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Song of the Day: The XX’s “Sunset”

January 7, 2013


“It felt like you really knew me Now it feels like you see through me”   This, I suppose, is for the bright green tree-lined paths that now appear drab and dreary; for the much-loved savory, vinegary mee pok that now taste like blah chok; for the bronzing equatorial sun that is now just irritating. […]

Music Videos that Make Me Happy

July 25, 2011


Love’s A Game – The Magic Numbers Soft-toned, capture-the-moment frames with pretty lighting – the video’s a lovely lomo spectacle. And I’m really into lomos, so it’s visually perfect for me. Also, the song fits the image poem perfectly, with just the right doses of nostalgia, good feeling and lightness of touch. Plus I’m a […]