Coverthon 2015 a huge success thanks to YOU

Coverthon 2015 a huge success thanks to YOU

Thanks to everyone who contributed, who volunteered their time to be guests on the show, who supported Tina, George and I by listening and chatting, and wrote questions and donated prizes to the event, Coverthon 2015 is now in the books, and is our most successful one...

Lyrics Undercover 300: “Take Me To Church” – Hozier

  An Irish solo artist, Andrew Hozier Byrne had been a little known singer before his song ‘Take me to Church’ started getting airtime on Irish and British Radio stations. Before too long, his song made it across the pond and the US listeners showed their love by...

Lyrics Undercover 229: “Young Americans” – David Bowie

  David Bowie’s “Young Americans” album was released in 1975, at a time when an irresistible dance beat was pounding through the airwaves and clubs. Disco hadn’t reached its apex—that would come in 1977, with the film “Saturday Night Fever.” This week Lyrics...

Lyrics Undercover 225: “Code Monkey” – Jonathan Coulton

  Code Monkey is described as a song for geeks, the success of its creator a fluke. Jonathan Coulton and his fans would argue both counts. This week, Lyrics Undercover isn’t telling the story behind the song. Instead, I’ll be using the song and its writer as an...