Playing On Repeat: The Black Keys Get Deep on Turn Blue

 “Every now and then I see your face from way back when and I explode, Friends no longer egg me on, they bullshit serenade me like it’s gold, how then we’re told. I’m praying for some laughter, maybe joy forever after ’til I die, I’m hungry for a change, I got my fill of other’s […]

The Black Keys. Live. That is all.

“I was a movin’ man in my younger days, But I’ve grown out of my ramblin’ ways. I left that road so far behind, now I know, oh babe, I got mine” -The Black Keys, I Got Mine About 4 years ago my husband and I had tickets to go see Kings of Leon with […]

Playing On Repeat: Black Lips

“My eyes start to bleeding, from the southern smoke.  And ain’t nobody leaving, cause the shards will split your throat…” -Black Lips, Boys In The Wood This one’s a slow burner.  It brings to mind a swampy hot summer night swilling some brown liquid with some bad influence-types.  A slow southern drawl. A bluesy swaying […]

Playing On Repeat: Heartbroken In Disrepair

“Searching for life, gasping for air… Heartbroken, in disrepair” -Dan Auerbach, Keep It Hid So, this one’s far from new.  This is a song off of Dan Auerbach’s  (singer, guitar player from The Black Keys) 2009 solo album, Keep It Hid.  While I love his soulful bluesy voice, this song’s all about the guitar.  It’s […]