Junior High Drama [more inside]
It's about the prez-elect, had to make a quick mumble-rap-hop / norah-jones-ish / slow jam thing about it to keep my head up
A song about the Gulf oil spill, from my band Red On Strike. [more inside]
Believe it or not, this song was not written about the Iraq war. In fact, it was a reaction to something I was sensing in the air back before the first Gulf War, circa 1990. I changed the wording slightly to reflect the times, but the song still works beautifully. The recording is from my new collection 2 O's, 2 E's (a reference to how I spell my last name). You can download the entire album and lots more stuff at johnvoorhees.com.
I wish I'd written this song a week ago, but I'd never even heard the phrase until this afternoon. [more inside]
the constitution, drug policy, iroquois league, patriotism, terrorism, puddles, winter rye, urban decay, moses, the hudson river: it’s a rap song, can you believe it?
Au lait? Olé! (This is) a stream of conciousness rhyme about politics, metaphysics, milk, and ...
Now that the US mid-term elections are over, here's a song about politics.
Creepy, moody synthballad about geopolitical nuclear politics, circa March 2006.