:: Tuesday, September 05, 2006 ::
Go ahead, punk, ruin my music
Ruined Music is a blog about the songs, albums, artists, etc., that have been ruined by some bad memory. (For me it's "Here Comes My Girl," by Tom Petty and the [appropriately named] Heartbreakers. And sorry, I still can't talk about it.)

From the site:
Ruined Music is the place to talk about the music you’ve lost: the songs you can’t stand to hear ever again, that record she always played when she was over at your house, the band you went to see together a week before he called it quits, That Song that was on That Mix, the record that was playing the night you (fill in the blank), the album you got for a Valentine’s Day gift.
But if breakup songs ain't your thing, you can also post about other ruined music: "a song that was ruined not by an ex but by a roommate, a bandmate, a former best friend, a neighbor, a teacher, or an ocelot."

Hat tip to Daniel Rubin who shares his own breakup song (and who I get to meet next week in Philly). They don't write 'em like that anymore, do they, Dan?

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:: Andrew 09:08 + ::

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