Space Song of the Week

Title: “Jack Names the Planets” Artist: Ash 7” Vinyl Single Released: February 1994 The Month in Legacy Space – February 1994 • Northern Irish post-punk trio, Ash, released their very first single in February 1994; the intriguingly-named “Jack Names the Planets” would...

Space Song of the Week

Title: “Sundome (featuring Yamantaka Eye)” Artist: Battles Album: Gloss Drop Released: June 6, 2011 The Year in Legacy Space – 2011 • The Space Shuttle Atlantis touched down for the last time on July 21, 2011, marking the end of the shuttle era for NASA. A little more...

Space Song of the Week

Title: “Space Oddity” Artist: David Bowie Album: David Bowie Single Released: July 11, 1969 The Month in Legacy Space – July 1969 • David Bowie’s “Space Oddity” was recorded on June 20, 1969, exactly one month before Apollo astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin...

Space Song of the Week

Title: “With Jupiter In Mind” Artist: Joe Satriani Album: Crystal Planet Released: March 3, 1998 The Year in Legacy Space – 1998 • Many thanks to Kinga Sternik, co-founder of Space Individuals, for suggesting this week’s SSOTW. Crank it up, it’s Joe Satriani! • When...

Space Song of the Week

Title: “Fly Me to the Moon” Artist: Diana Krall Originally Released: April 1954 Legacy Space History • This week’s song is in celebration of one of America’s greatest heroes, Project Apollo astronaut and the first man to walk on the Moon, Neil Alden Armstrong (August...