Category Archives: 80’s

The Suburbs : Don’t Do Me Any Favors

As I have posted before, The Suburbs have been one of my favorite bands of all time. So, when they originally broke up in 1987, it killed me. This was the last song that they released and was only released … Continue reading

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The Replacements : Within Your Reach

Well, movie music week officially continues with The Replacements. I actually had a different song chosen for today, but last night, an announcement happened that changed all that. The Replacements are getting back together to play their first shows since … Continue reading

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Ben Barnes & Robert Sheehan (as Shook Up!) : Where We Want to Be

Okay, so it’s been a long time since I updated the blog. I kind of went through a music slump where nothing that was coming out was exciting me, and just didn’t find much inspiration, but a few weeks ago, … Continue reading

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Nine Inch Nails : Call Me A Hole Mash Up & Maybe Just Once

So, a few weeks ago, while at First Avenue for Transmission, the dance night run by Jake Rudh, a friend of mine asked if we heard that mash-up of Head Like a Hole and Call Me Maybe, and while I … Continue reading

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The Wallets : Totally Nude

Today’s post comes with sadness in my heart. Late last night, I found out that Steve Kramer of The Wallets passed away while at the Sundance Festival. Steve was the founder of the Wallets, who were a quirky, art band … Continue reading

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R.E.M. : It’s the end of the world as we know it (and I feel fine)

Well, this post doesn’t really need any explanation… The Mayan Apocalypse my ass… “It’s the end of the world as we know it, and I feel fine…” I do feel fine! Ha!

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U2 : Christmas (Baby, Please Come Home) (Darlene Love Cover)

Years ago, I worked at a place called The County Seat. I have no idea of anyone really remembers that place, but it was a national chain. I worked at the Rosedale store, and it was consistently one of the … Continue reading

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