Houdinial My welcome song to BLIP.fm! Hi guys - feel free to stop by and say hello! ;-) Al

Tori Amos Precious things (album ver)

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Houdinial Such a beautiful song! "Ah see my wings unfolding The heart a flower open Just forget the little that you know But to love there must be love"


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Houdinial @air - very nice - kinda Adele meets Beth Gibbons. The first song WAS supposed to be Kate - but BLIP doesn't have her song 'Houdini' - not happy! ;-( (reblip)
Houdinial Beautiful version of a beautiful song (and a beaut video too)
Houdinial You can't beat the album THE KICK INSIDE but HOUNDS OF LOVE is a very close second ;-)
Houdinial Had been looking for 'Mother's Daughter' but this is just as sweet ;-)


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Houdinial Simple but stunning. Low are great!
Houdinial ...well they didn't have Kate Bush's 'Houdini' but this is just as beautiful!
Houdinial This is absolutley stunning. Bought this on single all those years ago - still love those vocal clashes at the end of the song. Divine!
Houdinial @actualal - yeah their stuff's great! It was the song 'Lesbia' that actuilly got me into them - but some of their other songs rock too! (reblip)
Houdinial Normally hate stuff like X Factor but I saw the results & Alex singing this and I must admit I thought it was beautiful. Very few can sing this song!
Houdinial Anything involving Sandy Denny is worth listening to! Enjoy...
Houdinial @Enki Thanks Enki - this is what I was looking for - love this! (reblip)
Houdinial @actualal - now don't get your knickers in a twist ;-)lol ...I did say 'very few' and yes, Jeff Buckley is within this list ;-) Grace is fab tho! (reblip)
Houdinial Lisa Gerrard rules! This is one of my fave DCD tracks.
Houdinial This is another gorgeous track by DCD.
Houdinial 10,000 Maniacs front-woman shows how it should be done!
Houdinial Depeche Mode are ace but Tori's take connects somehow!
Houdinial Well it is Xmas....stunning anyhow!
Houdinial One of me fave bands - excellent start to 'Face The Music'
Houdinial A Trick of The Tail is one of my favourite albums & one of the best by Genesis - this is a classic!
Houdinial A slight detour for Ms PJ - but 'White Chalk' is a success - standout track!
Houdinial The title track from my desert island disc.
Houdinial Beautiful offering from Prophecy.
Houdinial Wonderful in concert - worth checking out!
Houdinial @JLW - beautiful...haven't heard the last album tho - any good? (reblip)
Houdinial If I should die this very moment, I wouldn't fear...cos I've never known completeness like being here...PERFECT!


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Houdinial Tho slated for it..the whole of their UNBORN CHILD album is beautiful.
Houdinial @RamblinMan - very true tho I prefer 'So Many Friends' from her last album. (reblip)
Houdinial @RamblinMan - as perfect as mint sauce ;-) Sang in one of Gorecki's UK premieres many years ago at Uni - love his stuff. Arvo Part too. (reblip)
Houdinial The strings on this are stunning. Gorgeous collaboration with Ms Birkin.
Houdinial @Sudaca70 - I know what you mean - Amelie is a brilliant movie ;-) c'est magnifique! (reblip)
Houdinial Annie Haslam - the voice of an angel. My fave progressive rock band from the 70s. A SONG FOR ALL SEASONS is a classic album.
Houdinial @Orlando - reminds me of my childhood. Gorgeous song! (reblip)
Houdinial One of the many beautiful versions of Fratres. This orchestration is not the best but a gorgeous example of one of the most stunning pieces of music!
Houdinial Amazing in concert if you get the chance....looking forward to her next album!
Houdinial @Telekon - one of my fave Lene songs too ;-) (reblip)
Houdinial Absolutely stunning song from The Twilight Zone. So gorgeous!
Houdinial I've got you belly deep in me...
Houdinial Let's start Sunday morning with something classic..
Houdinial Beautiful song to enjoy a cup of morning coffee to...
Houdinial ...and to follow listen tot his wonderful version of the same song by The Postal Servive. I love this so much!!!!
Houdinial ...and staying on the mountain theme!
Houdinial ...and the mountain continues...
Houdinial ...and of course...you couldn't do a 'Mountain Suite' without this classic..
Houdinial Lighting in the air with gold in them hills...
Houdinial Perfect start to an afternoon flurry of music! @Telekon (reblip)
Houdinial Another Berlin song ;-)

