My Weekly Top 10 :: Week of 9/1/14

1. Coves One of the albums in my Top 5 New Releases this week was Soft Friday by Coves, the band name taken from an old term for “good friend“, made up of duo Rebekah Wood (vocals) and John Ridgard (multi-instrumentalist). I can’t seem to get enough of this album, the psychedelic rock meets indie pop with an edge that reminds me of The Kills, The Raveonettes, Metric and Jesus and Mary Chain if they let Hope Sandoval take over the mic. I’ve written a lot about how much good music came out this Summer, and as the season comes … Continue reading My Weekly Top 10 :: Week of 9/1/14

We all heard that song before :: VOTD

Palisades Park :: Counting Crows from the album, Somewhere Under Wonderland Palisades Park is a 2014 song released by Counting Crows on Capitol Records as the lead single from the album Somewhere Under Wonderland. The song was promoted before the albums released by a short film directed by Bill Fishman, filmed in New York City in 2014. Somewhere Under Wonderland is the seventh studio album by American rock band Counting Crows, released this week, through Capitol Records. The album is the band’s first release of original material since 2008’s Saturday Nights & Sunday Mornings. The album marks the band’s first release on Capitol … Continue reading We all heard that song before :: VOTD

But every night I burn :: SOTD

Keep Art Alive :: Art by Adam Caldwell “‘Just paint your face’ the shadows smile,slipping me away from you.‘Oh it doesn’t matter how you hide’.” Burn by me Everything burns she said stripping each layer of fabric drowning her skin in the cold tap of unpaid heating and low rent misgivings The bathtub has claws scratching at the tile like his hands on her body marking her in red lines and clearance bins He thinks pain will make her pliable as he tosses his words of disgust she starts to become all his accusations the whore from the virgin all of … Continue reading But every night I burn :: SOTD

September still wishes he’d come back to her again :: A Saturday Playlist

September still wishes he’d come back to her again :: A Saturday Playlist Listen here on Spotify September :: Ryan Adams & The Cardinals Daniel :: Elton John Sex & Candy :: Maroon 5 Star Me Kitten :: R.E.M. After Midnight :: J.J. Cale Most of the Time :: Bob Dylan 100 Years From Now :: Karen Elson Beautiful Loser :: The London Suede September Gurls :: The Bangles The Blowers Daughter :: Angus Stone Like a Fool :: Keira Knightley Killing Me Softly With His Song :: Roberta Flack God of Ocean Tides :: Counting Crows Lost in the Light … Continue reading September still wishes he’d come back to her again :: A Saturday Playlist