How Your Hidden Story Focuses on the Empty Half of the Half-Full Glass

Recently my son was having an episode of seasonal allergy.  His sinuses were stuffed up and while his discomfort wasn’t terrible, it was bothering him enough that he had a hard time falling asleep.  I offered to stay with him but he wanted his mother.  So she went and stayed with …

Songwriting Analysis: Why We Don’t Get Tired of Jimi Hendrix “Little Wing”

If you study jazz, you start with the standards.  But in my opinion standards also exist in the rock guitar lexicon as well — and this Jimi Hendrix gem is definitely one of them.  It’s a seemingly simple tune which repeats just one verse progression over and over.  Where does its …