Tag Archive: Sound of Music

Feb 08 2016

Because you’ve always wanted to hear Adele’s “Hello” covered in Swedish

I am crawling out from under the work rock that’s had me covered up since returning from my Christmas & New Year’s holidays in the US to share a remarkably good cover of Adele’s monster ballad “Hello” IN SWEDISH … a language that certainly is not beautiful when I speak it. But it’s truly gorgeous here. Enjoy.

Oct 07 2015

Coming up for some air & a cappella


I’m mid-way through my  first full week at my new job, which is has been awesomely exciting and awesomely exhausting at the same time. My brain is about 10 years older than the last time I had to learn so much new stuff all at once … and I don’t have a lot of energy …

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Sep 23 2015

Ariana Grande is pretty grand, especially when she’s Celine


I have this vague idea that I’m not supposed to like Ariana Grande. A quick glance of her Wikipedia entry shows she was a child star on Broadway and then a Nickelodeon TV series. She’s released a couple of album that have done pretty well in the U.S. I also remember hearing something about an …

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Sep 10 2015

#TBT to a time when you had to be able to sing to have a hit record


I rarely take part in the “Throwback Thursday” internet meme, primarily because I just can’t handle yet another deadline. But then a former radio colleague dropped an item about an upcoming appearance of the Canadian band Chilliwack into my Facebook news feed yesterday, and I thought to myself, “Hmmmm … I remember something about that …

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Jul 17 2015

Three-part harmony won’t ever sound this way again

A former radio colleague of mine posted this gem of a performance from 1999 in his Facebook timeline this week, and I haven’t been able to stop listening to it ever since. It’s a remarkable cover of the classic Neil Young song “After the Goldrush” performed live by Dolly Parton, Emmylou Harris and Linda Ronstadt, …

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Apr 08 2015

Imagine Radiohead’s “Creep” as a ballad

You will thank me later for this amazing cover of a 90’s classic.

Feb 05 2015

Earworm extraordinaire

I wish Swedish commercial radio would over-play THIS Sia tune the way they have “Chandelier.” Freaking AMAZING.

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