A Bard’s Eye View: Like a Boss

Like a Boss Music Appropriate for Video Game Bosses   I’ve been working on this crazy tabletop RPG with a super overreaching story arc. While coming up with ideas, I’ve been thinking about a lot of music that seems to set the tone for a good boss battle. These songs, […]

A Bard’s Eye View: Looking at Meliora

Looking at Meliora Ghost’s newest release Ghost is one of those bands that comes seemingly from out of nowhere and surprises the world.  Their third release, Meliora, is a new entry into their discography.  Their second album charted #28 on the Billboard 200 and this one will likely fare even […]

A Bard’s Eye View: Insomnia Turns to Narcolepsy

Insomnia Turns to Narcolepsy Battling Crippling Insomnia with Music  When I was living in Northern California, I was the most isolated I had ever been in my life.  I didn’t know anyone and I didn’t have any real responsibilities beyond the semester of college I was taking.  My sleep schedule […]

A Bard’s Eye View: Just Shut Up

Just Shut Up: Recognizing Artists Without Vocals For many, instrumental artists are difficult to process.  After all, the way we know and identify with songs is based on the message it presents and the way the words are used.  Lyrics are a great way to help you remember what part of […]