Movies and Music: The Hip-Hop* Blockbuster Single

*Based on the music in this post (Vanilla Ice, etc.), we’re using this term really loosely. Growing up in the ’90s, I learned everything I know about music and pop culture through constant absorption of TV and movies. Movie soundtracks became pretty essential to my understanding of pop music. Most of the music I listened […]

Lunchtime Poll

Lunchtime Poll: Favorite Soundtracks

My beloved 90s radio stations have been playing the heck out of Garbage’s “#1 Crush” lately. It’s been a long time since I listened all the way through the Romeo + Juliet soundtrack, but it’s one of my all-time favorites.

Open Thread

Monday Night Flashback OT: Summer Blockbusters

Certain movies are just made for summer. In my head, it’s the big, over-the-top action films with a romantic ballad or two that makes a summer movie. You know, Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, with “(Everything I Do) I Do It for You” by Bryan Adams; Batman Forever with “Kiss from a Rose” by Seal […]