Tag: rock

Introspection I (The Chrome Lake part 3)

« Introspection » by Alberto Baumann

« Introspection I » is the third part of « The Chrome Lake, » and its first section with vocals.

As implied by the title, the piece is about looking into oneself. More precisely, it speaks of having the courage to look at the places which have been hurt, despite the pain, for this is part of the healing process.

The chorus hints at the empowerment that comes from exposing oneself, including one’s areas of vulnerability. Finding the str (...)   

COTD #101 : The Turnaround

Emblem 45 from Atalanta Fugiens by Michael Maier
Emblem 45 from Atalanta Fugiens by Michael Maier

The fifth and as of yet unwritten chapter of “

COTD #100 : The Evolution of Countless Questions, part 3

The Radio Tower by Karel Tršický
The Radio Tower by Karel Tršický

As I hinted to in the preceding instalment of “The Evolution of Countless Questions” series, the lyrics to that part (...)   

COTD #98 : Creeper, Instrumental Break

Climbing plant by Popperipopp
Climbing plant by Popperipopp

The instrumental break of “Creeper” illustrates the growth of the climbing plant, the insidious suggesti (...)   

COTD #97 : Ignorant, Ending

Ignorant” ends on a call to integrity, hinting at the idea that happiness does not need to come at the end of a relentless pursuit, but rather that it is always available along the way to one whose thoughts and deeds are in alignment with their values, hopes, and dreams, and who remains true to their heart :

Say, how often do you wonder
If everything you’re working for
Is worth all that wait ?
Say, how often do you ponder
Pretending that all is fine
When you can’t bear your fate
Say, do you truly love
Or are you waiting for the day
When it’ll be too late ?

Today’s clip presents the last verse, last chorus, and chamber music ending :

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COTD #94 : Sooner Or Later part 2

Until Then
Until Then

More sunny skies here this morning, which is timely as it puts me in my springtime/acoustic guitar mindset, and “Sooner Or Later” is next on the list of Clips Of The Day.

While the first half of the piece starts in a reflective mood that leads into a (...)