Auld Lang Syne

“Auld Lang Syne” is a traditional Scottish song with words attributed to the national poet of Scotland, Robert Burns, traditionally used to celebrate the start of the New Year.In 1788 Burns restored this song based on fragments of an old ballad and adding a few verses. He said he had transcribed it from “an old… Read More Auld Lang Syne

The Day “Born in the U.S.A.” was Born

On 4 June 1984 American rock singer-songwriter Bruce Springsteen released his best-selling album “Born in the U.S.A”. The title track inspired famous American portrait photographer Annie Leibovitz who took a photo of Springsteen’s backside against the backdrop of an American flag, creating a cover that would become iconic. Bruce’s blue jeans provide the blue in… Read More The Day “Born in the U.S.A.” was Born