Tag Archives: vocals

The Tragically Hip: Machine

This was written over one listen, but there were a few pauses. I’m rather tired at the moment and so those pauses felt necessary, but perhaps they weren’t. The Tragically Hip’s “Machine” is from Man Machine Poem. From what I’ve … Continue reading

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Mouse on the Keys: Stars Down

Written over one listen. I think I was mostly just looking to capture the song as it progressed but I didn’t think too much about the approach which may have been a good thing. I’m really not sure. The song … Continue reading

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Peter Gabriel: Red Rain

One listen for this one. I’ve been meaning to do this for a few days. Not sure as to why I hadn’t until now, but here it is and I’m not sure if it’s specific or vague. Probably doesn’t matter … Continue reading

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Duster: Get the Dutch

This one was one listen which is something I’m glad for as I find it better to do these things in as few listens as possible. Less chance of overthinking which is that part of the aim of this exercise. … Continue reading

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The Tragically Hip: Man

This was written over two listens. I didn’t aim for anything in particular other than trying to capture the song. Probably could’ve done a bit of refining, but I’m mostly content with how this reads, so yeah. The Tragically Hip’s … Continue reading

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Atlantis Airport: Events in the Movie

This was written over three listens and a few false starts. I focused on describing the song and I kind of got down an idea of it, but what I wrote doesn’t paint the most detailed picture, so to speak. … Continue reading

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Yasunori Mitsuda: Reincarnation

Three listens for this one. Once more I just went with whatever, but I struggled on a few parts and had to think about what it was that I was saying. Yasunori Mitsuda’s (光田 康典) “Reincarnation” is from Sailing To … Continue reading

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Oh Wonder: Oh Wonder Review

So a while ago I uploaded what I thought was the last bit of writing I could find that I did for Cool Try. Today I was thinking about a review I finished off whilst in Melbourne within the few … Continue reading

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Peter Gabriel: Fourteen Black Paintings

This was slowly written over three listens. I was aiming to avoid imagery (I think) and I mostly succeeded. Still, this doesn’t say too much about the song, though maybe that’s okay. I hope you enjoy. — Woodwind comes in, … Continue reading

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Adrianne Lenker: Songs

I wrote a draft for this review a few months ago and then didn’t pick it back up until a few hours ago. Some things were move around but most what I wrote was re-written. I think I get just … Continue reading

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