Some fun. and Simon & Garfunkel mixed together to form a new twist on a familiar tune: “Some Nights with Cecilia.”
An inter-generational mashup by Mike Schmid composed of “Some Nights” by fun. and “Cecilia” by Simon & Garfunkel. Mike Schmid is an American singer/songwriter as well as the keyboard player and backing vocalist for Miley Cyrus.
Posted in celebration of the 43rd anniversary of Simon & Garfunkel’s release of “Cecilia” as a radio single (April 1970).
So excited! I won the children’s category as well as the grand prize in the 2012 USA Songwriting Competition! The winning song was Can You See All the Colors, from my Let It Out album. Listen here.
This competition is open to entries from all over the world and not just the US, so this is a huge honor!
List of winners here.
- Dear Me: Mike Schmid
For anyone who’s ever gone through hard times alone, this is for you. An acoustic version of one of my favorite songs I’ve ever written.
The new Right the Stars album is out! If you’re a fan of Phoenix or Travis or Keane, you should definitely give it a listen - http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/hello-yes-ok/id496120111?ign-mpt=uo%3D4
Really fun night and it benefits the homeless. Come out next Wednesday. I’ll be playing with Right the Stars and Kitty Clementine.