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Fountains of Wayne

Song Of The Day: Fountains Of Wayne, “I’ve Got A Flair”

We pay tribute to the late Adam Schlesinger by revisiting the first song we ever heard from his beloved band Fountains Of Wayne.

Kenny Rogers

Song Of The Day: Kenny Rogers, “Love Will Turn You Around”

We remember the late, great Kenny Rogers, who passed away quietly at his home this weekend at the age of 81, by revisiting one of his most beloved singles.

Genesis Breyer P-Orridge

Song Of The Day: Psychic TV, “Good Vibrations”

We remember the late, great frontperson for Throbbing Gristle and Psychic TV by revisiting one of their more surprising and joyous moments in their amazingly vast and diverse career.


Laura: A Unique Day For A Unique Gal

A tribute to Laura, my best friend/soulmate/confidant for the past twenty years.

Andrew Weatherall

Song Of The Day: X-Press 2 With Tim DeLaughter, “Witchi Tai To” (2 Lone Swordsmen Remix)

We pay tribute to the late, great Andrew Weatherall by revisiting a more obscure remix production that we’ve always fancied, one that showed a more subtle side to the innovative mixmaster.

Kobe Bryant

Song Of The Day: Kobe Bryant, “Dear Basketball”

The world lost Kobe Bryant yestdarday. This 2017 short film that animated Kobe’s 2015 retirement letter would win him an Academy Award, a fitting tribute.


Song Of The Day: Rush, “The Trees”

We remember Rush drummer Neil Peart with an airing of our favorite Rush song, 1977’s ode to human struggle as told through the life of trees.

RIP Vaughan Oliver

RIP Vaughan Oliver, the masterful deisgn genius behind 23 Envelope, v23, and hundreds of 4AD releases. He passed away this weekend at the age of 62.

Roxette Marie Fredriksson

Song Of The Day: Roxette, “The Sweet Hello, The Sad Goodbye”

We were saddened to learn of the passing of Roxette frontwoman Marie Fredriksson. In her honor, a fabulous obscurity from 1991.

Song Of The Day: The Muffs, “Sad Tomorrow”

R.I.P Kim Shattuck. You will be missed.