Music Monday: The Midweek Edition – Lily & Madeleine

4 Mar

The Sunday night HBO shows all closed their episodes with excellent music choices and while both Girls with Chet Baker and Looking’s Spiritualized offering are both A+, I am going with Togetherness as this midweek edition of Music Monday. TV has introduced me to plenty of bands and artists I might not have heard otherwise and this morning has been spent listening to Lily & Madeleine.

First up “Come to Me Now” and the song which introduced me to this wonderful duo as it played during the final emotionally heavy scene and credits of “Party Time.” Punctuating Tina’s “I’m not really good at anything” declaration it offers some semblance of hope in Tina’s moment of despair; a moment I know I have experienced where you can’t figure out what the fuck you are meant to be doing and feel pretty garbage about some of your life choices.

And because I have spent the morning in this semi-productive state while also having flashes of creative self-doubt (standard Wednesday behavior) here is something from Lily & Madeleine’s new “Blues Blades” Acoustic Sessions EP. The song is a cover of Alex Turner’s “Stuck on the Puzzle” from the excellent coming of age movie Submarine. I love both versions and they manage to capture this feeling of being lost.

TV soundtracks forever helping to serve up new music to listen to.

5 Responses to “Music Monday: The Midweek Edition – Lily & Madeleine”


  1. Music Monday – Girls Season 4 Closing Credits Playlist | TV Ate My Wardrobe - March 23, 2015

    […] shows have been killing it with their choice of music for these final moments including an amazing choice by Togetherness  – since this episode I have listened to Lily & Madeleine on a loop – and […]

  2. TV to be Thankful For: A Pre-End of Year List (of Sorts) | TV Ate My Wardrobe - November 26, 2015

    […] All the incredible music I’ve ‘discovered’ thanks to shows such as Girls, OITNB, Master of None, Looking, You’re the Worst and Togetherness. […]

  3. Best of TV 2015: The Music Monday Edition – You’re the Worst | TV Ate My Wardrobe - December 14, 2015

    […] shows tend to be experts at the end credit music choices with Girls, Looking, Togetherness and The Leftovers (Simon & Garfunkel featured here as well as in hotel karaoke) delivering […]

  4. Music Monday – Girls Season 5 Closing Credits Playlist | TV Ate My Wardrobe - March 14, 2016

    […] music on shows like Girls, You’re the Worst (which took the Best of 2015 crown) and Togetherness. Mad Men crushed end credit music selections week in week out and Orange is the New […]

  5. Music Monday: Mixed Emotions and the Togetherness End Credits | TV Ate My Wardrobe - April 4, 2016

    […] that sums up the emotions of what we have just watched.Last year Togetherness introduced me to Lily & Madeleine – I have been listening to them non-stop since including earlier today – and the […]

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