“Music hath charms to sooth the savage breast”. It also often has charms to make ladies bare them. Your crusty chronicler, of course, being the shy, innocent white boy he is, would never think of suggesting creating a sexual seduction soundtrack.
Still, the sounds that turn us on was an interesting idea for a fun-filled filler article. Los Angeles area artists, East Coast musicians and many music fans were polled about tunes that turn them on, songs they heard when they “check the oil” and music they listen to while they were “going on bush patrol". The response was initially so great the one shot article is now a series.
The title itself- “Dancing in the Sheets”-was inspired by my Facebook friend Steve Delp who used the phrase when explaining the concept to another online acquaintance. Here is the most recent group of responses (See List):