Music in pictures: Beauty without sound

It is said that a picture is worth a thousand words. It is also said that music expresses what words can’t express. This leads me to say that a picture is a really lousy way to experience music through. But there is a lot of beauty in the paraphernalia of music. Whether it is simply…

Song title in the real world: Rush’s YYZ

  YYZ is the airport code for Toronto’s Pearson International Airport. Rush‘s affinity for these call letters came from the fact that seeing these tags on their luggage meant that they were coming home after a long tour. And just to show how geeky Rush is, the rhythm of the opening section spells out YYZ…