Raw Power Of A Live Performance

The Raw Power Of A Live Performance

In the third of a series of articles on aspects of music, I look at the raw power of a live performance. Previous articles have looked at messages within music and combining old with new music genres. The Raw Power Of A Live Performance When I was young and lived…

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Pixels / Fine Art America adding widgets showing category first

With a premium membership on Pixels / Fine Art America you may add a shopping cart widget to your own site. However it is only Images first and often people prefer to show a category, or product type first Here is how I got around that to show my framed…

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combining old with new

Combining Old With New In Electro Swing

In the second of my short series of articles on aspects of music, I look at combining old with new music in Electro Swing. In my first article in the series, I looked at the deep messages underlying the music of Hozier. However, the aim of Electro Swing is to…

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June, My Elephant In The Room

June is a strange month for me. It’s my time for reflection which most people do at the New Year, or birthdays, (especially as we get older). For me it’s always been June. Halfway through the year when I realise that I’m no closer to my goals of last June…

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Goodbye Christopher Lee 27 May 1922 – 7 June 2015

Sir Christopher Frank Carandini Lee CBE, CStJ (27 May 1922 – 7 June 2015) was an English actor, singer and author.  He died on the 7th June 2019. He died in London with no cause known as yet. I was brought up with the tales starring Christopher Lee. Dracula, Hammer…

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message behind the lyrics

Hozier Puts A Message Behind The Lyrics

Hozier (full name  Andrew Hozier-Byrne) is an Irish musician, singer and songwriter who pus a message behind the lyrics of many of his songs. I hadn’t heard of him until last year, but he released his first album ‘Hozier’ in September 2014 following a successful EP in 2013 which included the…

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Getting to Know Mona Edulesco

I am a contemporary artist with a background in architecture, living and working in Lyon, France. My style is modern impressionist, semi-abstract and in some cases with expressionist influences. I am fascinated by the explosive textures and the intense chromatic that you can explore and reinvent by working the medium…

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