Song of the Day #2,478: ‘These Days’ – Nico

these_days_royal_tenenbaumsI could make a top ten list of just Wes Anderson’s use of music. And if I did, The Royal Tenenbaums would likely make several appearances.

My favorite is the Rolling Stones two-fer of ‘She Smiled Sweetly’ and ‘Ruby Tuesday’ that plays during Margot and Richie Tenenbaum’s encounter in the tent. I especially like that those songs don’t appear in that order on the band’s Between the Buttons. Anderson created an alternate-universe version of that record’s track list because it suited his film.

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