A Special September: Some of This Month’s Best Tunes

For most of us September means school. Which means work. Which means a lot less fun. We can however take comfort in the fact that this month could be one of the most fruitful months for music in recent memory. With The 1975 already having released their debut album and The Weeknd providing us with his sophomore effort, some people (like me) might actually have the problem that … [Read more...]

Taylor Swift’s Hunger Games

Yo. It's Friday (good) and we've come to the end of THG soundtrack and landed on Taylor Swift's contributions (better! Maybe.) Jump the jump for more detail (it probably wouldn't be hard.) … [Read more...]

Nothing To Remember – Neko Case

This is one of my favourites from THG soundtrack. It works even better if you're well-versed in Panem culture but is a sweet accompaniment to even the THG-ignorant (Michael). Transience, leaving an impression and dehumanization are all vital components of the books and (coincidenceville!) this song.  … [Read more...]

Come Away To The Water – Maroon 5 ft. Rozzi Crane

Jeez, there were lots of 'likes' and 'Henrys' in yesterday's post: I approve. I don't approve of Michael's mocking my HG addiction. The film was so good. And not just in a 'they did quite a good adaptation.' It was really, really good. Anyway, I'm pulling 3 more tracks from the soundtrack and here's a Maroon 5 one heading at you. … [Read more...]

Abraham’s Daughter – Arcade Fire

Hi! Sorry for the lack of ... anything recently. My life has been completely taken over by The Hunger Games. Everyone probably thinks they are the most extreme fans but I regularly exhibit worrying signs of addiction. Stephen Fry still reads HP to me to sleep and I save my HP stationary paper for really, really special people. Anyway, 3 books, 1 soundtrack and 7 hours browsing … [Read more...]