#MM Music Challenge — “Your Best American Girl,” by Mitski

Jim Adams is the every-other-Friday, music-loving host of Mindlovemisery Menagerie’s Music Challenge.  Jim says: The challenge today is to focus on [Smooth Operator, by Sade] and use it for a short story, a piece of flash fiction, or a poem that you can share with the WordPress writing community. When I thought about songs with…

Women Music March #18 — Mitski

Anyone who has read my blog for awhile knows I love Mitski (thanks again, Hans, for introducing me to her music!) So far I’ve only covered songs from her last 3 (of 5) albums. Today I went looking for one I hadn’t covered so far and found treasure. Someone made a playlist of every song…

#SLS — Why Didn’t You Stop Me? by Mitski

Jim Adams is the meticulous host of Song Lyric Sunday.  Jim says: This week I/Me/Them/Us/You/We is our prompt and I feel this should work out for everyone. Here are the “rules”: • Post the lyrics to the song of your choice, whether it fits the theme or not. If it does not fit, then please…

Coloring Club Plus — 11/16/19

After graduating from Purchase College’s Conservatory of Music, where she studied studio compositions and released her first two albums as student projects, Mitski learned to play the guitar and began work on her third studio album. The projects, combined with completing her degree while working outside jobs to pay rent, left Mitski exhausted, a state…

Coloring Club Plus (collage) — 10/13/19

I’ve made many collages with nothing in mind and let them build themselves and many where I had a specific concept in mind. Today’s collage is the first one I’ve put together while listening to music. Mitski is my debut music collage, and I think it turned out well as far as symbolizing what her…

Coloring Club Plus — 8/28/19 with “Your Best American Girl,” by Mitski

I love Mitski’s sound.  Found on youtube until my library gets more than just her latest.  Beware, the video is sizzlin! Puberty 2 is the fourth studio album by Japanese-American indie rock musician Mitski, released on June 17, 2016. The album received widespread acclaim from music critics, with many praising Mitski’s emotional delivery and lyrically-complex…