Now playing: “Fitz and the Dizzy Spells”

I love finding those songs that you can't get out of your head. Andrew Bird's Fitz and the Dizzy Spells is just that. It really is unlike any other song. Sure, it probably has similar chord progressions to other music, but with the whistling and melodic elements, it is very different and enjoyable to listen [...]

Now playing: ‘Perpetuum Mobile’ by Penguin Cafe Orchestra

A song doesn't always need words to speak to you. In 4 minutes and 36 seconds, "Perpetuum Mobile" by Penguin Cafe Orchestra tells a story. It starts slowly with three simple chords played on piano, then gently picks up pace as the rest of the orchestra joins in to add strength to the melody. Penguin Cafe [...]