This was thrown at me through a twitter user and I couldn’t not post a review. I’m a huge fan of covers in general and I have been listening to The Offspring since their first single dropped.
I enjoyed all the elements of this song. The lyrics were solid and the music a perfect accompaniment to her vocal abilities. I have a fairly limited knowledge of this genre of music. However I do enjoy Billy Joel from time to time. I could easily fit this song on a list with some of his slower, down tempo works. It really strikes me as one of those songs you listen to on a rainy day as you sit by the window and contemplate life.
Samantha Preis is an American singer-songwriter. Soulful and introspective, this she weaves her spell with captivating melodies and inspired lyrics. Her music touches upon consciousness, morality, and the human condition, and her unique approach to songwriting separates her from the average “singer-songwriter”. Samantha’s haunting melodies are pulled from a place deep within and have found their way into the hearts of audiences at home and abroad.
Samantha is based in London, England and has performed throughout the United States, Europe, and the Middle East. She studied music at Berklee College of Music in Boston, MA, and the Philippos Nakas Conservatory in Athens, Greece, from 2006 to 2010.
Where You Can Get It:
I plan to get this song. I have a rather small playlist with bands like Rev. Horton Heat and Brian Setzer that this would work so well with. If you’re into Jazz or just old timey sounding tunes you need to do yourself a favor and check them out. I’m already listening to more of their work and I can’t say I’ve been disappointed.
Who They Are:
We are a 7 piece swing, jazz and blues band, playing music from the 1920’s to the present day. Our set list includes music b