Archive for the ‘Gilbert O’Sullivan’ Category

Alone Again

Alone again (naturally) – Gilbert O’Sullivan

That can’t be his real name, can it? I don’t know where but i’ve heard this song a lot recently. I don’t really like to think of it as an actual song, just the thing that ruined recorded hip hop forever. Well not forever – it survived OK and made the most of what it could i guess. All samples cleared! I just wish Grand Upright Music, Ltd. v. Warner Bros. Records Inc. could have ruined the record industry forever, or at least made it an un disputable legal truth that Biz Markie’s working of this song is the better one. But old white people with money are always looking for more of it.

Read Full Post »