Blood Theme for Strings, composed by Daniel Licht.  From Dexter.

Tower of Song, by Leonard Cohen.

Democracy, by Leonard Cohen.

Scorpions, with Still Loving You. Arguably the greatest power ballad of all time.

Field of Opportunity, by Neil Young.

Human Highway, by Neil Young {who has heard it mentioned}.

Hold on Tight, by The ELO.

Bing sings The Donovans.

Caravan, by Ben Webster.  With Jimmy Rowles and Jim Hall.

This Time, by Dwight Yoakam.

Elvis Costello, with Motel Matches.  Degrees of loneliness series. Big finish.

More Elv over at EarBassoon.

Oh Happy Day, by the Edwin Hawkins singers.


Out of the Blue”, by the Miles Davis ensemble. From Dig, 1951.

Featuring Miles Davis {trumpet}, Sonny Rollins {tenor sax}, Jackie McLean {alto sax}, Walter Bishop {piano}, Tommy Potter {bass}, Art Blakey {drums}.

Note preternatural connection between Miles and Blakey.

It’s Only a Paper Moon, by Miles Davis. Featuring Sonny Rollins.

Moonlight in Vermont, by the Ahmad Jamal Trio.