Song Reviews

El Pikarro Talks About Asi Como Vivo and Life in Music

Today, I had the honour of interviewing El Pikarro who spoke of his life as a rapper and his song Asi Como Vivo. For those of you who are interested, the translation is quite simple. It means, “This is How I Live”. Initially, this was going to be a review of Asi Como Vivo. However,…

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Third Development – Auras: Reviewed

I am excited to bring you my review of Auras by Third Development because it is exactly the kind of song I would choose to listen to and not just review. If you love songs like The Beloved’s “The Sun Rising” or The Stranglers, “Always the Sun”, you will love this song by Third Development…

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CUSPS – Out For Blood: Reviewed

CUSPS are a heavy-hitting new electro-rock outfit from Kansas in the USA. The band is a collaboration between Daniel Twombly and J. Sehorn. In this post, I am reviewing their forthcoming album entitled, Out For Blood. I will also be looking at their background story. Introduction to CUSPS As I have already mentioned, CUSPS are…

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Vindi – Lyrics, Beats & Life: Reviewed

If you love rap music and have never heard of Vindi, you’re missing something. Vindi is a prolific rap artist who has approximately 5,000 monthlies on Spotify. He is really that good. Therefore, it is an honour to be working with him and reviewing his latest album, “Lyrics, Beats % Life” right here on Krannaken.com…

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Bunny Daniels – Mute: Reviewed

Today, I have the privilege of reviewing Bunny Daniels’ new song, “Mute” which is now available on any good music streaming or retail platform. If you like the song, please don’t forget to save it or add it to your favourite playlist on Spotify. Who is Bunny Daniels? Bunny is a singer who grew up…

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Sanjana Nuwan Bandara: A Closer Look

Upcoming Musician Sanjana Nuwan Bandara has a very Hiphop/Electric style, and he is definitely one to watch. His songs “Don’t Kill My Vibe” and “Don’t Ask Me to Play It Softly” are a perfect mix of Hiphop/Electronic styles and genres, and you can expect him to become a star very soon. Let’s take a closer…

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Thy Veils – Influx: Reviewed

Influx by Thy Veils is a song full of meaning. It is about the collective consciousness of us all. This includes what we feel, envision, desire, experience, dream and also what we remember. It is a song about unity and togetherness. Therefore, it is a privilege to be able to review Influx right here on…

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Girl and Balloon by Bulat Okudzhava: Translated by Alex Genadinik

The meaning of Girl and Balloon is unclear. However, one thing we do know is that it is a very sad song. It is also definitely about lost love. Maybe the husband of the woman in the song went off to war and was killed. This seems to be roughly what it was about. It…

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Georgian Song: Translated to English From Russian by Alex Genadinik

Another of Bulat Okudzhava’s songs that Alex has translated is Georgian Song (also known as Grapeseed Song. Georgian Song is a beautiful, yet sad song about unrequited love. It has a lot of imagery in it and is considered to be one of the most beautiful Russian folk music songs of the 20th century. Just…

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Road Less Travelled: Inspired by a Robert Frost Poem

The poem by Robert Frost, Road Less Traveled, is now set to music by Alex Genadinik. This has been set to music several times before. This post is a review of Alex Genadinik’s version of Road Less Travelled. The Meanings of Road Less Travelled Road Less Travelled is about having different options in life. Each…

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