“Fool On The Street”- Rick James

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=R3xr7HHYJVg 35. On the US R&B charts. I really can’t understand how this wasn’t a no. 1 hit! ‘Fool’ has to be one of my all-time favorite funk songs, and perfect example of a ‘deep cut’. Sure it was a single, but unsuccessful. Never (to my knowledge) included on any greatest hits or collected singles. … Continue reading “Fool On The Street”- Rick James

“You’ve Been Around”- David Bowie

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=ldkmZnsBoss Black Tie White Noise is often a contender for many people’s least favorite Bowie album. Worse yet, it’s bland and forgettable rather than boldly unlikeable. With an artist like Bowie, nothing is ever completely meritless. The best of the lot, to me, has to be, “You’ve Been Around.” Highlight of the album, and another … Continue reading “You’ve Been Around”- David Bowie

“Let’s Stay Engaged”- The Tragically Hip

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=5YHreQK2D2E Trouble At The Henhouse usually elicits mixed responses. "Ahead By A Century", "Springtime In Vienna" and "Gift Shop" are classics. Some might say that makes the album too frontloaded. Overproduced? Maybe at times. Solid, doubtless. To me, there's a real diamond in the rough towards the end. "Let's Stay Engaged" is one of my … Continue reading “Let’s Stay Engaged”- The Tragically Hip

“Darkroom”- Paul McCartney Double Feature

Welcome to the "Darkroom" double feature- both a 365MM Deep Cut Corner and All About The Mixes examination! With all the hype over Paul McCartney's new album, the third self-titled, I considered which song from the previous two I like the most. Sure, there are the obvious classics like "Maybe I'm Amazed", "Coming Up", or … Continue reading “Darkroom”- Paul McCartney Double Feature