Lou ReedBerlin

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Houdinial One last look around the place before we go...
Houdinial Let's stay and enjoy a while....
Houdinial La position hors du Sacre Coeur...
Houdinial Walking along the Avenue des Champs-Élysées
Houdinial ....almost can imagine being there...
Houdinial ....where to next......??
Houdinial See you wherever it ends up.....
Houdinial Might as well have a nose around ;-)
Houdinial ...looking for flying saucers in the sky...over London
Houdinial Tapestry - where the heart is...
Houdinial @Thelma - LOVE THIS! Tho sorry to say I've finished for Xmas - yayayyayay!!!! No 9-5 for me for two weeks! ;-))) (reblip)
Houdinial See what you're doing to me ;-0
Houdinial Go to bed, dream instead, and you will find him...
Houdinial Only you can understand the way I feel tonight...
Houdinial The look of love is saying so much more than words could ever say...
Houdinial If you're lost and came looking you would find me....
Houdinial You're written in her book, you're number 37..
Houdinial Big fish, little fish, swimming in the water, come back here man, give me my daughter.
Houdinial Getting late....time to chill.....
Houdinial Even more beautiful than Tubular...check it out...
Houdinial One of the most beautiful duets ever by two greats...

Kate Bush & Peter Gabriel - Don't Give Up

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Houdinial Beautiful innocent sweet voice - do you like @RamblinMan?
Houdinial This is one of my fave bands at the moment - gorgeousssssssssssss
Houdinial I prefer her earlier stuff - but all of her songs are beautiful and written from the heart...
Houdinial I hear how you spend night-time: wrapped like candy in a pure blue neon glow. Parallel Lines is one of ze best albums ever!


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Houdinial Even better live....she's lasted this long for a reason!
Houdinial One of my fave Radiohead songs - they are fab aren't they!
Houdinial ELP are great - Tarkus is thier best album methinks ;-)
Houdinial Steve Hackett at his finest ;-)
Houdinial Desppite the title - really is gorgeous...as all LOW songs are...


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Houdinial David Gates song of wanting
Houdinial Her eyes like windows...glistening rain
Houdinial Another fab story from Hunky Dory!
Houdinial Good ol'George - Merry Christmas
Houdinial ....and a song to finish the afternoon - see you later x
Houdinial The Trio Bulgarka's fab contribution to Kate's song
Houdinial ...and one of their group tracks...
Houdinial Portishead's debut opener...gorgeous
Houdinial another great band...and another great track...
Houdinial Raunchy number from the religious Ms Summer
Houdinial Great @RamblinMan - love 'Which side are you on' from her last album (reblip)
Houdinial Lovely fresh voice - Kate Bush-esque at times amongst many many others - great though
Houdinial @jordi_a - WOW this takes me back - love this one too! (reblip)
Houdinial Classic song - covered by many...but none quite reaching this!
Houdinial This song is fab! Makes you want to dance, is funny and homage to a great and much missed songwriter..
Houdinial This duo has been the best union for many a year ;-) great great great sound!
Houdinial Surely one of the best songs ever written...? Pure gorgeousness
Houdinial Lovely, lilting and luscious ;-)
Houdinial As the title suggests - pretty damn beaut...
Houdinial From Master Wainwrights debut - lovely it is too ;-)
Houdinial I know I know....Madonna!!!...but this is an extra track on the Japanese version of Ray of Light and it's pretty luverly...
Houdinial ALl of her albums are lovely in differet ways - this album (Music For Crocodiles) I think is her best ;-)
Houdinial From the superb 'Eli and the 13th Confession' - worth checking out ;-)
Houdinial A beautiful rendition of the Bauhaus classic!
Houdinial Beautiful technical stuff - check out her other solo material ;-)
Houdinial @JLW....and what a beautiful tribute too - God Bless (reblip)
Houdinial Lou Rhodes group effort - using Debussy as a backdrop - beautiful


