Music that strikes a chord — JP Hoe’s, “Safe and Sound”

Heading out to my mom’s today I scanned the CD tower and picked Winnipeg band, JP Hoe’s, “The Dear John Letters” to listen to on the ride out.  I had forgotten how good this band and this album are.  This is one of my favorite tunes from it. Learn more about JP Hoe here. UPDATE: …

Music that Strikes a Chord — “Rise to Me,” by The Decemberists

The Decemberists, left to right: Nate Query, Chris Funk, Jenny Conlee, Colin Meloy, John Moen. Photograph: Autumn de Wilde for the Guardian Since Spotify has stopped working with the bluetooth in the car through my phone, I have started listening to CDs again. The Decemberists’, “The King is Dead” is one hell of a good…

Songs that Strike a Chord — The HU Band, “Wolf Totem”

image link If this doesn’t give your scalp a serious tingle… The HU Band!  Just heard them for the first time a few days ago and was instantly hooked.  Rock and Roll/Rockabilly/New Genre/Old Genre is alive and well, my friends.  If you put the cc on the youtube you can see what they’re singing.  And…