The feeling fades, doesn't it: that sensation of discovering a new song and having it perfectly explain everything that's churning in our heart, compelling us to listen to it again and again to relive that immaculate mystery unfolding. The heart gets older, absorbs a few bruises, and makes its accommodation with the world. We can still burn, and chase passion, but the transcendent splendor of the four-minute tune never quite hits us with the same sublime, inexplicable, and sometimes... More >>>