Today’s Song of the Day comes from Hum. A nineties alternative rock hit from the 1995 album, You’d Prefer an Astronaut. “Stars” is the third track on You’d Prefer an Astronaut. It was the second single released.Read More
The Best of Britpop Music Tuesday begins with a favorite Blur song of mine, “Beetlebum”. Blur, one of my favorite’s from the Britpop set, seems to be the perfect start to The Best of Britpop Music Tuesday Series. So, have a seat, throw your headphones on, adjust your speakers, turn them up up up and let’s read up on the Britop-B’s of Blur and “Beetlebum”.Read More
My Top Ten Songs About Crying for Top Ten Tuesday took some work to narrow down. There are so many songs about heartache and tears. I bet you can think of at least a dozen without pausing for a breath. What are some of your favorites?
Following are My Top Ten Songs About Crying, played, and replayed, to narrow down a Top Ten of Tearful Music for you.Read More
Time for Tuesday’s Top 5 Music Obsessions of the Day. Time for a new 5 Songs that are spinning through speakers, playing through the ether, and right here ready for you to press play and turn the volume up. For this Tuesday’s Top 5 Music Obsessions we start off with an early Depeche Mode song, off the first album of theirs I owned, on cassette, I think. I heard a bit of “New Life” this morning while playing a British Synth documentary and was instantly reminded how much I love the song. Cocteau Twins is next. Another track off an album which was the first I owned for this band. Camera Obscura (pictured above) comes in at number 3, bringing us some “Razzle Dazzle Rose” on a Tuesday. The Glove touches us with “Like an Animal” for number 4, and then the 5 is rounded up with Ultravox’s hit, “Vienna”, a song I never grow tired of hearing.Read More