‘I’m Like a Star That Hasn’t Paid My Own Light Bill’ – Tank

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Just because I couldn’t get enough of Tarriona Ball (‘Tank’, artist of Tank and the Bangas) the first time around, I could barely fit in my seat to contain myself when I stumbled across this video. (Thank you, again, Stylelikeu.com ! There was a part 2?)

She’s bone-chillingly vulnerable. In heart-churning pros, she undresses her soul like the garments she discarded to the floor. Her face twist with the pain of each unveiling.  There’s no hiding as her poetry is carried on the acoustics. We’re beyond wall-papered rooms and …See More…

Come As You Are – The New Respects

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This Tennessee-groomed quartet, The New Respects, have a refreshingly personal take on Rock and Roll with hints of pop and soul.

Come As You Are has a defined anthemic groove, and the reminder it carries is stunning:
 
“You don’t have to be lonely…
Come as you are…
 
You don’t have to do this thing alone…” 

…Let’s Continue!