Francesca Lia Block uses music to add depth and emotion in her magical and lyrical Weetzie Bat book series. Block, who used to write for Spin Magazine has interviewed many bands; one of my favorites is her interview of Tori Amos during the Boys For Pele (1996) period.
These are some of my favorite songs that create a fitting soundtrack to Weetzie Bat series. They are not in any particular order and I am not leaving reasons why I've added these songs as I believe the songs speak for themselves.
Rocking and super energetic! Block mentions this song in Weetzie Bat...its the only one I've used from the songs she's mentioned in the books. It is just too perfect to leave out. I imagine this is a song Weetzie and Dirk would have bopped along to while driving the streets of LA!
I am a quirky girl making my awkward way through life. Sometimes stumbling or stuck along the way but always looking for things to make me smile and laugh. I don't want to grow up ~although when I … more