Author Archives: amtlpaul

What Did He Say This Time?

I recall there were two sides to World War II, too But seriously, what’s gotten hold of you? Oh, right, it’s the usual story Hope and glory all very well Comforting myths about our virtue Can weave their spell – … Continue reading

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Music in the Darkness

A living room performance of “We Can Do Better Than This”

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Video of “To Get Away From it All”

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Children’s Songs About Nature

The other day I wrote three songs when visiting a school.

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New album: Interesting Times

It’s a short album, consisting of all-new songs (all from this year). There’s some satirical tunes, a dreamy atmospheric instrumental, and a PSA against bullying by children and adults alike. Check it out! You’re Fake News 03:15 Snowflakes 02:57 To … Continue reading

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I’d Like to Believe We Can Do Better

A couple of new songs in demo form: They say better ways don’t exist But surely we can do better than this And that’s pretty much it.

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A Christmas Album by Voices Arising

Well, me, really, but Voices Arising are a side project through which I can record and release more choral-type music, rather than the folky-alternative-rock stuff I do as A Montreal Paul. Here is is, then…six tracks, including two originals. https://bandcamp.com/EmbeddedPlayer/album=3607274054/size=large/bgcol=ffffff/linkcol=0687f5/tracklist=false/artwork=small/transparent=true/

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Time for Some Wintry Holiday Tunes!

“Sleigh Ride“, music by Leroy Anderson, words by Mitchell Parrish.

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The song that gets someone through a dark hour

Leonard Cohen in a 1988 interview: If you don’t like something and think it’s cheap, unless you really have a great sense of responsibility for your culture, I think it’s best to keep it to yourself. That might be the … Continue reading

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RIP Leonard Cohen

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