Some Kind of Wonderful :: Original Movie Soundtrack :: My Favorite Albums

Some Kind of Wonderful :: Original Movie Soundtrack (1987) I have a weakness for John Hughes films, and their accompanying soundtracks. Two of the soundtracks from those films definitely make it on my favorite albums list, Pretty in Pink and Some Kind of Wonderful. I still have my well-worn cassette and vinyl album of this…

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Top five Tuesday :: It’s midnight at the Starlite diner

Top Five Tuesday :: Ryan Adams I have been wanting to have Ryan Adams featured for “Top Five Tuesday” for some time now, but I have pushed back and postponed because it is damn difficult to pick five favorites when it is an artist you love as much as I love Ryan Adams. His music…

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Regardless of what they say :: video of the day

Roads (live) :: Portishead Even at the first heard notes, right before the crowd explodes in applause, the tears fill my eyes. Some songs are like that, they tear open my flesh and reach deep into my chest, grabbing a hard hold of my heart, ripping it apart with recalled memories and unsaid scars. As…

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Not yet, not yet :: song of the day

Keep Art Alive :: Art by Joshua Petker Moon Healing Escalation (by me, from 09/01) This is it, my part of the porch, the cold cement, rain dripping from the rafters, ash on the petals, my toes going to ice; your lonely lovely little heat vampire, ready to suck you clean. And the Cheshire Cat…

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