"Lung Of Love" encompassed the song for me because it refers to my voice and our ability to be in the world and express ourselves through song or through breathing or through whatever you do and what keeps you alive as well as what hinders you.
Cockburn's songs have often given me a glimpse beyond the normal. A glimpse that sometimes breaks through my culturally imposed numbness and allows me to hear "rumours of glory" in the midst of the betrayal and ruins.
Here in the U.S., Wild Palms' Until Spring will debut on April 12th, but HuffPost has been given the premiere of the single "To The Lighthouse" presented here, airing for the first time in this territory.
Socially enlightened, singer-songwriter Bruce Cockburn is back with a new project and supporting tour. The following audio track, "The Iris Of The World," is a HuffPost exclusive taken from his upcoming studio album.
May God's creative grace once again surround and overcome our stupidity and evil, and may we yearn for a conversion from dirty energy and a consumptive economy to clean energy and a regenerative economy.