Posts tagged "Marvin Gaye"

Songs in commercials: Good tunes on TV

For the most part, I don’t listen to the radio that often, leaving limited places for me to find new music. ¬†However, I have started to notice how many good songs from commercials find their way onto my iPod. It’s not just the Gap getting catchy music for their ads, it’s Target, Diet Coke, Lipton... Read more »

Patriotic pop music: Ten songs for the Fourth of July

Patriotic pop music:  Ten songs for the Fourth of July
Today, we celebrate the independence of the good ol’ U.S. of A. We gather in tiny Chicago backyards and patios, head out to our parents houses in the suburbs or maybe hit up the lakefront. We grill weenies, ribs and hamburgers and maybe S’mores, downing it all down with a good craft beer. And we... Read more »