The Last

Where are you now handsome Billy? “The Last Balloon,” XTC “Last Boat Leaving,” Elvis Costello “The Last Carnival,” Bruce Springsteen “Last Dance,” Sarah McLachlan “The Last Day of Our Acquaintance,” Sinead O’Connor “Last Fair Deal Gone Down,” Crooked Still “Last Goodbye,” Jeff Buckley “Last Hard Bible,” Kasey Chambers “Last Night,” The Mar-Keys “Last Night,” Over [Read More...]

Kerosene Kids

I waited all my life for just a little death … “Kerosene,” Miranda Lambert “Kerosene Hat,” Cracker “Key of C,” Jim Noir “Key to the Highway,” The Band “Kick,” INXS “Kickin’ My Heart Around,” The Black Crowes “Kid,” Pretenders “Kid A,” Radiohead “Kid About It,” Elvis Costello & The Attractions “Kid Fears,” Indigo Girls “The [Read More...]

Jam Jazzman

Life is a path lit only by the light of those I’ve loved … “Jam,” Michael Jackson “James,” Huffamoose “James Bond Theme,” Leroy Holmes “Jamey’s Got the Blues,” Randy Stonehill “Jane Says,” Jane’s Addiction “Jangling Jack,” Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds “Janie Jones,” The Clash “Jasper Johns,” Twitchen Vibes “Jayne’s Blue Wish,” Tom Waits [Read More...]

I Am what I Am

“Later, I went back and looked at it and realized that the walrus was the bad guy in the story and the carpenter was the good guy. I thought, oh … I picked the wrong guy. I should have said, ‘I am the carpenter.’ But that wouldn’t have been the same, would it?” “I Am [Read More...]

Hard, Harder, Hard Knock Life

A prayer for everyone who’s ever been out on the pavement … “A Hard Day’s Night,” The Beatles “Hard Headed Woman,” Cat Stevens “Hard Luck & Heart Attack,” Vigilantes of Love “A Hard Rain’s Gonna Fall,” Edie Brickell and the New Bohemians “Hard Times Come Again No More,” Bob Dylan “Hard Times Come Again No [Read More...]

The Gate to the Genius Next Door

They knew that they would never pass this way again … “The Gate of the World,” Daniel Amos “Gavin’s Song,” Marc Broussard “Gee, Baby, Ain’t I Good to You,” Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong “Gee, Baby, Ain’t I Good to You,” Billie Holiday “Gee Whiz (Look at His Eyes),” Carla Thomas “Geek in the Pink,” [Read More...]


Nobody knows exactly what to say … "Faces in Cabs," Mark Heard"Faces to the Window," Daniel Amos"Facsimile," Vigilantes of Love"Factory," Bruce Springsteen"Factory," Melissa McClelland"The Factory," Warren Zevon"The Facts of Life," Talking Heads"Fade Into You," Mazzy Star"Fade Into You," Pedro the Lion"Faded from the Winter," Iron & Wine"The Fading Glory," Kangaroo I fell for the band [Read More...]

Everywhere to Exit

There is the risk of looking like a fool … "Everywhere," Pink Martini"Everywhere I Go," The Call"Everywhere I Look," Phil Keaggy"Exaltation on a Cool Kitchen Floor," Bright Eyes"An Exception to the Rule," Dwight Yoakam"Excitable Boy," Warren Zevon"Exeter, Rhode Island," Jennifer O'Connor"Exhuming McCarthy," R.E.M."Exister," Prototypes"Exit," U2"Exit Music (For a Film)," Radiohead Every time I post a [Read More...]