Category: music

“Katmandu”: Cat Stevens

"Katmandu" is Marty's Song of the Day for January 10, 2014

Two 2014 inductees to the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame appear on this beautiful song, and neither one of them is Kiss.

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“Renegades of Funk”: Afrikaa Bambaataa, Rage Against the Machine

"Renegades of Funk"—Marty's Song of the Day for January 9, 2014

Like you, every time I pop into the beat, I get Fresh.

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“Space Oddity,” “Major Tom,” “Ashes to Ashes,” “Hallo Spaceboy” — David Bowie, Peter Schilling

Song of the Day for January 8, 2014

“I’ve never done good things. I’ve never done bad things. I never did anything out of the blue.”

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“Blue Red And Grey” by The Who

"Blue Red And Grey" - Marty's Song of the Day for January 7, 2014

Myself, I only love most minutes of the day, but I’m working on a monopoly.

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“Mr. Blue Sky” by ELO

"Mr. Blue Sky"—Marty's song of the Day for January 6, 2014

What better way to start the year than “Mr. Blue Sky”?

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“The Crystal Ship” by The Doors

"The Crystal Ship" by The Doors, Marty's Song of the Day for January 4, 2014

“Deliver me from Reasons Why.”

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“This Town Ain’t Big Enough for the Both of Us” by Sparks

Marty's Song of the Day for 3 January, 2014

“They can’t possibly be American, that can’t possibly be a man, this song can’t possibly be 40 years old.”

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“Thursday” by Morphine

A cold-weather power trio fronted by its bassist, Boston’s Morphine was nevertheless never called the American Rush.

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“Jeans On” by Lord David Dundas

Marty's Song of the Day for 1 January, 2014

Jeans, motorbikes, and your pretty face. We have everything we need.

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Words Next to Pictures II: What We Know About Hydrogen

Next year I am splitting the Nobel Prize with this guy I saw walking by my building at 3 a.m. who picked up my garbage barrel that had fallen into the street.

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