Posts Tagged ‘Pop’

Camera Obscura - My Maudlin Career

Artist: Camera Obscura
Album: My Maudlin Career
Song: French Navy
Genre: Indie Pop

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Milo Greene

Artist: Milo Greene
Album: Milo Greene
Song: Silent Way
Genre: Cinematic Pop

Tegan and Sara – “Hop a Plane”

Posted: July 10, 2013 by Tuned In, Turned Up in Quotes
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“Imagine me there, my heart asleep with no air, begging ‘ocean please, help me drown these memories'”.

Tegan and Sara - The Con

Grouplove - Spreading Rumours

Artist: Grouplove
Album: Spreading Rumours
Song: Ways to Go
Genre: Indie

“She handed me a mirror so I could recognize the distance from my heart to hers.”

Elvis Costello - Secret, Profane & Sugarcane

The Neighbourhood - I Love You

Artist: The Neighbourhood
Album: I Love You.
Song: Sweater Weather
Genre: Indie Pop/Hip-Hop

Goo Goo Dolls – “Iris”

Posted: May 5, 2013 by Tuned In, Turned Up in Quotes
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“You can’t fight the tears that ain’t coming, or the moment of truth in your lies. When everything feels like the movies, you bleed just to know you’re alive.”

Goo Goo Dolls - Dizzy Up the Girl

The Shins – “No Way Down”

Posted: April 1, 2013 by Tuned In, Turned Up in Quotes
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“Make me a drink strong enough to wash away this dishwater world they said was lemonade.”

The Shins - Port of Morrow

Almost everyone has heard the name “Big Pink” in the world of music at some point or another. Some know the name from The Band’s first album, “Music From Big Pink”. Others have heard the name from the London electronic-rock duo, “The Big Pink”. But what’s the source of this name? Well, as most things do, it all leads back to Bob Dylan.

The Band (originally The Hawks) got their start playing for Bob Dylan. Following Dylan’s famous motorcycle crash during the Summer of ’66, Bob Dylan needed to get away from the pressures of the label, his manager, and all his fans that felt betrayed by his going electric. He and The Band decided to break away from everything and seclude themselves in a house (that happened to be pink) being rented by Rick Danko from The Band, in West Saugerties, New York in 1967.

It was in this house that Bob Dylan and The Band recorded “The Basement Tapes” (released in 1975). Working so closely with Dylan inspired The Band to put out their own record, which became one of the most memorable albums of the 60s.

Big Pink

Elton John - Goodbye Yellow Brick Road

Artist: Elton John
Album: Goodbye Yellow Brick Road
Song: Bennie and the Jets
Genre: Glam Rock