read more »

30 Day Song Challenge #29

Day 29: a song you remember from your childhood. Will To Power — Baby I Love Your Way / Freebird Medley (Free Baby) As I said earlier, I wasn’t all that into music as a kid. Apart from the kiddie stuff, I can’t recall much music beyond what my parents forced upon me (and lets… Read more »

30 Day Song Challenge #28

Day 28: a song by an artist whose voice you love. Lana Lane — Symphony of Angels (live in Japan) This live version of “Symphony of Angels” was the last of three bonus tracks tacked onto Queen of the Ocean, the first Lana Lane album I bought, but I was sold long before I reached… Read more »

30 Day Song Challenge #27

Day 27: a song that breaks your heart. Hanson — If Only Last year, I saw Hanson in Paradiso. During “If Only” I nearly lost it completely. Ever since Hanson released it as a single in 2000, it had been one of my go-to songs when I, ever the hopeless romantic, was once again drowning… Read more »