Jimmy Somerville vs A busker

Singer Jimmy Somerville

November 6, 2013 | Posted in tip | By

Everyone has seen the Jimmy Somerville busker video by now – or at least over 1.8 million YouTube visitors have seen it anyway. It’s cute. But I’m going to be a bit harsh, OK? Look at the singer before Jimmy turns up. I don’t know what you saw, but I saw a scruffy guy mumbling to the neck of his guitar. Jimmy Somerville vs A busker will be a very easy match to referee! Read more →


Remembering song lyrics

Hard to remember lyrics

October 30, 2013 | Posted in tip | By

Remembering lyricsSeemingly every week, there are reports of different singers or rappers not remembering song lyrics during a concert. Although I can understand that this catches people’s attention, I have never understood why such a big deal is made of it.

Singers often have a big repertoire to remember, and are also concentrating on their performance and probably 100 other details we don’t notice from the hall. Read more →