Remember to Rescue Me


Big business it don’t like you … “Remember the Time,” Michael Jackson “Remind Me,” Ella Fitzgerald “Reminder,” Radiohead “Reminiscing,” Buddy Holly “Remote Control,” The Clash “Renaissance Man,” Midnight Oil “Render Love,” The Choir “Repatriated,” Handsome Furs “Repetition,” The Kinks “Reprisidente,” Swimming Pool Q’s “Requiem,” M. Ward “Rescue,” Lucinda Williams “Rescue Me,” The Alarm That Lucinda [Read More...]

From Pennsylvania to a Perfect World


How am I gonna keep myself away from me? “The Pennsylvania Rock Oil Co. Resignation Letter,” Matthew Friedberger “Pennsylvania Six-Five Thousand,” Glenn Miller “Pennyroyal Tea,” Nirvana “People Are Strange,” Echo and the Bunnymen “People Get Ready,” Curtis Mayfield & The Impressions “People Get Ready,” Eva Cassidy “People Get Ready,” Jeff Beck & Rod Stewart “People [Read More...]

Oblivious to Oceans


They’ve bought the bullets and there’s no one left to shoot … “Oblivious,” Aztec Camera “Obsession,” Animotion “Occasionally,” Melissa Etheridge “The Ocean,” The Choir “The Ocean,” Tegan & Sara “Ocean and Atlantic,” Mayday Parade “Ocean Breathes Salty,” Modest Mouse “Ocean Size Love,” Leigh Nash “Oceans of Venus,” Dengue Fever This is a pretty narrow range, [Read More...]

From November to Now


Jesus and his lawyer are coming back … “November Rain,” Guns and Roses “Novocaine for the Soul,” Eels “Novotel,” Adam Green “Now and Forever,” The Wild Swans “Now I’m Here,” Queen “Now. Now.” St. Vincent “Now or Never,” Billie Holiday “Now or Never Land,” Midnight Oil “Now That It’s Over,” Everclear “Now That We Found [Read More...]

Monkey – Moonshine


I’m not looking for answers at a time like this … “Monkey Grinder,” Chagall Guevara “Monkey Wrench,” Foo Fighters “Monkeys at the Zoo,” Charlie Peacock “The Monorail Song,” Songs in the Key of Springfield “Monsoon of Perfume,” Dengue Fever “Monument,” Carina Round “Moon Over Bourbon Street,” Sting “Moon River,” Audrey Hepburn “Moonage Daydream,” David Bowie [Read More...]

La Belle – Lady


What’s the use in half a story, half of a dream? “La Belle Dame Sans Regrets,” Sting “La Bomba,” Tonio K. “La Di Da,” Asher Roth “La Javanaise,” Madeleine Peyroux “La La La La Lemon,” Barenaked Ladies “La La Land,” The Go-Go’s “La Tortura,” Shakira “La Vie Boheme,” Rent cast “La Vie en Rose,” Madeleine [Read More...]

Kneel to Knuckle


Heaven could be any place at all … “Kneel at the Feet of Jesus,” Willie Nelson “The Kneeling Drunkard’s Plea,” Johnny Cash “Knife,” Aztec Camera “Knife,” Grizzly Bear “Knife Chase,” Tom Waits “Knife Going In,” Tegan & Sara “Knights in Shining Karma,” XTC “Knock ‘Em Out,” Lily Allen “Knock on Wood,” Eddie Floyd “Knockin’ in [Read More...]

Jack to Jangling Jack


The way that I feel is no longer news … “Jack of All Parades,” Elvis Costello “Jack’s Valentine,” Over the Rhine “Jackeyed,” Micah P. Hinson “Jacksie,” Over the Rhine “Jackson,” Lucinda Williams “Jacksons, Monk & Rowe,” Elvis Costello “Jaded,” Green Day “Jail Guitar Doors,” The Clash “Jailer,” Asa “Jailhouse Rock,” Elvis Presley “Jam,” Michael Jackson [Read More...]