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Houdinial A beautiful song to say goodbye for the night - goodnight everyone ;-)
Houdinial Good Morning folks! I know you've all been up for ages most probably - but for those of you who are just waking up....
Houdinial Shake it up.... ;-) and it break my heart!
Houdinial I'd rock you till the daylight comes...make sure you are smiling and warm


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Houdinial ...let's not mess with Tori...
Houdinial Love, let me sleep tonight on you couch and remember the smell of the fabric Of your simple city dress...
Houdinial ...and those were the days of roses, poetry and prose and Martha. All I had was you and all you had was me ;-) Gorgeous song of old romance...
Houdinial and you want to travel with her & you want to travel blind & you know that she will trust you for you've touched her perfect body with your mind.
Houdinial Come let me love you, let me give my life to you, let me drown in your laughter, let me die in your arms
Houdinial One of Joni's finest ;-)
Houdinial I saw her walking on the water as the sharks were comin' for me - I felt Mandy pull me up give me the kiss of life just like the girl in Dr. No!
Houdinial More recent effort from Paul - showing he still has the knack of writing a good song ;-)
Houdinial ...and something more soothing...You are an ocean wave my love, crashing at the bow, I am a galley slave my love...
Houdinial The voice of an angel...
Houdinial Sheela-na-gig you exhibitionist!
Houdinial ...in a heart full of dust lives a creature called lust it surprises and scares like me...


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Houdinial @ramon_v12 - beautiful song by the gorgeous Minnie! (reblip)
Houdinial The washing machine song - just what I'm about to go do ;-( lol - enjoy....
Houdinial @RamblinMan - the single version of this starts beautifully - with Kate accapella just singing 'He's here' which is stunning but lasts only 10secs! (reblip)
Houdinial Great great sound by Natasha Khan - takes a few secs to get going! Enjoy...
Houdinial @JennyWren - Defintely haunting, one of their best (reblip)
Houdinial Gorgeous track from 'Selling England by the pound'
Houdinial What can I say....you just can't get much better than this! Pump up the volume, pour a G&T and relax....
Houdinial Jeff Buckley's girl rocks now with the best of them...here with Antony Hegarty
Houdinial Like the sound of this one - and of course with Yann, how can you go wrong! @shootingstar
Houdinial @air Nice to hear it beefed up by Sparhawk's other venture - unmistakble though still! (reblip)
Houdinial To continue the connection and mood ;-)
Houdinial Sandy Denny does indeed rule @RamblinMan - solo is a class track for sure but when I've played yours she's coming out twice as slow?
Houdinial Girl take on the Lloyd Cole classic
Houdinial Gorgeous - Stevie Nicks penned of course ;-)
Houdinial The great songwriter that is...
Houdinial Lovely 'chill'ful song to end an evening ;-)
Houdinial I promised I would drown myself in mysticated wine, please believe me the river told me, very softly, want you to hold me...
Houdinial Its coming on christmas They're cutting down trees They're putting up reindeer And singing songs of joy and peace... [
Houdinial Beautiful song! Hi DJAnon - thankfully got another week off yay!! Sorry to hear you're at work - at least you're open BLip FM...& with friends ;-)
Houdinial @air - thanks John - goes well with my theme - beautiful too ;-) (reblip)

