Half Moon Run – Dark Eyes ~ Me Myself And My Music

I have no idea how I stumbled upon this amazing band. It could be that I heard a song on television. However, I hope that I can awake in you, my dear readers, the same huge enthusiasm for this band like I have. I absolutely love this album. This indie-rock band from Canada, to be more precise, from Montreal, consists of four men and was formed in the year 2010.
By now, most of my reviews in this blog series were guitar dominant albums, this, on the contrary, is known for a heavy use of percussion. As a music lay person, I would say that percussions are drums, but please feel free to correct me 🙂
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You Are Wasting Your Time With Politics…

The very moment I heard this sentence, I got really furious and upset because I do not agree at all. But let’s begin from the very start:

In my about page I wrote that I am political-engaged. Let me elaborate more on that point. My parents and I discussed already when I was little about world affairs and recent events happening. When I turned 18 I was able to vote. In Switzerland one is entitled to vote when you reached the legal age. However, in some parts you are able to vote two years earlier. This is a good illustration of the Swiss federalism. Anyway, this should not be a post about constitutional law, although I personally find it extremely interesting. Continue reading