westlifefan
27 June 2011 @ 06:22 pm
Newsvine: Album Review - This Loud Morning (David Cook)  
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Album Review: This Loud Morning (David Cook)



If there’s one thing I’ve noticed with songwriters and I admire most, it’s the courage they have to strip themselves down; exposing their thoughts and feelings to a capricious world while diving into a deep unknown abyss just to know that someone along the way understands that very meaning they’re trying to articulate. Deep, well-thought songs don’t come from the surface. They come from deep down with an open heart and mind that allows for poetry, melody and passion to permeate through.

An artist who never fails to wear his heart on his sleeve is David Cook, the past winner of the FOX reality show, American Idol but don’t peg him into the Idol cliché. Cook is one of the rare winners along with Carrie Underwood and Kelly Clarkson who’s able to stand on his own two feet and found success over the years by laying his heart on the line. Lyrically and vocally, Cook is impressive and by far one of the finest musicians emerging today. It’s been about two and a half years since his platinum-selling self-titled album debuted and the wait has been worth it.

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Current Music: take me as i am (acoustic) - david cook
Current Mood: accomplished
 
 
westlifefan
03 February 2010 @ 06:18 pm
this meme was informative to my soul...  

absconded from: [livejournal.com profile] ch_ch_chinatown 

Your birth month:
→ Pick your birth month.
→ Strike out anything that doesn't apply to you.
→ Bold the five to ten that best apply to you.
→ Copy to your own journal, with all twelve months under a lj-cut.

MAY:
Stubborn and hard-hearted. Strong-willed and highly motivated. Sharp thoughts. Easily angered. Attracts others and loves attention. Deep feelings. Beautiful physically and mentally. Firm Standpoint. Needs no motivation. Easily consoled. Systematic (left brain). Loves to dream. Strong clairvoyance. Understanding. Sickness usually in the ear and neck. Good imagination. Good physical. Weak breathing. Loves literature and the arts. Loves traveling. Dislike being at home. Restless. Not having many children. Hardworking. High spirited. Spendthrift.

How did it know about my ear infections? :\
the twelve months... )

 
 
Current Mood: curious
Current Music: home ~ edward sharpe & the magnetic zeros
 
 
westlifefan
23 January 2010 @ 01:01 am
"all i ask of you is one thing..."  

"...please don't be cynical. I hate cynicism -- it's my least favorite quality and it doesn't lead anywhere. Nobody in life gets exactly what they thought they were going to get. But if you work really hard and you're kind, amazing things will happen."


Source: CNN
Conan. You are my hero. I love you.  

TEAM CONAN FOR LIFE. ♥

 
 
Current Mood: optimistic
Current Music: blue moon of kentucky ~ conan o'brien