Van Morrison – Veedon Fleece

by Brittany Wilt

In October 1974, Irish singer / songwriter Van Morrison released his 8th album, Veedon Fleece. This album came after “Morrison’s personal life took a turn in 1973 when he divorced his wife […] He spent months in Ireland reflecting on his life and expressing it by writing new material” (“Van Morrison.” Contemporary Musicians. Vol. 24. Detroit: Gale, 1999. Biography in Context. Web. 23 Oct. 2016.). The album consisted of a total of 10 songs. Continue reading “Van Morrison – Veedon Fleece”

Elton John – Honky Chateau

by Ryan Martin

There are few artists whose careers are so transcendent of stardom that they become a new thing entirely. Their work is immortalized and held to another worldly standard. Typically prolific in their songwriting, a Superstar can churn out album after album – each magnificent in its construction – to sate the incredibly popular demand for their music. Elton John is one such Superstar. Continue reading “Elton John – Honky Chateau”