Category: music

Wicked Little Earworm

I know exactly how Hedwig got into my head. It was Wayne County being interviewed in a BBC documentary about the Velvet Underground’s “Walk on the Wild Side”. Then I remembered this compilation CD that I got through my Mojo…

Remembering Sir

Right around the fifth paragraph of Marie Lee’s op-ed in the New York Times To Sir With Love started playing in my head. It’s right around there she introduces us to Ms. Leibfried, her high school English teacher. It is…

Under the Covers

Girl in a Coma’s Adventures in Coverland is a good covers album. The songs they chose to include work well together as a soundtrack to a subway ride or a walk out to run errands. I’ve been playing it over…

My Top 5 Educational TV Theme Songs

AM New York ran two highly entertaining and highly distracting (and highly debatable) articles: A timeline of TV theme songs and a ranking of the Top 5 TV themes. Another reader (@KENNECTED) and I have been a little perplexed by…