Home Sweet Home Soundtrack


Photo of room getting painted by Nathan T. BakerPainting Karaoke!

Painting a house is a lot of work. It helps to have music to paint by, it makes the time go by faster and you can get your painting groove on. Your paintbrush can double as a microphone. Just take care not to get any paint on your lips!

Soundtrack to Paint By

"Close To Me" by The Cure

"Esto Es Lo Que Hay" by Los Amigos Invisibles (actually anything by Los Amigos Invisibles will inspire a masterpiece!)

"Supermassive Black Hole" by Muse

"Amor de Mis Amores" by La Sonora Dinamita

(If You're Wondering If I Want You To) I Want You To" by Weezer

"Sweet Disposition" by Temper Trap

"Cousins" by Vampire Weekend

"Cuanto Poder" by Los Enanitos Verdes

"Undeniable" by Mos Def

"Just Breathe" by Pearl Jam

"Icky Thump" by The White Stripes

"Pets" by Porno for Pyros

"Help, I'm Alive" by Metric

"Crawl" by Kings of Leon

"No You Girls" by Franz Ferdinand

"I Turn My Camera On" by Spoon

Request Away!

Choose a few of the songs that I listened to while painting--most are available from the library to request. The links above will take you straight to the song's album.

Photo credit: Nathan T. Baker


Author Bio:

Evie D., a Bay Area native, works as a Library Assistant at the Foster City Library. She enjoys filling her iPod with new music and obsesses over handbags, live music, and independent films.


Thanks for the song tips.

Thanks for the song tips. BTW--Nice wall color--what is it called?

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