Dutch composer Jacob Ter Veldhuis, aka JacobTV, looks beyond traditional instruments and vocal elements when composing songs. He’s long brought in sonic and visual elements of popular culture into his work.
News these days can tend to come in small, digestible-yet-throwaway chunks: Despite a 24-7 news cycle, endlessly scrolling headlines and ever-present links on social media, some may feel a bit short-changed on the substance of the news they’re fed. or at least, that's local musician Andrew Francis’ take on this fast-paced news feed world we live in.
For this week’s Music Thursday, Richard Steele and Tony Sarabia offer up some of their favorite space-themed songs, with tunes about flying into space, visits from space, intergalactic love, rock n' roll and space and more.