I use songs a lot when writing, to get in the right frame of mind or mood. Hence, over time I’ve create a sound track to my stories and the characters in them. The following is the list of songs I have used and how they relate to my novels / Characters.
Nathanial’s theme – Behind blue Eyes by The Who
Nathanial and Elizabeth’s theme – Beauty and the Beast by Stevie Nicks
Nathanial and Alexandra’s theme – Got you (Where I want you) by The Flys
Alexandra’s theme – Please Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood by Nina Simone
Kathleen’s theme – Move in the Right Direction by Gossip
Jack Sorenson’s theme – Rule the world by Kamelot
Twever’s theme – Lust for life by Iggy Pop
Twever and Ardo’s theme – I’m not alright by Shinedown
Jane Hughes theme – Heavy Cross by Gossip
Solomon Pace’s theme – Cat People by David Bowie
Mary’s Theme – My Mind’s eye – by Sirenia
Mancer’s theme (The short Story – A firm hand) – Boy and the Ghost by Tarja
Jack Rothgal – Bad Attitude by Deep Purple.
Abigail – Twisted by Skunk Ananasi
The Old Guards Last Stand – Deadlocks by Tristania
The Battle of Crescent Plain – The howling by Within Temptation
The book of short stories ‘The Moonlight Dance’ was inspired by three songs from the Album “Dark Country.” The songs are:
The Blackest hour
As you can see I have a wide range of musical tastes!