Audrey Hepburn - Moonriver

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Houdinial Sorry @DJAnon - I guess I'm too commercial as my fave off 'Medusa' has to be 'No more I love you's"
Houdinial ...before and after science...
Houdinial O brothers let's go down - Let's go down, come on down - Come on brothers, let's go down - Down in the river to pray
Houdinial The beautiful Beth singing a beautiful song...is it only a dream away?
Houdinial Sounds like Michael Stipe - but isn't...
Houdinial Ms Portishead and Mr Talk Talk collaboration
Houdinial Great song to end the river theme ;-)
Houdinial @ulliver - Imogens other project - melancholic happiness (reblip)
Houdinial The very beautiful LOW!


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Houdinial I fall in the harbour and the hills...twilight
Houdinial @drvicious - great song!!!!!!! Asi empezamos a blipear... (reblip)
Houdinial Lovely song to end the end of the year ;-)
Houdinial Love me through the day and I’ll with you go - Into summer and the next year’s snow...
HoneybeeGirl @Houdinial - glad to be of service! :) Here's a Roberta Flack cover by JR Cash...makes me wanna cry!
Houdinial Its cold outside but where ever Tori plays its warm...;-)
Houdinial The wonderful Hanne ;-) They sent me here, to a sterile, white waiting room. Not only I know I contain a ticking bomb...
Houdinial @PlasticRobot - my fave album of theirs is Treasure - LOVE the song Beatrix - only short soundbite of it on here too ;-(
Houdinial OMG - the beautiful Mary Hopkin does Bladerunner ;_)
Houdinial This is a beautiful re-recording of a top song - so gentle in comparison to his original - stunning ;-) thanks @uliiver (reblip)
Houdinial @DameGlorious - my fave Fairport song - no props left for you sorry - love and best wishes for a Happy New Year - Al (reblip)
Houdinial Last years words belong to last years language & next years words await another voice..so stir the eggnog & raise the toddy, HAPPY NEW YEAR EVERYBODY!
Houdinial The look of love is saying so much more than just words could ever say...
Houdinial @air @Houdinial - beautiful isn't it? It's on the 1969 album Extrapolation. 40 years old! (reblip)
air Such a great player.............
Houdinial Don't you have a word to show what may be done - Have you never heard a way to find the sun...
Houdinial I know what you mean @actualal - they seem to breed - all sorcery!
Houdinial Classic song given the Tori treatment ;-)
Houdinial Can't believe all these little rare gems (b-sides) are on here - fab!
Houdinial This song is gorgeous and my favourite track by them - play right through to the end!
air Great jazz experimenter..................lovely track.
Houdinial So nice, life would be so nice - If one day I'd find - Someone who would take my hand and samba through life with me ;-)
air Such beauty from Bill. Another of the great guitarists.
Houdinial The gorgeous Mary Hopkin meets Vangelis ;-)
Houdinial Oh, baby, baby, it's a wild world - It's hard to get by just upon a smile
Houdinial All around me are familiar faces - Worn out places, worn out faces - Bright and early for their daily races Going nowhere...going nowhere...
Houdinial If its true how will I agree What the poet says of history? Search the ashes of time To change my world
Houdinial Hearts are worn in these dark ages - You're not alone in this story's pages - THE BEAUTIFUL SARAH
Houdinial Whether or not there is any type of god I'm not supposed to say - And today I don't really care
Houdinial Nina Mankin

Big Ol' World

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Houdinial The gorgeous Lene - Still I watch the sky...still I wonder why...still I hope that I...can carry on...
Houdinial The beautiful Lou Rhodes

