Category Archives: Song Analysis

My take on the lyrics of a given song

The Troubles – U2

I would love to be able to post the full audio here but unfortunately I have not found one. Please feel free to check out this short clip of the song as reference (and if you find a full version … Continue reading

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U2 – Invisible With Official Video

Official video: Very cool looking video for sure. Sign of how the tour will look I wonder? I found a bit of Bono trying too hard in spots here but a good effort. Mark Romanek did a great job directing. … Continue reading

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Reflektor – Arcade Fire

Watch/Listen here: I’ve always liked Arcade Fire. Not psychotic love though, as many do. I have to say I’m quite intrigued and liking the first single from the new album. Lyrics here, more below: Trapped in a prism In a … Continue reading

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I Am Dust – Gary Numan

Watch/Listen: So many have probably forgotten Gary Numan since the 80’s and his mega-hit Cars. I have never stopped listening to this incredibly gifted songster and showman. His sound has morphed over the years from electronica to a more industrial … Continue reading

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Came Back Haunted – Nine Inch Nails

Watch/Listen: The latest from Trent Reznor and the inimitable Nine Inch Nails! Lyrics here, more below: Haunted The thorn is deep and the mouth is wide Saw some things on the other side Made promise to never tell You know … Continue reading

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Demons – The National

Watch/Listen here: I’ve been a fan of this band for many years. Their music is always intriguing and his voice is so beguiling and surprising. Their new album Trouble Will Find Me is out May 21, 2013. Get it. They … Continue reading

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Heaven – Depeche Mode

Watch/Listen: If you haven’t heard, the new album Delta Machine, is due out March 26. Heaven will be released February 5th. These guys still know how to bring it! Lyrics here, more below: Sometimes I slide away Silently I slowly … Continue reading

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Turn Back Time – The Gullwings

Listen.Watch: This band is a force waiting to break. Coming out of Stockport, England in the middle of one of my favourite musical areas on the planet, they’re growing quite the following and this song is a great indicator of … Continue reading

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Where Are We Now – David Bowie

A huge surprise to see this come out! A man who knows how to keep things quiet. Lyrics and song meaning below. Here’s the tracklisting:The Next Day 3:51 Dirty Boys 2:58 The Stars (Are Out Tonight) 3:56 Love Is Lost … Continue reading

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Angel of Love – Depeche Mode

Watch/Listen here: The latest from this amazing band. This song is a stunner to me. Let me know how you feel about it! Update: If you haven’t heard the new single Heaven, check out my write up here. Lyrics here, … Continue reading

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