Tag Archives: California

re:verse : “Do You Know The Way to San Jose?” – Dionne Warwick, Burt Bacharach, Hal David

Good music speaks volumes… listen, look, and linger in fantastic rhythmic reality: lyrically speaking

“Do You Know the Way to San Jose,” Dionne
Warwick in Valley of the Dolls
(1968)

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Do you know the way to San Jose
I’ve been away so long. I may go wrong and lose my way
Do you know the way to San Jose
I’m going back to find some peace of mind in San Jose


L.A. is a great big freeway
Put a hundred down and buy a car
In a week, maybe two, they’ll make you a star
Weeks turn into years. How quick they pass
And all the stars that never were
Are parking cars and pumping gas

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re:verse : “West Coast” – Lana del Rey

Good music speaks volumes… listen, look, and linger in fantastic rhythmic reality: lyrically speaking

“West Coast,” Ultraviolence (2014)

 

Down on the West Coast, they got a saying
If you’re not drinking, then you’re not playing
But you’ve got the music, you’ve got the music in you, don’t you?
Down on the West Coast, I get this feeling like it all could happen
That’s why I’m leaving you for the moment, you for the moment
Boy blue, yeah you
It’s getting harder to show it
I’m feeling hot to the touch
You say you miss me
And I always say I miss you so much
But something keeps me really quiet
I’m alive, I’m a lush
Your love, your love, your love

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Keep Calm and Kari On … with Fool’s Gold

So, this aKO … installment shines the spotlight on a former-and-forever favorite band du jour: Fool’s Gold. I had the pleasure of interviewing lead singer, Luke Top, for TITLE Magazine back in the day – so figured, why not get reintroduced for the first time.

Check out the feature piece at TITLE‘s MagCloud … and a behind-the-script, best of the rest that didn’t make the pages, below the jump – enjoi

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