A playlist dedicated to love songs. Featuring Peter Gabriel, Regina Spektor, The Magnetic Fields, The Carpenters, and so many more. Play it for your sweetheart on Valentine’s Day, or any day you want to get romantic.
The album “Squint” by Steve Taylor is 25 years old as of just a few weeks ago. I feel like it was just released, and I still listen to the album several times a month. From “The Lament of Desmond….” to “The Moshing Floor” to “Cash Cow,” I’ll examine this album and ask “Does Squint still hold up?”
When I was a teen, “take a chill pill” was a common lexicon. Circa 1992, if someone said this to you, a) they were probably annoyed and/or aggravated with you, and b) you probably needed to mellow out. As an adult, I recognize more than ever that sometimes we need to take a chill pill. …