Love Songs :: Top Ten Tuesday

My Top Ten Love Songs
Top Ten Tuesday

By request, a Top Ten Tuesday list of My Top Ten Love Songs. This list has changed over the years, and I had to trim off quite a few favorites to limit the list to Ten, and tomorrow, or next month, or next year, if this request came to me again, the list might look different. That said, I know there are a few that have been there for as long as I can remember, and will probably be sticking around for forever.

The list tends to veer older, with a few, more recent songs, woven in. The classics though are awfully hard to compete with, especially in regards to songs about love. They transcend cheesiness and contrived sentimentality, gifting something a bit more vulnerable, imperfect, and real.

So, here’s my list, at least for today, by request…

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“Take Me Home” :: Concrete Blonde :: SOTD

“Take Me Home” :: Concrete Blonde
from the album, Group Therapy (2002)

“Things get better everyday you stay alive,
then I’m amazed,
every day,
that the sun decides to rise.
Every minute,
every hour,
is another chance to change.
Life is beautiful & terrible & strange.”

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My Top 5 Music Obsessions of the Day :: 2/14/17

My Top 5 Music Obsessions of the Day :: 2/14/17 Listen here on Spotify Valentine’s Day. I’m not a fan of this day and all its contrived, retail fueled sentiment. I’m not fond of how it makes so many people feel, and I truly believe that I don’t need a day carved out to remind…

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