Some Kind of Wonderful Soundtrack

Some movie soundtracks transcend the film they are part of. Though Some Kind of Wonderful is one of my favorite John Hughes’ movies, it’s not among the universally agreed upon “best John Hughes”, not like The Breakfast Club, Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, 16 Candles, and even Pretty In Pink are. For some reason, Some Kind…

Top 5 Music Obsessions featuring Lucius

Today’s Special Saturday Edition of the Top 5 Music Obsessions includes songs by Lucius, Lucinda Williams, Daniel Lanois and Emmylou Harris, The Head and the Heart, and The Modern Lovers.

“Ripple” by The Grateful Dead

Today’s Song of the Day is “Ripple” by The Grateful Dead. “Ripple” is the first Dead song I ever heard, and remains my favorite to this day.