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Miscellaneous Mental Musings of an Emerging Artist

Category Archives: Music

Soundtrack of My Life. (“All Is Full Of Love”)

A meditation on the song and video for Bjork’s “All Is Full of Love”.

March 3, 2004 · Leave a comment

Soundtrack of My Life. (Morphine)

A meditation on the music of Morphine.

February 4, 2004 · Leave a comment

Soundtrack of My Life. (Sarah McLachlan)

A meditation on the music of Sarah McLachlan and its appearances in my love life.

January 4, 2004 · Leave a comment

Soundtrack of my Life. (XTC)

A meditation on the music of XTC.

December 18, 2003 · Leave a comment

Soundtrack of My Life. (Beth Orton)

A meditation on the music of Beth Orton.

December 10, 2003 · Leave a comment

Delicate alchemy.

Besides the 1,129-song MP3 list I have on my computer, a random sampling of everything from early Bob Dylan to current Nine Inch Nails, my music-listening options at the moment … Continue reading

July 8, 2003 · Leave a comment

Score one for music.

Get it? Some years back, I recall getting into an argument with my college floormates Chris Friel and Marcel “Marcellus T” Fauci, about whether or not a song’s most important … Continue reading

June 12, 2003 · Leave a comment

Musical chairs.

Yesterday heard the first single off of Liz Phair’s upcoming album, entitled “Why Can’t I?” The title is used in the chorus in such lines as “Why can’t I/ breathe … Continue reading

June 4, 2003 · Leave a comment

Dali is bored and the mercury in Hell just dropped another inch.

“Has the whole world lost its head / or is it just me?”

March 31, 2003 · Leave a comment

Neither party nor disco nor foolin’ around.

And with tonight’s press conference, our unelected leader performs the rest of the necessary ritual required to open the Hellmouth. Ready, America? Here we go. What is it about war … Continue reading

March 17, 2003 · Leave a comment