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Crazy Ex-Girlfriend

It’s hard to even contemplate how difficult it must be to write a song like “That Thing You Do!” Tom Hanks directed That Thing You Do! in 1996, when he was at the absolute peak of his movie-star powers. This was Hanks’ “one for me,” his passion project. He wrote a cinematic love letter to […]

If Adam Schlesinger had only been in Fountains Of Wayne — even if he’d only penned the title song from Tom Hanks’ directorial debut That Thing You Do! — his status as a power-pop master would’ve been secure. However, the musician, who died from complications of COVID-19 on Wednesday at the age of 52, was […]