Song of the Day: Squeeze, “Another Nail In My Heart”

A catchy little tune from Squeeze, from their album Argybargy (1980), "Another Nail In My Heart." https://youtu.be/9bTWF7eirJw

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Song of the Day: Marilyn Manson & Rob Zombie, “Helter Skelter”

Rob Zombie and Marilyn Manson kicked off their Twins of Evil tour last week, and to commemorate the event they released a cover of The Beatles classic, "Helter Skelter." The "twins" hit Chicago tonight... https://youtu.be/fAkjKzfzBLE

Song of the Day: John Lennon, “Imagine”

The best-selling single of Lennon's solo career "Imagine" is ranked #3 on Rolling Stone's list of the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time. It was co-produced by Lennon, Yoko Ono, and the legendary Phil Spector and was recorded between May-July 1971. Lennon supplied the vocals and played piano, Klaus Voorman played bass, Alan White played … Continue reading Song of the Day: John Lennon, “Imagine”

Song of the Day: Kenny Loggins, “Conviction of the Heart”

Kenny Loggins recorded "Conviction of the Heart" for his 1991 album, Leap of Faith. He also performed it for his 1992 live concert/album Outside: From the Redwoods. Although it only hit #65 on the Billboard Hot 100, the song took on a life of its own in 1995 when it was unofficially adopted by the … Continue reading Song of the Day: Kenny Loggins, “Conviction of the Heart”

Song of the Day: The Beatles, “With a Little Help From My Friends”

Written by Paul McCartney and John Lennon, "With a Little Help From My Friends" was Ringo Starr's featured vocal tune on Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (1967). It is ranked #311 on Rolling Stone's list of the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time. It's Starr's signature tune, and he closes every performance of his … Continue reading Song of the Day: The Beatles, “With a Little Help From My Friends”

Song of the Day: U2 “One”

The third single from Achtung Baby (1991), "One" was inspired by German reunification and the band's disagreement on the creative direction of the album. It reached number 10 on the Billboard Hot 100, and it remains one of the staples of the band's live performances. Based off a riff that The Edge was playing in … Continue reading Song of the Day: U2 “One”

Mike’s Pick of the Week: Relay #1

Mike's anticipated book this week is┬áRelay #1 by Zac Thompson and Andy Clarke from AfterShock Comics. A lot of sci-fi comics seem to fall into the space opera genre. There's nothing wrong with that; I love Star Wars and Lensmen. But it's always nice to see something a little different, something that leans a bit … Continue reading Mike’s Pick of the Week: Relay #1