Tag Archives: music

Promises Mean Everything

My internet commenting time has been going towards Dalrock’s blog – that comment thread is over 800 now – but the new post and initial responses reminded me of a song I heard on the radio a while back. (I … Continue reading

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Bad Advice

Never take life lessons from pop music. Otherwise, this might happen to you: You run those red lights, and crash your car into a bridge. Doubt insurance is gonna cover that. (Taking theological advice from pop music is probably also … Continue reading

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Blurred lines

A post tangentally related to the Truth in Pop Culture “series” – the Robin Thicke song “Blurred Lines” has been coming on the radio fairly often, and as is my wont, I looked it up on YouTube. (It turns out … Continue reading

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The Music Video

Ah, the music video: a perilous thing. Imagine you hear a song on the radio, and want to go listen to it again, so you do a little internet searching and up pops the Vevo music video for that song. … Continue reading

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Well, duh, music appreciation is learned

Study finds: appreciating music is a learned trait! Oh, gee, I never would have guessed that the VAST DIFFERENCES between different cultures’ musical styles meant that love of certain musical harmonies are LEARNED rather than some innate instinctual response to … Continue reading

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Postmodernism in Songs

Here’s another song I find decent to listen to whilst trapped in some of the worst traffic in the nation: One Republic, All The Right Moves I don’t actually have anything to say about this song (other than it’s decent-sounding) … Continue reading

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Truth in Songs – What Makes You Beautiful

I’ve toyed with the idea of posting a sort-of-series about songs I hear on the radio, and picking out a lyric phrase or two and responding to it. This gives me an excuse to post something whimsical and serious! And … Continue reading

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