Today’s song is brought to you by my friend and ex-roommate Todd Smith: Thundercats, “Is It Love?” took me a while to appreciate. It does have an instant grove and nice feeling but I don’t tend to rely on that. This song also has that “artsy” feel that takes me a while to enjoy. Not an easily comprehendible melody, more abstract ideas but still simple. I grew to love it, especially the melody in the chorus. The lyrics are nice how they describe a destitute lover that regrets holding on so tight. When you love someone, you have to trust that they will love you back without holding them down. So here ya go: