Monthly Archives: December 2015

Featured Song: Christmas Canon

As it’s the holiday season, I thought I’d feature something Christmas-themed. This is “Christmas Canon” by the Trans-Siberian Orchestra (TSO), from their 1998 album The Christmas Attic; it’s a beautiful interpretation of baroque composer Johann Pachelbel’s Canon in D, featuring … Continue reading

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Featured Song: Star-Crossed Dreamer

When I’m in the mood for something uplifting and adventurous, Edenbridge never disappoints. This is “Star-Crossed Dreamer”, from their latest album The Bonding. I really enjoy the build-up in this song, culminating in a beautiful guitar solo! Featured lyrics: Forever … Continue reading

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Featured Song: Papillon

Today’s selection is “Papillon” from Stratovarius‘ 2003 album Elements, Part 1. Elements, whose title track I’ve featured in the past, is one of my favourite Stratovarius albums; I find that the symphonic orchestration really brings out the epic feel that … Continue reading

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