the Buzz for September 19th, 2010


The Proclaimers — “I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles)”
(from Sunshine On Leith) — I'm

If this blog’s dashboard is to be believed — and you’re more than welcome to scroll back through the archives and confirm this fact independently, if you’re so inclined — this very paragraph which you are currently reading marks the Buzz’s five hundredth official post. And because this profoundly crazy journey has at times felt like walking that exact number of miles — barefoot and thirsty, to boot — I could think of no better tune to commemorate the occasion than that which is one of a precious few that can truly be called a ’90s new wave classic. (As always, thanks a million to the readers of this blog for your devotion and your inspiration. To a man, you’re all treasures.)