1992 Retro Lightning

Didn’t you? What a great year ’92 was for music, with diverse sounds coming from every corner of the US and the UK crossing over, as well. Nirvana’s Nevermind kept its hold on our attention, while Cameron Crowe took us even further into the Seattle scene with the soundtrack for his movie Singles. Back on the East coast, Fort Apache was becoming a huge force in Boston and launching the Lemonheads and more. Here’re the tunes …




Los Lobos – Dream in Blue
Stevie Ray Vaughan – The Sky Is Crying
Annie Lennox – Little Bird

Eric Clapton – Tears in Heaven
Tom Waits – Goin’ Out West
The Catherine Wheel – I Want to Touch You
Suzanne Vega – Blood Makes Noise
Gin Blossoms – Mrs. Rita
Sophie B Hawkins – Damn, I Wish I Was Your Lover

They Might Be Giants – The Guitar

Paul Westerberg – Dyslexic Heart
Smashing Pumpkins – Drown
Alice In Chains – Would?
Screaming Trees – Nearly Lost You

The Sundays = Wild Horses
Jayhawks – Take Me With You When You Go
Charlatans UK – I Don’t Wanna See the Sights

B-52s – Good Stuff

Paul Weller – Uh Huh Oh Yeah
Lyle Lovett – Been to Memphis
Kingmaker – Really Scrape the Sky

Phish – A Cavern
XTC – The Ballad of Peter Pumkinhead
Blind Melon – Tones of Home

Emmylou Harris – Guitar Town
Lucinda Williams – Hot Blood

Barenaked Ladies – Be My Yoko Ono
Cracker – Teen Angst
Wolfgang Press – A Girl Like You

Faith No More – A Small Victory
U2 – You’re So Cruel

R.E.M. – Ignoreland
Morrissey – We Hate It When Our Friends Become Successful
Black Crowes – Thorn in My Pride

David Byrne – Girls On My Mind
David Byrne/St. Vincent – Who?
The Wallflowers – Ashes to Ashes
The Wallflowers – Reboot the Mission

Judybats – Saturday
E – Hello Cruel World
Soul Asylum – Somebody to Shove

Nirvana – Lithium


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