Years’ ago, I paid a small fortune for two tickets to see Adele in concert. I gave them to my wife for her birthday, assuming I’d get invited. That the unwritten rule… right? If I buy two tickets as a present then I get to go too. Everyone knows that… except my wife.
She took one look at my exceedingly expensive purchase and said “My friend will love this!” She immediately phoned her friend and told her the good news that they were going to sit on very expensive seats whilst listening to Adele perform.
Did I mention just how expensive these tickets were?
But I’m not bitter… maybe just a little bitter.
I share my Spotify account with my wife. Which is my excuse for why Adele features on my most played in 2022 list.
In this list, only James are someone I actually listened to.
2022 was not a great year for music. Lots of albums came out but most suffered from the modern problem of good single, crap album.
The art of making a coherent interesting album seems to have been lost.
Here’s three examples of songs I enjoyed in Albums that disappointed.