What gets you off?
With all this talk about Taylor’s new songs and the lyrics, I got to thinking. What is more important to you, the music or the lyrics? Are you all about the beat and drive of the instruments, or do you like to listen to the storyline?
For me, the lyrics are more important. I love to try to figure out what songs mean, what the songwriter was trying to portray. Even though different music can have an impact on a song, the lyrics are what stand out.
Check out this example of a famous song:
I found this version the other day by Foy Vance:
Obviously the music creates a different vibe, but the lyrics are still there, with the same message.
What gets you off musically?