Herbert Grönemeyer

Herbert Grönemeyer

Outside of German-speaking countries, Herbert Grönemeyer is most likely discovered in schools during a language lesson where the German teacher, weary of imparting the quite foreign vocabulary and definitely difficult grammar of her adopted tongue, would most...
Doug Seegers: Going Down The River

Doug Seegers: Going Down The River

Not many know better what it is to be a struggling musician like Doug Seegers does, who lived homeless in the USA until he was discovered by Swedish country singer and TV personality Jill Johnson. From singing on the streets to being nominated for a Grammis Award for...
Simon Cousins’ music: Finding love in each stranger’s eyes

Simon Cousins’ music: Finding love in each stranger’s eyes

Simon Cousins is a musician that is open to people and true to his music and a real uncomplicated pleasure to listen to. He has his own style and his personality transpires in his music. His performances have a playful and conversational aspect to them that give...
I Write The Songs #41

I Write The Songs #41

part 1 Put you records on, Corinne Bailey Rae, 2006, UK Crippled inside, John Lennon, UK I Wish I Was A Bird, Jesse Harris, USA Soundtrack featured: Pure Shores, Shaznay Lewis (All Saints), UK/Canada Run, Snow Patrol, 2004, Ireland/Scotland Featured singer-songwriter:...
Carla Bruni sings us a little French song

Carla Bruni sings us a little French song

It is easy to categorise Carla Bruni as a face and body with a higher than average ability to hang make-up and clothes. It might even be easier to identify her in relationship to her passage in the French white house or to her aristocratic background. However, under...