I've written about this a couple times, but here's a brief summary of why I keep calling my blogs 'Somewhere North.' The Spot There’s a place in Scotland called Niest Point. It’s on the most westerly tip of Skye, and home to one of the most famous lighthouses in Scotland. While living in Aberdeen in 2009, … Continue reading Why ‘Somewhere North’?
There's certain music that resonates deeply, that provides a soundtrack to certain periods of life and forever reminds you of the feelings experienced during that time, however good or bad they might have been. Over the past couple of years, that kind of aural therapy has been provided for me by David Bazan and Pedro … Continue reading You Are Worthy of Love: On A Night With David Bazan
Note: I’m not a music major nor a music critic, so I can’t exactly describe why these albums are good or why I like them. Obviously I have a ‘type’, and this is what I’ve been listening to a lot over the past 6 months or less. Two of my favorite bands with new albums that did … Continue reading Favorite albums of 2018 (so far)