From the daily archives:

Friday, August 8, 2014

#917: 2006, Neil Young, Living With War

August 8, 2014

Jackie South’s post of The Dropkick Murphys‘ version of Eric Bogle’s first world war lament, The Green Fields of France marked the start of the latest theme week here at Songs to Learn and Sing (the first for a good long while):  anti-war songs. It is an apposite theme week given not just the current […]

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Iraq and ISIS: A testament to the failure of the West

August 8, 2014

Is it me, or is the world a particularly depressing place upon which to exist at the moment? Palestine implodes under the ferocity of the Israeli bombardment; the Ukraine teeters on a knife-edge between being just a nasty civil war, to something altogether more catastrophic; a deadly virus rampages through North Africa, whilst everyone tries […]

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