I was in love with a singer on the brink of stardom and surrounded by legends, but I couldn't write a single word.
"So sick and tired of all these pictures of me."
If you're looking to cast the next live TV musical, you might want to start here. Yes, theater freaks, you know all of this already.
The singer / songwriter died on this day 11 years ago. He would have been 45.
It's time to dust off those old Ani DiFranco and Portishead CDs.
She performed "Between the Bars" after being dragged into the room by men dressed like prison guards at the launch party for her SecretProjectRevolution project. She somehow made the song even more sad, which isn't easy.
Born in the U.S.A.
Whether you're distraught, angry, or feeling sorta numb, these are the records that are there for you when you need it most. Some will cheer you up, and others will just let you wallow.
Check out rare recordings by Bob Dylan, Best Coast, Stephen Malkmus, Mumford & Sons, the xx, MGMT, and more.
Including Missy Elliott Smith, Bone Uggs N Harmony, and Hillbilly Corgan. Justin Hager is amazing.
These are the songs that capture what it really feels like to live in L.A. — both the great and the not-so-great.
"This American Life" host Ira Glass has lent his unique vocal talents to a cover of the late Elliott Smith’s “Say Yes.”
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