My mind works in strange ways.
Today J's school had their latest Meet the Masters assembly. The artist this go round was Pablo Picasso. I immediately heard this song in my head when I found out (warning, strong language)
Consequently, Pablo Picasso was never called an...
This got me thinking about other weird music associations I have. For example, when I hear the theme to Rawhide I do not picture Clint Eastwood in my mind, I see Dan Akroyd and John Belushi:
And the strangest of all (for those that were not die hard Miami Vice fans back in the day), the song I most associate with Willie Nelson, actually isn't one of his. It is Bon Jovi's Wanted Dead or Alive.
Yeah, I know it is dubbed in German, because I couldn't find a clip of the original English. Willie Nelson is El Viejo a ... well I won't spoil it because there are some great plot twists. AWESOME episode. Second best episode to Smuggler's Blues with Glenn Fry.
How about you, do you think of weird songs when you hear a certain word or name?