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366 Songs 339: O Come, O Come Emmanuel

I don’t think I’d ever heard this (“trad,” as the music books would call it) song before this version by Belle & Sebastian, but I adore it for its gentleness and the harmonies that appear in the latter “Rejoice/Rejoice” refrains. … Continue reading

December 4, 2012 366 Songs ,

366 Songs 335: Lazy Line Painter Jane

In a strange way, this song reminds me of McAlmont & Butler’s “Yes” – It’s the jangly guitar and the fact that this song just builds, just grows into an epic that’s irresistible and so exuberant and filled with a … Continue reading

November 30, 2012 366 Songs ,