Love Enough For Two

Loving for what? Both us? For two? I just love for myself and even in Portuguese “Amar Pelos Dois” this song is nothing more than a piece of crap very much appreciated by Europe. The old, antique and self-convinced Europe thinking since long the culture resides only between Portugal (westernmost European country) and Russia (easternmost […]

Thank you very, very much, Mr. Cohen

Leonard Cohen

Thank You Very Much, David

David Bowie, Space Oddity

Velhos Tempos

Suddenly I knew that you’d have to go, your world was not mine, your eyes told me so. Yet it was there I felt the crossroads of time and I wondered why.

The old ways are lost…

by Loreena McKennitt “Old Ways”, in Nights from the Alhambra(live), © 2007 Subtitles in Portuguese by Zé Barbosa[1]. […]

Ain’t Talkin’

As I walked out tonight in the mystic garden The wounded flowers were dangling from the vines I was passing by yon cool and crystal fountain Someone hit me from behind

Ain’t talkin’, just walkin’ Through this weary world of woe Heart burnin’, still yearnin’ No one on earth would ever know

They say prayer […]

Dompe

My Lady Carey’s Dompe is that kind of tune[1] very much able of transporting us to the very old times of kings, knights and m’ladies, castles and jousts between men always greedy for showing and proving their manhood, yesterday just like today.

Curiously, the theme is also presented by some people as a traditional Irish […]

Welcome back Winamp ??

After our post “Goodbye Winamp“, last December 19th, something has happened in the finances world and it looks like Winamp has been moribund but definitely not dying! Not yet, though…

The rumor about the possible interest of Microsoft Inc acquiring Winamp was just that, a rumor. However, because good things should never die, good news […]

(S)ulfuric flavo(r) !!!

It was seven years ago I first wrote about this Icelandic band, Sigur Rós. I ended that very same post with “Come on, give it a try!! Actually, I just know very few people who love this rock band and buy their CDs as well. And, believe me, I and some of them have very […]