Category Weekly Top 5

Top 5 Songs: The Week of 8/2/13

5. “Our December” – Thriving Ivory Returning – albeit in a lower position – from last week, my feelings on the song haven’t changed, as it’s been one of my favorites for a few years now.  To put into a single word, there’s one thing that this song represents to me: nostalgia.  Part of that […]

Top 5 Songs: The Week of 7/26/13

5. “Setting Sail, Coming Home” – Darren Korb Despite being quite the video game aficionado, I don’t often have significant appreciation for music outside of the video game setting.  Don’t get me wrong, I have significant appreciation for many video game soundtracks, but most of the time, instrumental music doesn’t affect me the same way […]

Top 5 Songs: The Week of 7/19/13

5. “An Ending (Ascent)” – Brian Eno This is by far the most unique song I think I’ve covered on this blog so far, and despite being only #5 as far as my music for this week goes, it’s one of my favorite songs of all time.  That’s a lot to say for me, given […]

Top 5 Songs: The Week of 7/12/13

5. “Heavy” – Midnight Cinema There was bound to be some Midnight Cinema in my top 5 this week, since Midnight Cinema is the return of one of my favorite bands, Thriving Ivory (sans one member).  But this song in particular is a great example of why I was excited in the first place.  The […]

Top 5 Songs: The Week of 7/5/13

5. “Lost!” – Coldplay Although this song (like much of the rest of the album) has a sort of unhappy mood to it, I really love the fact that it’s one of those songs that says, “Things aren’t going right, but it’s not always going to be that way.”  I feel like more songs tend […]

Top 5 Songs: The Week of 6/28/13

I’ve decided, as an effective way of writing about and recommending songs, every week I’ll do a brief post on my top five songs of the week and just a little bit about why I enjoy them so much.  Note that “the week” I’m looking at starts on Saturday and ends on Friday, even if […]