All posts tagged: Iain Harvie

Infinite Play: Del Amitri, “Tell Her This”

Since you’re all so wrapped up in Mellowmas right now, I thought it would be a good time to remind you all that music can, in fact, be a beautiful thing. I could have written a column about my pick for Best Song Of 2009 but, knowing some of what Jeff and Jason have planned for you, I figured it would be best to save it for when you need it most. This past Tuesday saw the return of one of my favorite sitcoms to the airwaves, Scrubs.  By the way, if you haven’t seen my Popdose colleague Will Harris’ interview with Scrubs creator Bill Lawrence, do it now. One of the hallmarks of the show has been the musical montage. Now it’s ubiquitous, but when Scrubs debuted it brought a cinematic device to the small screen. After all, who didn’t get a little misty when Turk proposed to Carla to “Question” by Old 97s, or turned on when J.D. and Elliot got it on while The Coral’s “Dreaming Of You” blared from the TV? …