Nip/Tuck hopes you ready for the next episode

Some really awesome music has turned up on my favorite shows this week. During the latest episode of The Wire, the newly unretired Omar and his older partner, Donnie (played by former stick-up man Donnie Andrews, the real-life inspiration for Omar), chillaxed to R&B oldies like the Temps’ “Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me)” [...]

Does Walter Murch ever watch The Wire?

One particular element of The Wire—my favorite show—that I love as much as the writing, the acting and music supervisor Blake Leyh’s choices of diagetic music is the textured sound design. It’s an often unheralded element that’s as integral to the show as the novelistic writing (authors like Richard Price and George Pelecanos are part [...]