But you don’t pull my strings :: VOTD

She Moves In Her Own Way :: The Kooks from the album, Inside In/Inside Out She Moves in Her Own Way is a song by British band The Kooks and is featured on their debut album, Inside In/Inside Out. It was released in June 2006, as the fifth single from that album, charting at # 7 in the UK Singles Chart. The music video (see above) features the band in Tijuana, Mexico. The song is also featured on the 2006 compilation album, The Acoustic Album, and the 2007 compilation, The Saturday Sessions: The Dermot O’Leary Show (EMI). Editor’s Note: We … Continue reading But you don’t pull my strings :: VOTD

Suzanne Takes You Down :: SOTD

Keep Art Alive :: Art by Loui Jover “And you know that she’s half crazy, but that’s why you want to be there.” Nearly everything I have ever written, be it a short story, or a novel-in-progress, has has a character inspired by one of Leonard Cohen’s songs. He is a muse of mine, and I do not remember a time in my life that I was not touched, in some way, by his music. I still remember the first Cohen song I heard, where I was, and how it affected me. My Mother had one of his albums leaned … Continue reading Suzanne Takes You Down :: SOTD

Channeling Curses and Cupid’s Cast-Offs :: The C Playlist

Keep Art Alive :: “Eliza” :: Art by Jonathan Viner Channeling Curses and Cupid’s Cast-Offs :: The C Playlist Listen here on Spotify (Day 7 of September Month of Playlists) Changes :: David Bowie Cough Syrup :: Young The Giant Can’t Stand Me Now :: The Libertines Come Pick Me Up :: Ryan Adams Cowboy Romance :: Natalie Merchant Come On Over :: Olivia Newton-John Carry Me Away :: Concrete Blonde Can’t Find My Way Home :: Blind Faith Classic Cars :: Bright Eyes Cool For Cats :: Squeeze Chicago :: Sufjan Stevens Coffee & TV :: Blur Classic Girl … Continue reading Channeling Curses and Cupid’s Cast-Offs :: The C Playlist