Tag: Art of the Song

Doin’ It Right In The Land of 1000 Dances, A Mixtape

Art of the Song presents Doin’ It Right In The Land of 1000 Dances, a free mix for your downloading pleasure! Perfectly calibrated to get those hips shakin’ and feet tappin’, play this on your speakers and get ready to dance the night away!  If you’re feeling lucky, just click the picture for the download, or […]

Song of the Day: I Got, Young The Giant

Today’s Song of the Day features an up-and-coming band out of California (what else is new) called Young The Giant.  Drawing inspiration from a Brothers Grimm fairy-tale for their band name, the group (consisting of members from 20-22 in age) rented a house in Newport Beach to inspire the music on their upcoming album.  “I […]

Song of the Day: “Knock On Wood”, Eddie Floyd

Eddie Floyd’s “Knock On Wood” is a timeless Stax classic.  Don’t let the new movie Easy A tell you otherwise (its the featured number near the end of the movie) everything about “Knock On Wood” is in a groove, the rhythm guitar is warm and pounding, the vocal performance is electric and those horns are […]

The Morning Benders are, quite unabashedly, one of my favorite current bands out there, and one of the few that I’ve had the pleasure to meet in person, albeit briefly.  So when i heard of a new single coming out by way of the wonderful French blog La Blogotheque there was absolutely no way i […]