Archive for the 'White music' Category

19 March, 2020

Posted by Socrates in music, Socrates, White music at 5:59 pm | Permanent Link

Jean-Philippe Rameau (French, 1683-1764). Rameau gets it: classical music should be bold, bright, fresh, hopeful, and non-sleep-inducing. Just as Shakespeare could turn a phrase, Rameau could turn a note. [Audio; 1 hour, 12 minutes].

16 March, 2020

Posted by Socrates in music, Socrates, White music at 1:40 pm | Permanent Link

Irish band The Cranberries in an acoustic performance. Sadly, the singer Dolores O’Riordan is dead now. She drowned due to alcohol intoxication in January 2018. [Video; duration is 19 minutes].

7 March, 2020

Posted by Socrates in Alex Linder, music, rock music, Socrates, White music, White philosophy, White thought at 12:05 pm | Permanent Link

Alex once asked (paraphrasing) “how can Wagner be a musical genius when he only wrote one memorable piece of music (Ride of the Valkyries) and even that one isn’t exactly jaw-dropping?” Yes. He’s right. Most of the “musical geniuses” in history aren’t really geniuses. If you want Mozart and Beethoven, you can keep them. For […]

3 November, 2018

Posted by Socrates in rock music, Socrates, White music at 4:48 pm | Permanent Link

Lyrics: “Meet the new boss, Same as the old boss” Yeah. Anyway, love John Entwistle’s bass. When turned up, this song sounds like thunder, pretty heavy stuff (they always played very loud), and, a great laser show at the end. [Video].

24 August, 2018

Posted by Socrates in music, Socrates, White art/architecture, White music at 2:33 pm | Permanent Link

A Swede plays Italian composer Ennio Morricone’s music on acoustic guitar: [Video, duration is 2:36 ].

30 August, 2016

Posted by Socrates in music, Socrates, White music at 1:28 pm | Permanent Link

“Greensleeves” (English, circa 1580) [Video].

9 June, 2016

Posted by Socrates in country music, country music today, jewed culture, jewed music, rock music, Socrates, Western civilization, Western culture, Western decline, White identity, White music at 9:59 am | Permanent Link

Country music was a unique, regional thing, with its own sound and its own sub-culture. Unlike the heavily-Black roots of rock music (e.g., Muddy Waters, Ike Turner, Chuck Berry), the roots of country music were White [1]. Country music was formerly known as hillbilly music. But today, “country” music is just another commodity for the […]

20 June, 2015

Posted by Socrates in music, Socrates, White music at 3:31 pm | Permanent Link

Jethro Tull, “Heavy Horses.” A good old anti-technology song from 1978. Down with modernism! Bring back the horse-and-plow days!

15 April, 2015

Posted by Socrates in music, opera, Socrates, Western civilization, Western culture, White music at 6:48 pm | Permanent Link

The famous opera singer, Renée Fleming, gives singing tips. Interesting. It’s amazing what White people can do with just a piano and a vocal. [Video, Part 1]. [Video, Part 2].

24 February, 2015

Posted by Socrates in music, Socrates, White music at 4:32 pm | Permanent Link

Tchaikovsky: the Nutcracker Suite. It runs for about 21 minutes; it is part of, but not to be confused with, the longer-running Nutcracker ballet music, which runs for roughly 1 hour and 15 minutes. The Nutcracker Suite is one of the best pieces of classical music ever written; if Top 40 radio had existed in […]