Again, so I won't forget...

Published by Iris in Movies, Music ♫, Favorite Quotes / Passages,
Published on 10/18/09 at 03:01:12 pm using 364 words.
…what got me here. (With a little help from Dave Matthews Band this time around, whose great lyrics brought on some teary-eyed nostalgia) more »

The Song Title Questionnaire

Published on 09/23/09 at 08:39:00 pm using 186 words.
Taking a page from a friend’s blog… The goal here is to answer these (at times dramatic) questions using only names of songs by ONE singer/band - and without repeating the titles! Let’s see… more »

Mood du Jour: Home

Published by Iris in Music ♫, Miscellaneous, Me, Mood du Jour,
Published on 09/08/09 at 03:33:21 pm using 33 words.
My favorite version of Sheryl Crow’s Home This post is the creative work of Iris Watts Hirideyo and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 License. more »

Lille (Lisa Hannigan) on YouTube

Published by Iris in Inspired by, Music ♫,
Published on 08/25/09 at 11:37:36 am using 32 words.
I’m absolutely enchanted by the simplicity and beauty of this video. This post is the creative work of Iris Watts Hirideyo and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 License. more »

Under the table and dreaming

Published by Iris in Miscellaneous, Jeff Buckley,
Published on 08/14/09 at 08:40:20 pm using 48 words.
[Click on the thumbnail for a larger view] Currently shattering window panes with a rendition of… Dave Matthews Band - Ants marching/Under the table and dreaming This post is the creative work of Iris Watts Hirideyo and is licensed under… more »

The Blower's Daughter, Closer, Parker and love

Published on 06/26/09 at 02:34:35 pm using 924 words.
It seems there’s love behind everything. Love shaped to resemble anything you can think of. And all too often, love made out to be the prize. I distrust anything and everything that makes love out to be immaculate and a source of endless joy.… more »

Born to Run

Published on 06/21/09 at 07:27:32 pm using 186 words.
I found myself singing Born to Run in the shower today. The 1988 accoustic version performed in Los Angeles, which has always been to me the quintessential version of that song. The one that allowed me to really listen to the lyrics and get carried away… more »

Fourteen Years Later

Published on 05/03/09 at 07:57:33 pm using 154 words.
Fourteen years ago today I was on Westwood Boulevard standing outside Tower Records waiting to see an in-store performance by Jeff Buckley. He’d just come onto the music scene and I’d just become captivated by his unique sound and stunning… more »

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