Not being familiar with the Queen of Pentacles
myself, I asked Vega--who, incidentally, is one of the nicest, most unpretentious people you'll ever meet--to give me the lowdown on this mystery lady.
After seven years, the wait is over, and though the album's title is a little unruly, the 10 tracks on Tales from the Realm of the Queen of Pentacles
are perfectly Vega, combining clever aphorisms in songs like "Don't Uncork What You Can't Contain" with soulful prayers in the song "Silver Bridge"--"My heart is full today for the recently departed.
SUZANNE VEGA Tales From The Realm Of The Queen Of Pentacles
SUZANNE Vega has spent much of the past five years re-recording notable songs from her back catalogue which, although pleasant enough, left fans wondering when original new material would be on its way.
SUZANNE VEGA: Tales From The Realm of The Queen of Pentacles
Now she's back with a new album, the wonderfully-named Tales from the Realm of the Queen of Pentacles
SUZANNE VEGA - TALES FROM THE REALM OF THE QUEEN OF PENTACLES
Suzanne Vega has spent much of the past five years re-recording notable songs from her back catalogue which, although pleasant enough, left fans wondering when original new material would be on its way.
What do wands, cups, swords and pentacles
have in common?
Which of the following is not a suit in tarot: crowns, cups, pentacles
It's not right that an elderly earth sign relative can get their own way by being obnoxious, says the reversed king of pentacles
But there are some hard times ahead according to a detailed reading of the Tarot cards (The Tower with The Two of Pentacles
and The Four of Cups).
Ably performed here by Juan Carlos Claudio and Brandin Scott Steffensen, the two create a world unto themselves, morphing from Gumby-like shapes to breathing pentacles
Money: Ten of Pentacles
promises a good return on any investment you make.