Beautiful Sadness: The Broken View’s On the Mend

On the Mend is the debut album by independent rockers, The Broken View. It’s poignant, painful, and powerful–a tone poem about love and loss. After years of angry, ornery, decadent, and political rock tunes, an eleven song exploration on the exquisite passion and sadness inherent in love is refreshing. It’s also brutally honest, illustrating angerContinue reading “Beautiful Sadness: The Broken View’s On the Mend”

Eventide’s “The City is Dead”

Interpretation of any artistic medium is largely subjective. What makes one person love a song or fires the imagination of another is highly individualistic and dependent upon a complex system of personal and cultural cues. As such, consensus on something like song meaning is impossible. While those of a critical bent tend to focus uponContinue reading “Eventide’s “The City is Dead””