In 1969 Nillson’s cover of the song was picked by John Schelsinger as the theme tune to Midnight Cowboy and thus began my (and many others) misconception that it was a Nillson original! Continue reading →
And Jojo makes his third appearance in this series (and he’s not done yet!) with a song that Galaxie 500 took form a bleak, 90 second song, sung unaccompanied, and made it their own stretching it out to almost seven minutes. Continue reading →
In amongst all the Luna music in the film Tell Me Do You Miss Me were a number of specially composed pieces by each of the band members and here they are, ripped from the DVD for your listening pleasure
The existence of Luna’s cover of Led Zep’s Dancing Days was first mentioned way back in a post on the band’s official web site (fuzzywuzzy.com – but I think the post got lost in one of the reboots that site got) – it didn’t however see the light until the band released Close Cover Before Striking in digital form in 2011.