Category Archives: Music Monday

#MusicMonday – Route 66 by Depeche Mode

I don’t know what it is about “Route 66” – especially the Depeche Mode version – that makes it perfect for a new start song. It evokes a sense of freedom and exploration and adventure. At least it does for me. … Continue reading

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#MusicMonday – Up All Night by Aaron Lee Tasjan

A wonderful friend of mine introduced me to this song last week – it’s fun and funky and it reminds me a little of Tom Petty, though I couldn’t tell you why. Maybe it’s the phrasing of certain words, or … Continue reading

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#MusicMonday | I Want You by Savage Garden

I am an unabashed fan of pop music. Not all pop music, but Savage Garden? Absolutely. And aside from my current disdain for the current state of celebrity culture, this is hands-down, make-me-feel-happy music. I’ve not listened to any of Darren … Continue reading

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#MusicMonday | Rubber Glove Seduction by PTP

So, there is absolutely zero story behind this song – I just remember dancing to it at Respectable Street Cafe in West Palm Beach many moons ago. Life was amazingly simple and fun as much as it was drama-filled, as … Continue reading

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#MusicMonday – Money (That’s What I Want) by Flying Lizzards (plus bonus…Barrett Strong)

I learned something new on this #MusicMonday – There is more than one version of Money (That’s What I Want). I don’t know why I’m surprised, but there you have it. Before I get to that, though, 4 of my … Continue reading

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#MusicMonday | Strangelove by Depeche Mode

One of these days I’m going to share the story of why “Strangelove” by Depeche Mode is one of my heartsongs – and how it’s connected to the one time I met Depeche Mode and made a complete idiot out … Continue reading

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#MusicMonday | Welcome to Paradise by Front 242

I can’t remember whether “Welcome to Paradise” or “Headhunter” was my first introduction to Front 242 – I also couldn’t decide initially which one to go with today, so I closed my eyes and pointed. Obviously “Welcome to Paradise” won… … Continue reading

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#MusicMonday | Uptown Funk (with a Benedict Cumberbatch Bonus)

It’s been a while since I’ve watched anything with Benedict Cumberbatch, though to be fair, it’s been a while since I’ve watched anything. Sometimes I think my lack of interest in watching movies or TV shows is due to an … Continue reading

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#MusicMonday | Lightning Man by Nitzer Ebb

So… Running late this morning, so quick #MusicMonday in the form of “Lightning Man” by Nitzer Ebb – a band I’ve seen twice (or maybe thrice – I can’t remember). Enjoy! And Happy Monday! xo See previous #MusicMonday (formerly knows … Continue reading

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#MusicMonday | The Day I Can’t Decide What Mood I’m In…

Short and sweet #MusicMonday today – I can’t decide what mood I’m in. Which would you choose? Check out this blast from the past #MondayMorningMusic – I’m Free by The Soup Dragons – because as soon as I receive one outstanding … Continue reading

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