Quintessential Albums :: Aimee Mann :: Whatever

Quintessential Album Series :: Whatever :: Aimee Mann A Little History: Whatever is the first solo album by the American singer-songwriter Aimee Mann, released in 1993. I've Had It is one of the songs featured in Nick Hornby's book 31 Songs. The album with special note for the song 4th of July was included by Elvis … Continue reading Quintessential Albums :: Aimee Mann :: Whatever

Quintessential Albums :: Morcheeba :: Big Calm

Quintessential Album Series :: Big Calm (1998) :: Morcheeba A Little History: Big Calm is the second album by Morcheeba. The album cover was inspired by that of the 1966 Ray Conniff compilation Hi Fi Companion. It was released at a time that "trip-hop" was considered on its way out. This album still contains trip-hop sounds and sensibilities, mixed in with a variety of … Continue reading Quintessential Albums :: Morcheeba :: Big Calm

Quintessential Albums :: 100% Fun :: Matthew Sweet

100% Fun :: Matthew Sweet Quintessential Albums A Little History: 100% Fun is the fifth album by alternative rock musician Matthew Sweet. It was released on Zoo Entertainment, in 1995. The album was met with moderate commercial success and favorable reviews. The single "Sick of Myself" reached # 2 on the Billboard Modern Rock chart and appeared on the top 100 pop song … Continue reading Quintessential Albums :: 100% Fun :: Matthew Sweet

Quintessential Albums :: Shooting Rubberbands at the Stars :: Edie Brickell & The New Bohemians

Shooting Rubberbands at the Stars :: Edie Brickell & The New Bohemians Quintessential Albums A Little History: Shooting Rubberbands at the Stars is the debut album by the American alternative rock band Edie Brickell & New Bohemians, released in 1988. The album went 2 times platinum in the United States. The album comes together with a slight southern twinge in Edie's voice, and … Continue reading Quintessential Albums :: Shooting Rubberbands at the Stars :: Edie Brickell & The New Bohemians

Quintessential Albums :: Tomorrowland :: Ryan Bingham

Tomorrowland :: Ryan Bingham Quintessential Albums A Little History: Tomorrowland is the fourth studio album by Americana singer-songwriter Ryan Bingham, released on September 18, 2012. The album was recorded in Malibu, California with producer Justin Stanley and was self-released through Bingham's new independent record label Axster Bingham Records. The album's release on Bingham's own label comes following his departure from Lost Highway Records for his first three albums. … Continue reading Quintessential Albums :: Tomorrowland :: Ryan Bingham