and here’s a video of it…

Saturday, July 26th, 2008

unfortunately not the version where Michael Stipe gives some background on the song (as mentioned below), but I’ll take some circa 1985 R.E.M. any day…

Life and How to Live It

Saturday, July 26th, 2008

Be forewarned. I’m feeling nostalgic for some reason tonight… Below is a transcript to the background of the R.E.M. song, “Live and How to Live It” from an unknown bootleg that I used to have. I can’t even begin to recall how many times I listened to this show (and specifically the intro into this [...]

No more late night coffee for me

Thursday, July 13th, 2006

I’ve been up since 4:00am and am still wide awake two hours later. In a way, it’s cool since I’m caught up on my feeds (even though FeedLounge has really been sucking lately ~ makes me wonder if I made the right decision switching) and email. Oh well. Being up early, I started getting philosophical [...]

Strange Indeed

Wednesday, July 12th, 2006

I cannot think of a more fitting “song of the day” than what just finished playing on my iPod right before my phone just rang. Someday, I shall explain… “Strange” by R.E.M. (off of the Document album) There’s something strange going on tonight There’s something going on that’s not quite right Michael’s nervous and the [...]