Daily Archives: July 18, 2020

On The Opportunity Costs Of Linguistic Choices

As someone who enjoys reading and studying languages for fun, frequently I ponder the relationship between languages and the way that knowing languages creates a context by which one can view one’s own native languages and see the results of … Continue reading

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Album Review: The Best Of Everything But The Girl

The Best Of Everything But The Girl, by Everything But The Girl Best of albums have different approaches based on when they happen to appear within the career of the act in which they serve as a retrospective.  Some are … Continue reading

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Album Review: Walking Wounded

Walking Wounded, by Everything But The Girl One of the consequences of the sudden success of the dance remix of “Missing” was that when English sophisti-pop duo Everything But The Girl came together to create their follow-up album was that … Continue reading

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Album Review: Amplified Heart

Amplified Heart, by Everything But The Girl I first became familiar with this album in the spring of 1997 when I bought a cassette of the album while visiting Gatlinburg for an orchestra trip.  The album struck me as being … Continue reading

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