Monday, January 31, 2011

A Tale of Two Cities

1. Melbourne:

2. Sydney:

Each song, I think, captures something of the essence of its preferred location. Both are capable of reducing me to tears. Which, in the case of John Kennedy, is weird, because I have never in my life been to the Coles New World (or equivalent) in Newtown. Interesting, at this distance, how much it sounds like Aztec Camera. Paul Kelly, meanwhile, he's just quality. With a capital Q.