david bowie Archive

4 Jul 2020

10 Songs About America

The United States of America has always been fodder for musicians – whether it’s singing the praises of the country (“God Bless the U.S.A.”) or questioning its treatment of veterans (“Born in the U.S.A.”). There have been
26 Sep 2018

70 Songs That Didn’t Make the Hot 100 – Part 4

Lots of songs about girls on this installment of songs that didn’t make the Hot 100. I thought songs about girls were all men wrote about. “Cynical Girl” – Marshall Crenshaw (1982). Poor Marshall Crenshaw. Blessed with
21 Aug 2018

100 Songs That Didn’t Make the Top 40 – Part 10

A crowd-pleaser, a rare miss by a superstar, and my favorite song of all time round out the list of 100 songs that didn’t make the Top 40. “Handle with Care” – Traveling Wilburys – #45 (1990). Curious: Traveling