I love Friday Night Lights (the TV show), and I especially love Coach and Tami Taylor, so I needed to include a photo of them in all of their adorableness.
You know that song "Devil Town" that played at the end of one of the first few episodes of FNL?
Well, it was written by this guy Daniel Johnston--a local Austin music legend. His album cover art was made famous on a t-shirt worn my Kurt Cobain ("Hi, How are You?")
Check out the baby-faced Dave Grohl in this photo!!
Johnston's version of "Devil Town" is haunting:
I know you're wondering how I got here...
So, there was an awesome song at the end of GIRLS last night--and twitter told me it was my favorite Irish duo, Swell Season and Daniel Johnston, performing at SXSW a few years ago. Listen to this one--it's good:
I know you've heard me talk about Glen & Marketa...the movie Once.
This is their famous song, Falling Slowly:
And, this is classic Glen doing Van Morrison's "Astral Weeks" at Cochella a few years ago.
All of this sound is him, by himself.
I love Glen.