All Your Favorite Bands: “Are Your Stars Out?” by Mark Stoermer

Mark Stoermer recently released his 2nd solo album, Dark Arts, and needless to say, I’ve been listening to it non-stop since its debut on August 5th. Here’s one of the best songs on the album, “Are Your Stars Out?” (Perfect for a bookish blog, given that’s a Salinger reference, per Mark) Be sure to listen…

Ranked: The Killers’ Christmas Songs

Now that I’ve introduced you to my favorite Santa, it’s time for a look at my favorite Christmas songs! The Killers have raised over $850,000 for the (RED) campaign by releasing Christmas singles. They very well could have decided to cover holiday standards and/or classic hymns  however, that is not the case as Brandon Flowers…

Musings: My Favorite “Santa” Story

Photo credit: Las Vegas Weekly’s article “The Ballad of Ryan Pardey.” I love a good story, whether it’s via book or song. And this week, I’m taking a look at some of my favorite Christmas tunes. Not the hymns. Not the cloying pop ditties you hear every year. But the Christmas songs by one of…