Monthly Archives: October 2010

Vol. 3: “Love in the First Degree” Alabama

“They’re prisons Jerry! Man-made prisons!” –Cosmo Kramer on Marriage Widgets As a child of the 80’s I’m sure that readers who were not raised on country music early in that decade may not get this week’s selection. That’s okay, it only makes the hooks in this song overlooked enough to be featured in this […]

Vol. 2: “Every Day is Like Sunday” Morrissey

“I was never young. This idea of fun: cars, girls, saturday night, bottle of wine… to me, these things are morbid. I was always attracted to people with the same problems as me. It doesn’t help when most of them are dead.” — Morrissey Widgets Last week we looked at a Brian Wilson composition, […]

Vol. 1: “Funky Pretty” by The Beach Boys

Brian Wilson excerpt