All I wish is gone away :: As Heard on TV

“Remember how it used to be, when the sun would fill up the sky, remember how we used to feel, those days would never end.” All at once the story shifts, and the scenes go between the happiest of moments, and the lowest of disappointments. There is someone having what seems like a dream realized,…

I see trouble on the way :: As Heard on TV

“Don’t go around tonight, well, it’s bound to take your life; there’s a bad moon on the rise.” It was the music that first grabbed me round about first season of The Following. The haunting covers, the genre crossing soundtrack, the rehashed gothic favorites from my past, it all was wonderful, and it all set…

Wouldn’t you love to love her? :: As Heard on Television

“All your life you’ve never seen,  woman, taken by the wind. Would you stay if she promised you heaven? Will you ever win?” Misty Day, portrayed brilliantly by Lily Rabe, is hidden away in the forest discovering the music of Stevie Nicks, taking in the music in a visceral, vital, almost feral kind of way,…

I’ll take the long way ’round :: As Heard on Television

“And, you’ll find loss, and you’ll fear what you found, when weather comes, tearing down. There’ll be oats in the water. There’ll be birds on the ground. There’ll be things you never asked her, oh, how they tear at you now.” Unlike many television shows, The Walking Dead uses non-score music sparingly, holding out for…