Paladin Playlist 48
This one took a while. First, I was traveling home. Second, the internet is terrible and my site didn't want to load. Third, I had company visit and want to socialize. And lastly... it's another song where I couldn't find the person to attribute them. Or rather, I couldn't find anything active of theirs. I know who it is. It's Claire Littley. And the song is her rendition Fly Me to the Moon. But... usually I like to tag them or give them a link on YouTube. Sadly, I can't do that.
Firstly, let's look at the song. It's a beautiful song no matter which version you go with, but I like Claire's take and, frankly, the bossa nova feel is just... lovely. I shared Girl from Ipanema a long time ago, and the reason I liked it is the same with this song. It's a great cleanser. When you're writing dark, disturbing scenes, when people are dying and everything seems to falling to parts, this is a good song to cleanse your mind. Not everything has to be dreary in a dark novel, and this song lets me enjoy a little little feel when I need it.
Since I couldn't find any signs of her being active since MySpace, enjoy this random YouTube channel featuring her song and my favorite version of Fly Me to the Moon. Thank you, Claire.
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