100 songs for the 2010s: Brandi Carlile’s ‘The Joke’ #12

Hello! To finish off today with #12, we have a song that I have heard numerous times without really realizing and picking up on it - Brandi Carlile's 'The Joke'. Representing those marginalized by society, who struggle with fitting in and being loved for who they are, 'The Joke' cuts you deep, both lyrically and … Continue reading 100 songs for the 2010s: Brandi Carlile’s ‘The Joke’ #12

100 songs for the 2010s: Adele’s ‘Rolling in the Deep’ #2

Hello! And welcome to the 2nd post of the December project (info here). Whereas the first song I covered was completely unfamiliar to me, the second entry on the list - Adele's 'Rolling in the Deep' - is a song I have listened to countless times throughout the decade. Whilst the whole decade was immensely successful … Continue reading 100 songs for the 2010s: Adele’s ‘Rolling in the Deep’ #2

5 ideas about a movie: Victoria & Abdul

Hello! The British awards contender for this year - Victoria & Abdul - has premiered in its motherland/fatherland, so, let's review it! IMDb summary: Queen Victoria strikes up an unlikely friendship with a young Indian clerk named Abdul Karim. Victoria & Abdul was written by a playwright and a screenwriter Lee Hall, who based the script on … Continue reading 5 ideas about a movie: Victoria & Abdul