Saturday, February 17, 2007

Willow (14/365)

Willow - Joan Armatrading: Her approach to writing songs; "I write a song. I listen to it. If I don't cringe, I keep it." Her voice; sophisticated, elegant, and lovely. Her writing; evocative, personal, and passionate. Her guitar playing; "like Jimi Hendrix on nylon strings." Willow's my personal favorite...

3 comments:

Indigo Bunting said...

God, I love Armatrading. My favs are probably "The Weakness in Me" and "I Love It When You Call Me Names" and "Drop the Pilot" and "Me Myself I" and "I'm Lucky" and...

lolololo said...

And let's not forget "Love and Affection", "Cool Blue Stole My Heart" and "Kind Words (And A Real Good Heart)" and ...

Indigo Bunting said...

LOL! I'm trying to think of some bad JA songs and am having trouble putting anything on a short list!