Musical Surprises

I love to be surprised by music I didn’t know about or was convinced I would not like. As I get older, I have to fight harder to move out of my comfort zone of musical tastes. Retracing my steps over many decades, there are some game-changers. Although I will not likely be shouting the … More Musical Surprises

Van Morrison: Inarticulate Speech of the Heart (1983)

Van Morrison was at a crossroad in his career in the early 1980s. He was a long way from “Domino” and “Brown Eyed Girl.” His American record company was about cut ties with him. Not to worry, Morrison would have a rebirth a few years later, but in the meantime, this album wouldn’t provide any … More Van Morrison: Inarticulate Speech of the Heart (1983)