Posted By: Cedric On: Dec 2nd, 2012 In: Blog Music News Comments: 1

5 tunes that kept me alive in 2012

I mean these are the songs I went back to time and time again this year whenever I needed some solace from whatever life threw at me. It wasn’t a bad year by any means, but there were certainly some rough patches that required medicine…music that is, with a capital M.

 

# 5

 

 

Not quite the new Terry Callier yet, but this song hits all the right notes…and Lord knows I need good loving

 

# 4

 

 

pure pleasure – from one of the best (and most elusive) EP of the year.

 

# 3

 

 

Battisti! The poet that taught me all the Italian I need to know – this edit builds into a euphoric vocal crescendo of pure joy. Ecstatic.

 

# 2

 

 

best love song ever

 

# 1

 

 

Absolute masterpiece – this one reaches otherwise untouched parts of my soul. I’ve listened to this obsessively. Saved my life.

 

(also earns the oscar for the # 1 song to sing my lungs out to – well, not quite, but sort of – without having a clue of what the lyrics are)

One Response to 5 tunes that kept me alive in 2012


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    24/12/2012 at 00:38

    […] these were played pretty much everywhere.  ”Wang East” is pure pleasure (cf previous blog “5 tunes that kept me alive this year“), “Thinking of You” and “That’s […]

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