Cats, the topic above is what contemporary music has always revelled in. A rich vein of subject matter, so to speak.
You’re romancing a personage of the opposite sex – you listen to lots of music about that phenomenon, while imagining that nothing could ever be wrong with the world. Being incapable of thinking about anything else does this.
You’re in love – you essay a seemingly endless seam of songs about that very topic. Especially as you’ve been rendered incapable (again) of thinking about anything else, in particular, the mundanity of a former life you’ve now decreed to be irrelevant.
You’ve suddenly and inexplicably found yourself with a broken heart and here’s where it gets complicated and essayed in even more depth.
All of a sudden there is nothing worth living for. You experience joyless, sleepless and interminable nights while the jagged edges dig mercilessly into your side when you roll over.
Then you get over yourself and place those ‘orrible emotional experiences in the very deepest recesses of your mental library.
Without realising that you might hear a sound, sniff a smell, see a subliminal something, feel an object or taste a substance that immediately takes you back there.
Time remains the great healer, allegedly.
Anyway, here’s the two intro tracks:
Let’s hear your choices covering the touchy topics above, Cats. You know you want to!