|epiphany performed by staind|
this song by staind shows extreme versatility for a band who is known for hammering away their music on stage. aaron lewis, the band's lead vocalist, displays tremendous strength in his voice in this piece, and the emotion of his words can be felt by all who listen. the lyrics are amazing, as is the case with all of staind's tracks.
|times like these (acoustic) performed by dave grohl of foo fighters|
this rendition of the foo's hit single surpasses the original version in every way. while the radio release generates power and energy while conjuring up a sense of nostalgia that accompany the song's lyrics, the acoustic version allows dave grohl's voice to, in a sense, speak to the listener comfortingly. the lyrics inspire all who listen to look around and seize the day, and to do this by cherish the relationships in one's life.