Midday Music Thursday: Egrets on Ergot ‘Sister Please’

So, I’m bringing you a little bit of new music today from Egrets On Ergot. This song from Egrets on Ergot really caught my ear when it popped up on my Twitter feed. Yeah, Twitter sucks, but companies still insist on using it to premier new videos and music. So, if you choose to write about music online, it’s pretty much a requirement to monitor … Continue reading Midday Music Thursday: Egrets on Ergot ‘Sister Please’

Thursday Midday Music: Kreator’s ‘Renewal’

Today’s Midday Music hails from Germany’s Kreator. Kreator is known as one of the “Big Four” of Teutonic thrash metal, along with Sodom, Tankard and Destruction. With this album, the band adopted a sort of more experimental sound that actually sounds kind of heavily influenced by punk music to me. Renewal is their sixth album. It is also the last album to feature original bassist … Continue reading Thursday Midday Music: Kreator’s ‘Renewal’

Midday Music Thursday: Sleepytime Gorilla Museum

Ever hear of Sleepytime Gorilla Museum? Probably not, which is often the way with the most adventurous and interesting of music. They’re very hard to describe because they blend metal, classical and art house music. That might sound like a recipe for disaster, but when put together, it makes for an unpredictable and fun whole. “Helpless Corpses Enactment” comes from their third, and so far … Continue reading Midday Music Thursday: Sleepytime Gorilla Museum

Midday Music Thursday: Vangelis’ ‘End theme Reprise’

Today’s Midday Music Thursday continues the Blade Runner theme we have going this week. This is probably the most memorable track from the original Blade Runner movie: Vangelis’ “End Title Reprise.” “End Title Reprise” is followed here by “Tears in the Rain” which is many people’s favorite scene in movies period. Interestingly, the tears in the rain speech was ad-libbed by Rutger Hauer. Continue reading Midday Music Thursday: Vangelis’ ‘End theme Reprise’