Tag Archives: Stevie Wonder

#andscene: ep. 1.30.27

mood: low-fi, hi-q

ring: music is a world within itself, with a language we all understand with an equal opportunity… but just because a record has a #groove don’t make it in the groove, but you can tell right away… when the people start to move… #music knows it is and always will be one of those things that life just won’t quit. but there are some of music’s pioneers that time will not allow us to forget…

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#andscene: ep. 12.17.27

mood: as below, so above…

ring: keep smiling, keep shining… knowing you can always count on #leaves, for sure, that’s what friends are for… and if I should ever go away, well, then close your eyes and try to feel the way we do today… for #goodtimes and bad times, i’ll be on your side forever more, that’s what friends are for…

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re:verse : “Living for the City” – Stevie Wonder

Good music speaks volumes… linger in fantastic rhythmic reality: lyrically speaking

“Living for the City,” Innervisions (1973)

A boy is born in hard time Mississippi
Surrounded by four walls that ain’t so pretty
His parents give him love and affection
To keep him strong moving in the right direction
Living just enough, just enough for the city…

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re:verse : “As” – Stevie Wonder

Good music speaks volumes… rather than impose analysis, step back and expose linguistic artistry… why critique that which has established perfection at its own necessary conception… listen, look, and linger in fantastic rhythmic reality: lyrically speaking

“As,” Songs in the Key of Life (1976)

As around the sun the Earth knows she’s revolving,
And the rosebuds know to bloom in early May,
Just as hate knows love’s the cure, you can rest your mind assured,
That I’ll be loving you always.

As now can’t reveal the mystery of tomorrow,
But in passing will grow older every day,
Just as all that’s born is new, do know – what I say is true,
That I’ll be loving you always.

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