Top 5 Music Obsessions featuring Songs by Andre Williams, The Who, Belly, Eels, and David Sylvian
The Best Songs of the Day for the First Wednesday of May start slow and melodically in the BritPop vein, and stay in the 90's briefly until it all switches to 3 Stellar Singer-Songwriters for Today's Top 5 Music Obsessions of the Day.
My 5 Music Obsessions of the Day
Last Stop: This Town :: Eels from the album, Electro-Shock Blues (1998) "What if i was not your only friend in this world? Can you take me where you're going, if you're never coming back?"
My Top 5 New Releases :: The Weeks of April 13 and April 20
"And I was thinking' bout how everyone is dying, and maybe it's time to live."
New Release Tuesday :: My Top 5 :: April 22, 2014 1. Neon Trees :: Pop Psychology I first saw/heard Neon Trees as an opening act right before their big hit, Animal, was released. I had never heard of them, and had no idea what to expect, but by the time their short set was … Continue reading New Release Tuesday :: My Top 5 :: April 22, 2014
Dream for an Insomniac :: Soundtrack Shout Out One of my favorite movies written by one of my favorite authors which includes one of my favorite movie quotes ever - "Anything less than mad, passionate, extraordinary love is a waste of time. There are too many mediocre things in life to deal with and love shouldn't … Continue reading My room is held in someone’s arms :: Soundtrack Shout Out Wednesday
Spectacular Girl :: Eels Suprisingly upbeat, Spectacular Girl, off of the Tomorrow Morning album, is quite representative of the album as a whole. The video, though, unveils the dark underthings of a upbeat exterior, exposing a seemingly everyday office working woman as what is assumed to be a contract killer. I love the duality of … Continue reading All good things are defined by her kiss :: Video of the day
"Laying in bed tonight I was thinking, and listening to all the dogs, and the sirens and the shots, and how the careful man tries to dodge the bullets, while a happy man takes a walk. And, maybe it is time to live." It is beyond easy to give up and give in to the … Continue reading I know I only got this moment, and its good