Boogie-Woogie that’ll knock your socks off

In St. Pancras International Train Station in London, Henri Herbert sat down at an open piano. After a few flourishes, somewhat like a speaker first clearing his throat, Herbert went to work — and what he did will knock your socks off. Passers-by at St. Pancras seemed blasé about it, but Herbert is getting the attention he deserves thanks to the internet:

Just Because Music: Oh Honey’s “Be Okay”

You all know that I’m a big believer in counting my blessings (what others call “expressing gratitude”). I don’t think one can be truly happy without doing this on a regular basis. I understand that there are some circumstances in which there are no blessings to count (such as being a Boko Haram prisoner), but most of us have something good in our lives. So, while this Oh Honey song isn’t great musically, I really like the sentiment it expresses:

Incidentally, this is the group’s break-out song. It hit the big time because one of the performers on Glee sang it on that show.