I did all my best to smile :: VOTD

VOTD :: Song to the Siren :: This Mortal Coil, featuring Elizabeth Fraser

They made a statue of us :: VOTD

VOTD :: Us :: Regina Spektor
from the album, Soviet Kitsch (2004)
Directed by Adria Petty

“We’re living in a den of thieves,
rummaging for answers in the pages.
We’re living in a den of thieves,
and it’s contagious.”

Screamed at the make-believe, screamed at the sky :: VOTD

VOTD :: Pictures of You :: The Cure
from the album, Disintegration (1989)
Directed by Tim Pope

“Remembering you,
fallen into my arms,
crying for the death of your heart.
You were stone white,
so delicate,
lost in the cold –
you were always so lost in the dark.”

She has trouble acting normal when she’s nervous :: VOTD

Round Here :: Counting Crows
from the album, August & Everything After (1993)
Directed by Mark Neale

“She parks her car outside of my house,
and takes her clothes off,
says she’s close to understanding Jesus,
and she knows she’s more than just a little
misunderstood.”

But baby I’m clutching at straws :: VOTD

Agape :: Bear’s Den
from the album, Islands (2015)
Directed by Ed Sayers

“Even though,
your words hurt the most,
I still want to hear them,
every day.
You say let it go,
but I can’t let it go,
I wanna believe every word that you say.”

Got a heart beat like we’re only sixteen :: VOTD

Born Again Teen :: Lucius
from the album, Good Grief (2016)
Directed by Bill Fishman
Cinematography by Rick Craft

“Never seen your moves like this,
and all with such self confidence,
I’m thinking how your lips taste next to mine.”

He makes my heart a cinemascope screen :: VOTD

Hot Knife :: Fiona Apple from the album, The Idler Wheel Is Wiser Than the Driver of the Screw and Whipping Cords Will Serve You More Than Ropes Will Ever Do About the song:  Hot Knife is the closing track of Fiona Apple’s fourth album, The Idler Wheel. It contains sprinklings of timpani rolls and classical…

I just took a trip on my love for him :: VOTD

The Man With the Child in His Eyes :: Kate Bush from the album, The Kick Inside About the song:  The Man with the Child in His Eyes is a song by Kate Bush. It is the fifth track on her debut album The Kick Inside and was released as her second single in 1978. Kate…

A friend who bleeds is better :: VOTD

Pure Morning :: Placebo from the album, Without You I’m Nothing About the song:  Pure Morning is the first single from Placebo’s second album Without You I’m Nothing, in 1998. The single was very successful in the U.S., going at # 19 in the Billboard, and it also went at # 4 in the UK Singles Chart. The song…