Staff Infection: Blue Monday
It's inevitable. We all get the blues. Here's a collection of songs that let me wallow a little, and don't let the uptempo ones fool you, they're a bit sad, too. So come with me on a short trip into the world of deliciously melancholy music.
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1. Chris Bathgate - "The Last Parade On Ann St."
2. Ross and the Wrongens - "Through With U (Ballad of an Alcoholic)" (see video below)
3. Great Lakes Myth Society - "Across the Bridge"
4. Portishead - "Roads"
5. R.E.M. - "Leave"
6. Rufus Wainwright - "The Art Teacher"
7. Sufjan Stevens "John Wayne Gacy"
8. Death Cab For Cutie - "Someday You Will Be Loved"
9. The Smiths - "Ask"
10. David Bowie - "Life on Mars?"
11. Pearl Jam - "Elderly Woman Behind the Counter in a Small Town"
12. Iron And Wine - "Naked As We Come"
Every week a different Green Light Go staff member will write about what bands have infected their ears for the week and give you an opportunity to hear it for yourself.