Music Referenced in Season One


Lost in Love – Air Supply

Happy Birthday – Altered Images

All Over the Place – The Bangles

Different Light – The Bangles

Everything – The Bangles

Sergeant Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band – The Beatles

Midnite Vultures – Beck

Odelay – Beck

Snowfall: The Tony Bennett Christmas Album – Tony Bennett

Record #1 – Big Star

England Made Me – Black Box Recorder

Paranoid – Black Sabbath

The Best of Blondie – Blondie

William Bloke – Billy Bragg

The Dirty Boogie – The Brian Setzer Orchestra

No Need to Argue – The Cranberries

Disintegration – The Cure

Stop and Smell the Roses – Mac Davis

Machine Head – Deep Purple

Pink Moon – Nick Drake

Punch the Clock – Elvis Costello and the Attractions

Music from a Sparkling Planet – Juan García Esquivel

Shelley! – Shelley Fabares

The Colour and the Shape – Foo Fighters

Frampton Comes Alive! II – Peter Frampton

End Hits – Fugazi

The Sophtware Slump – Grandaddy

Jubilee – Grant Lee Buffalo

Mockingbirds – Grant Lee Buffalo

On How Life Is – Macy Gray

Stories from the City, Stories from the Sea – PJ Harvey

Smile – The Jayhawks

Stoned & Dethroned – The Jesus & Mary Chain

It’s Like This – Rickie Lee Jones

Tapestry – Carole King

The La’s – The La’s

Imagine – John Lennon

Let’s Spend the Night Together – Claudine Longet

Black Bear Road – C.W. McCall

Like a Virgin – Madonna

Ricky Martin – Ricky Martin

So Tonight That I Might See – Mazzy Star

Up on the Sun – Meat Puppets

Stankonia – OutKast

Ladies Love Oracle – Grant Lee Phillips

Mobilize – Grant Lee Phillips

Cruel Inventions – Sam Phillips

The Indescribable Wow – Sam Phillips

Sabor Y Salsa – Graham Preskett and Mauricio Venegas-Astorga

1999 – Prince

The Love Symbol Album – Prince

… And Out Come the Wolves – Rancid

Up – Right Said Fred

The Transformed Man – William Shatner

Graceland – Paul Simon

We Are Family – Sister Sledge

… Baby One More Time – Britney Spears

Pure Country – George Strait

Timeless: Live in Concert – Barbra Streisand

Homeward Looking Angel – Pam Tillis

The Man Who – Travis

Come On Over – Shania Twain

A Christmas Record – Various Artists

The Velvet Underground & Nico – The Velvet Underground

Summerteeth – Wilco

Skylarking – XTC

Wasp Star (Apple Venus Volume 2) – XTC

I Can Hear the Heart Beating as One – Yo La Tengo

Colossal Youth – Young Marble Giants


What a Wonderful World – Louis Armstrong

My Ding-a-Ling – Chuck Berry

Teach Me Tonight, written by Sammy Cahn and Gene De Paul

Folsom Prison Blues – Johnny Cash

Happy Birthday to You, written by Patty and Mildred Hall

Happy Xmas (War is Over) – John & Yoko/Plastic Ono Band with The Harlem Community Choir

A Kiss to Build a Dream On, written by Bert Kalmar, Harry Ruby, and Oscar Hammerstein

I Thought About You, written by Johnny Mercer and Jimmy Van Heusen

Jumpin’ Jack Flash – The Rolling Stones

The First Noel, traditional

PS I Love You – Rudy Valee

It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas, written by Meredith Wilson

Thanks for Christmas – The Three Wise Men (XTC)

Hark! The Herald Angels Sing, written by Charles Wesley and Felix Mendelssohn

Classical and Orchestral

The Four Seasons, written by Antonio Vivaldi

The Stars and Stripes Forever, written by John Philip Sousa

Swan Lake, written by Pyotr Tchaikovsky

Musical Artists and Composers




The Backstreet Boys

Samuel Barber

The Bee Gees

Pat Benatar

The Blue Man Group


Bon Jovi



John Cage

Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds

Dixie Chicks

The Doors

Duran Duran

Echo & The Bunnymen


Philip Glass



Michael Jackson

Rick James

Joy Division


Jennifer Lopez

Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch


Thelonious Monk

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart


The Offspring

Charlie Parker

Liz Phair

Elvis Presley

Tito Puente


Lou Reed


Artie Shaw

Frank Sinatra

Siouxsie and the Banshees

Steely Dan

The Sugarplastic

Tom Waits

The Wallflowers

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