Posts Tagged ‘Burt Bacharach and Hal David’

By Hans Ebert Listening to “Work”, the new recording by Rihanna, and then hearing a brilliant Remix of Drake’s “Hotline Bling” recently in a club, one had to wonder whether, like everything else, if writing songs for a living and trying to make this a financially viable career, there’s a need to rethink one’s modus [...]

2010 might have been the Year Of Living Gingerly, but 2011 seems to be The Year Of Living With Finality. We are coming to the second week of January and I have never had so many friends- male and female- singing, “Let’s call the whole thing off.” It’s not so much emotional turmoil and being [...]