1. 100 Great Songs to Publish a Book to, #3: War of the Worlds, Forever Autumn

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    October 6, 2017 by ChrisJamesAuthor

    I’m not entirely sure Jeff Wayne realised the significance of what he was doing when he took one of the …
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  2. 100 Great Songs to Publish a Book to, #4: Genesis, Mad Man Moon

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    October 6, 2017 by ChrisJamesAuthor

    If the beauty of the most perfect sculpture ever made by human hand could be represented in music, it would …
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  3. 100 Great Songs to Publish a Book to, #5: Vangelis, Alpha

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    October 5, 2017 by ChrisJamesAuthor

    If you were around at the time, in the early 1980s you may have seen a science series called Cosmos, …
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  4. 100 Great Songs to Publish a Book to, #6: Harry Chapin, Taxi

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    October 5, 2017 by ChrisJamesAuthor

    This is Harry Chapin’s glorious story of the ultimate futility of life.  Harry is a taxi driver; Sue is his …
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  5. 100 Great Songs to Publish a Book to, #7: Renaissance, Can You Understand

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    October 4, 2017 by ChrisJamesAuthor

    Using a quote from Maurice Jarre’s theme for Doctor Zhivago, Michal Dunford constructed a gentle, heart-felt ballad bracketed by four minutes …
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  6. 100 Great Songs to Publish a Book to, #8: Rush, Losing It

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    October 4, 2017 by ChrisJamesAuthor

    A brutally honest song and a gorgeous piece of Prog.  The literary allusion in the final lyric identifies the writer …
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  7. Being Dad

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    October 3, 2017 by ChrisJamesAuthor

    Chris James redecorates Youngest Daughter’s room