Quintessential Albums :: Reality Bites Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

Reality Bites is a 1994 romantic comedy-drama film written by Helen Childress and directed by Ben Stiller. It stars Winona Ryder, Ethan Hawke and Stiller, with supporting roles by Janeane Garofalo and Steve Zahn. RCA met with the film's music supervisor Karyn Rachtman and Stiller three weeks into filming to discuss the soundtrack album. They finalized a deal and the label opened its roster to the director who picked only one band: Me Phi Me.

Quintessential Albums :: The Cranberries :: Everybody Else is Doing it, So Why Can’t We?

Quintessential Album Series :: Everybody Else is Doing it, So Why Can't We? :: The CranberriesA Little History:Everybody Else Is Doing It, So Why Can't We? is the debut album by The Cranberries. Released in 1993, it was their first full-length album after having released four EPs, and is also their first major label release.The …

Pete Yorn :: musicforthemorningafter :: My Favorite Albums

musicforthemorningafter (2001) :: Pete Yorn  This album found its way into my hands through one of those Columbia House/BMG buy 10 CD’s for a penny mail-order things. It was the day before we were meant to move to Michigan and everything was packed away in boxes and loaded into a moving truck that was already …

Peter Murphy :: Deep :: My Favorite Albums

Deep (1989) :: Peter Murphy Peter Murphy's voice has had a hard grip on my musical soul ever since I first heard the Bauhaus song, Bela Lugosi's Dead. The depth of sound, the timbre of his voice, and the sensuality that oozes out in both his lighter and darker songs, is hypnotic, spellbinding, and full …

Lana Del Rey :: Born to Die :: My Favorite Albums

Born To Die  (2011) :: Lana Del Rey I never quite understood the ugly backlash that was thrown at Lana Del Rey all due to a one-time rough performance on a late night television show, especially after she had been so intensely lauded as the next best thing via all the internet music blogs mere …