Ryan Adams Top 5 Music Obsessions

Top 5 Music Obsessions featuring Ryan Adams

Wednesday is finally here. Mid-week Wednesday, halfway there Wednesday, my Favorite weekday Wednesday. How are you feeling this Wednesday? I feel clearer today, better rested, coffee in hand and Music playing. Today’s Top 5 Music Obsessions all lean in the Folk and Alt-Country side of things. I woke up with Ryan Adams in my head and it all fell together from there. What Music are you Obsessing over today?

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The first Song is from Ryan Adams. “New York, New York” was the Track I woke up with, Singing in my head. It reminds me of how much I want to visit New York. Every year I think THIS will be the year. So far it hasn’t been the year. Yet. Maybe THIS year is.

Joni Mitchell is such a huge part of my childhood. “Carey”, off of her 1971 Album Blue, is a Song I’d forgotten about until today. When it came on my Spotify Discover Weekly Playlist I was immediately transformed into a wee girl barefoot in our first living room, spinning around my Mom’s giant speakers to this Song.

Karen Dalton is a new discovery of mine. She was making Folk Music around the same time as Joni. A matter of fact this Song, “Something On Your Mind” was released the same year as Joni’s Song “Carey”. I was introduced to Karen’s Music via the Lyric site I’ve mentioned a few times lately – Always On the Run. I’m so glad I found it again.

The next two Songs were both featured in my Favorite TV Series of all-time, “Gilmore Girls”. Yo La Tengo’s “My Little Corner of the World” and Sam Phillips’ “How to Dream”. When I’m having a lot of anxiety, like this week, its “Gilmore Girls” I turn to. It is a guaranteed feel-good watch for me.

If you’d like to Follow along on this Week’s Top 5 Songs check out Playlists at Spotify and YouTube.

Top 5 Music Obsessions of the Day – April 11, 2018

1. “New York, New York” by Ryan Adams

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2. “Carey” by Joni Mitchell

Joni Mitchell Carey Top 5 Music Obsessions Song 2

3. “Something On Your Mind” by Karen Dalton

Karen Dalton Something On Your Mind Top 5 Music Obsessions Song 3

4. “My Little Corner of the World” by Yo La Tengo

Yo La Tengo My Little Corner of the World Top 5 Music Obsessions Song 4

5. “How to Dream” by Sam Phillips

Sam Phillips How To Dream Top 5 Music Obsessions Song 5

I hope you are having the best Wednesday you can and that your day is filled with Music you are Obsessing over. I hope you enjoyed my 5 Music Obsessions of the Day from Ryan Adams, Joni Mitchell, Karen Dalton, Yo La Tengo, and Sam Phillips.

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