LambWhat Sound

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Houdinial The gorgeous sweet Welsh lass that is...
Houdinial And I say ooooooh ;-) lovely song...
Houdinial one with her hands open don't be afraid, she said no one will know it just you and me and when it's over i'll go back
Houdinial @redroulettes - the perfect goodnight song - the lovely Imogen. Saw her live and she is fab - worth checking out when her new CD is released. Night x (reblip)
Houdinial Goodnight all - see you on the morrow x
Houdinial Your love is....is.....is....better than...ICE CREAM!
Houdinial I love this kind of folk ;-)
Houdinial Wow - I use to love this song as a kid ;-) I used to love riding my bike too! lol
Houdinial I wish I never saw the sunshine and if I never saw the sunshine baby then maybe...I wouldn't mind the rain...
Houdinial I love this version - excellent ;-))))
Houdinial ;-) well I've got work to do...just procrastinating actually...
Houdinial The beautiful Ommadawn ;-)
Houdinial Fab song, fab singer, fab arrangement - what more else is there to say ;-)
Houdinial thanks @RamblinMan - this is the ultimate kick - pure bliss ;-) (reblip)
Houdinial My, my the clock in the sky is pounding away, there's so much to say...a face, a voice, an overdub has no choice and it cannot rejoice...
Houdinial ...for the road....sail away...
Houdinial The late and much missed Ofra

Ofra HazaKirya

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Houdinial Washing machine....off to do some washing and cleaning myself - catch you later ;-x
PlasticRobot via@raiopositronico Great track from a great album! One of my fav vocals from Liz. THX! @bendrix @redroulettes @ladypn @jaxbee @Seahorse @Andreaas (reblip)
Houdinial Blip's playing up so am saying cheerio for now ;-) see ya later x
Houdinial from the beautiful 'Chocolat'
Houdinial People talking without speaking, People hearing without listening, People writing songs that voices never share
Houdinial There goes the gal in the pretty skirt with the golden smile that made you feel new...
Houdinial Oh I wish I had a river I could skate away on...
Houdinial Still I watch the sky Still I wonder why Still I hope that I... Can carry on...
Houdinial calling all angels calling all angels walk me through this one don't leave me alone
Houdinial I've got you belly deep in me...
Houdinial ...and a whole load of Wednesdays...
Houdinial Haven't been clubbing for a wile...tho this would be great to dance to!
Houdinial I'll never wash these clothes, I want to keep the stain. Your blood to me is precious, nor would I spill it in vain!
Houdinial That's my daughter in the water everything she owns I bought her That's my daughter in the water every time she fell I caught her.
Houdinial beautiful! - we were thrown together...by the sea...
Houdinial Stunning! Make you own kind of music, sing your own special song...even if no one else sings along!
Houdinial 1975 - I love you, though the stars may fade & mountains turn into sand. I love you til my body changes into an old man.
Houdinial Dedcated to anyone in love - ..and sending love to those who aren't... - have a good morning - see you soon x


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Robert Wolfman Belfour - Treat Me Mean

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Houdinial @rogue_fm & @ladypn & @DHS This track is from my desert island disc! The Kick Inside - WOW! (reblip)
Houdinial @ladypn - can I please add this to the sexy song list contenders? x
Just4Julia Thanks a mill @LEM_40 [Blip.fm doesn't let me give you any more props tonight :-( ]
Houdinial NEW RELEASES 'YUMMY' HOUR: From her yummy new album 'Blue Roses'
Houdinial NEW RELEASES 'YUMMY' HOUR: From their yummy new album 'Still Night, Still Light'
Skavoovee Ok, time to go to sleep for realz
Just4Julia Hallo @aebar & @DavidBerlin ...ich wünsche euch einen tollen Tag ohne viele Hügel und Hindernisse!
fsimits To another flower-voice! Good afternoon!
Houdinial Sending ♫ *Roses* ♫ to everyone on Blip.fm

Eddie Reader - Roses

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Houdinial dedicated to @aebar - glad you liked the Tori version - good morning to you ;-) hope you're well x


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Houdinial Wow what a beautiful song! rb @Atomik @digitpt @lifer0727 - nothing like staring into someones eyes over a hot mug of steaming latte! hehe (reblip)

Azam Ali- Lasse Pour Quoi

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