Song of the Day #3,845: ‘This Perfect Dress’ – Maria McKee

This is the third song from Maria McKee’s Life is Sweet to pop up on Random Weekends. Given that this is the only album of hers I own, 12 songs in total, that’s statistically more significant than the fifth random White Stripes song posted yesterday.

Each time a song from this album has surfaced, I’ve had the same reaction, finding it edgier and more intriguing than I expected.

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Song of the Day #3,067: ‘What Else You Wanna Know’ – Maria McKee

maria_mckee_life_is_sweetThe last time I featured a Maria McKee song on the blog — a little under two years ago, on another Random Weekend — I had the same thing to say that I was going to write now.

So I’ll just quote myself:

One of the nice things about Random iTunes Weekends is that I’m sometimes introduced to a brand-new song from my own collection.

I have no idea who Maria McKee is or how her album, Life is Sweet, ended up in my music library. I assume I got it at a dollar sale in a cut-out bin back in the days of CDs.

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Song of the Day #2,361: ‘Scarlover’ – Maria McKee

maria_mckee_life_is_sweetOne of the nice things about Random iTunes Weekends is that I’m sometimes introduced to a brand-new song from my own collection.

I have no idea who Maria McKee is or how her album, Life is Sweet, ended up in my music library. I assume I got it at a dollar sale in a cut-out bin back in the days of CDs.

Having not heard this song, I’m assuming McKee is a country artist in the vein of Mary Chapin Carpenter. I’m not even sure what I’m basing that guess on, to be honest.

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