A new batch to Henk-Jan’s soundtrack to 2018 in Spotify. A retrospective of the past ten days.
Thursday 11 October: The Choir – Mr. Chandler
Yesterday, The Choir spread the news that their longtime bass player, Tim Chandler, passed away on October 8 2018. The Burning Like the Midnight Sun (2010) album featured a song about Mr. Chandler’s adventures on airports.
Friday 12 October: CUT_ – Not Addicted to You
Saturday 13 October: Allie X – Sunflower – Synth reprise
Sunny Saturday, off to bake pastries in Amsterdam with my daughter. Relaxed synth track by Allie X taken from the upcoming Super Sunset album as a companion.
Sunday 14 October: Let’s Eat Grandma – I Will Be Waiting (Baths Remix)
Monday 15 October: Kim Wilde – Amoureux Des Rêves
Kim Wilde not only joined German Nena for a bilingual single of Anyplace, Anywhere, Anytime, but now colaborates with Laurent Voulzy for the French / English single Amoureux des Rêves, twisted French for Love Dreams or Dream Love.
Tuesday 16 October: KT Tunstall – Little Red Thread
KT Tunstall‘s back.
Wednesday 17 October: Gary Numan – It Will End Here
Gary Numan thinks it ends here.
Thursday 18 October: Jess Glynne – I’ll Be There
Friday 19 October: Mogli – Wanderer
Yesterday and today I watched Expedition Happiness, in which Felix Starck en Selima Taibi and their dog Rudi travel throughout the Americas with a converted school bus. Selima Taibi happens to be the singer songwriter Mogli. Her songs functioned as soundtrack Wanderer (2017) to the movie.
Saturday 20 October: Tenth Avenue North – Love Anyway
Authenticity, sincerity, humility and brutal honesty are brave…and the four things that I admire the most in people and art … my friends @tenthavenorth have done that here. More: https://t.co/lsoDi3anVO pic.twitter.com/Rt0P0nhTo7
— Plumb (@plumbmusic) October 19, 2018