Singer-songwriter S J Denney first discovered vinyl records of Neil Young’s “Harvest” and The Beatles’ “White Album” in his early teens and immediately fell in love with rock music. He still considers these two albums to be among his favorites. Led Zeppelin, Talk Talk, Paul Weller, and Jeff Buckley are a few other prominent inspirations. Today, Denney resides in the UK and continues to write and perform his own brand of rock music. He cites his experience in the choir as a young lad as one of the things that led him to pursue a career in music. Denney’s passion for music is evident in his work. His songs are honest and heartfelt.
With Christmas just around the corner, everyone is starting to feel the holiday cheer. And what better way to spread that cheer than with music? “Wishful Thinking” by S J Denney is the perfect song to get you into the holiday spirit. The lyrics and beautiful melodies are sure to capture your heart and have you feeling all the Christmas feels. The piano melodies create a warm and inviting sound that will make you feel right at home. And S J Denney’s voice is the icing on the cake. It’s simply gorgeous. The chorus is just so darn catchy. I challenge you to listen to this song without singing along. Now coming to the concept behind the song. Wishful thinking is a powerful thing. It’s the engine that drives us to achieve our goals and dreams. And at Christmas time, when we reflect on the past year and look ahead to the new one, it’s a time for fresh starts and new beginnings. I think that’s why it’s such a timeless classic. So if you’re looking for a Christmas song that will both tug at your heartstrings and get you singing along, then be sure to give “Wishful Thinking” a listen. So curl up by the fire, grab a mug of hot cocoa, and enjoy “Wishful Thinking” by S J Denney.