Only Once to Only You

I knew all the time I should shut up and listen … “Only Once,” Maria McKee “Only One,” Terry Taylor “Only Ones Who Know,” Arctic Monkeys “Only the Good Die Young,” Billy Joel “Only the Lonely,” Alison Cipris “Only the Strong,” Midnight Oil “The Only Time,” Nine Inch Nails “Only Trust Your Heart,” Astrud Gilberto [Read More...]

Naked – Nature Boy

The greatest thing you’ll ever learn … “Naked,” Avril Lavigne “Naked Puppets,” Moxy Fruvous “Nan You’re a Window Shopper,” Lily Allen “Nao Esperando,” Kirsty MacColl “The Narrow,” Matt Jones “The National Anthem,” Radiohead “Natural,” Howard Jones “Natural Blues,” Moby “Natural Gift,” The Kinks “Nature Boy,” Nat King Cole Kind of a narrow range there, alphabetically, [Read More...]

Make Believe – Makin' Pies

I don’t want something for nothing, but it’s all I can get … “Make Believe,” Bathtub Mary “Make Him Believe,” Jeffrey Gaines “Make It All OK,” R.E.M. “Make It Work,” Christy Moore/Paul Doran “Make Me Smile,” Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel “Make My Life a Prayer,” Keith Green “Make You Feel My Love,” Adele “Make [Read More...]

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...]