Category Archives: Alternative

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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Live : Selling the Drama

A couple of weeks ago, I had posted about Ed Kowalczyk, and well, posting about his new song really brought back memories of his time in Live, and so, I went back and pulled out some of my old CDs. … Continue reading

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Pink Mink : Seeking Scott Seekins

We were out with some friends on Saturday night at a restaurant called Cafe Maude here in Minneapolis, and while looking at the cocktail menu, I saw a drink called the Scott Seekins. Knowing who he is, I just had … Continue reading

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Face to Face : Disconnected

I know that I have blogged about this song before. But I always seem to come back to it every now and then, mainly because some of the lyrics really speak to me. “Trust is something that comes easy When … Continue reading

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Rick Springfield : The Man That Never Was

Yes. You read that right. Rick Springfield. But hear me out on this one… My wife and I watched the documentary, Sound City about a month ago, and I have to say, it was an awesome documentary. Produced by Dave … Continue reading

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The Lone Rangers : Degenerated

While talking with a co-worker about movies that are coming out and ones that we wanted to see, the new Lone Ranger movie came up, and when I ever hear The Lone Ranger, I always think about the movie Airheads, … 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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