Category Archives: Music

Translation, tears, titiliation

When Zhu’s latest album (GENERATIONWHY) came out a couple of months ago, a colleague of mine sent me the song Palm of My Hand. “It’s got a verse in French, sounds real sexy,” he said to me. I took a … Continue reading

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Fav Foreign Singer of the Week: Carla Morrison

Carla Morrison…I came across her album Dejenme Llorar (and specifically the song “Eres tù”) this week as San Francisco has seen a sudden uptick in rain (first real rain since April). Her music makes me feel warm and cozy but also remember that … Continue reading

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Daddy Issues

I listened to this song by a Belgian hip-hop/electronic artist named Stromae today, and although he wrote his song, Papaoutai, about 20 years and 6,000 miles from the Pacific Northwest where the lead singer of Everclear, Art Alexakis, penned a … Continue reading

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