Music shapes culture. What so many listen to on mainstream radio and watch on YouTube is a sober reflection of the times that we live in. This blog seeks to encourage a deeper awareness of the meaning or message of a song and how to be discerning of what we allow to filter in. Expect a few surprises as you read regular reviews on genres ranging from heavy metal to hip hop to alternative indie folk and jazz. There is something here that is sure to strike a chord with you.