Beirut is a Sante Fe based American rock band infused with equal elements of Indie rock and international flair. Founded in 2006, Beirut has an amazing sound that cannot be compared to any other band I’ve heard yet. Here is a look at five of the best songs by Beirut yet, and why the future is bright for this unique rock band.
“Elephant Gun” is an amazing song by Beirut that flawlessly blends amazing instrumental music, bold vocals, and telling lyrics into one delicious package. “Elephant Gun” is the first song I ever heard by Beirut, and I was hooked immediately. I thought I had stumbled upon some great new European band; little did I know that Beirut hailed from New Mexico. “Elephant Gun” is an amazing accomplishment by Beirut that will be revolving on my mp3 player for some time to come.
“Postcards from Italy”
By far my favorite song by Beirut yet is “Postcards from Italy.” This song sounds as if it is from another era, and from another land. Nothing short of beautiful, unique, and classic, “Postcards from Italy” revitalizes the soul and awakens the imagination. This song shows Beirut’s talent as its finest level.
“Sante Fe” is a great song by Beirut with an upbeat tempo, memorable lyrics and fantastic vibe overall. “Sante Fe” is a perfectly example of how Beirut perfectly combines Indie rock sound with international flair, by introducing lovely instrumental melodies infused with energy and passion.
“The Rip Tide”
Another amazing song by Beirut that changed the way I listened to music is “The Rip Tide.” This song is an experience in itself, with the instrumental music heightening the intensity of the song. It is impossible to listen to this song without feeling your mood lifting, and your mind easing. “The Rip Tide” is a lovely addition to Beirut’s collection of songs and will be enjoying play time on my mp3 player for some time to come.
“Vagabond” is an awesome song by Beirut that instantly lifts the mood in any atmosphere. The unique combination of an intricately weaved melody, poetic lyrics, harmonious vocals, and more, “Vagabond” is an experience all music lovers should enjoy. For added entertainment value, be sure to check out the music video as well.
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