Songs for Insomniacs 2: “Starless” by the Unthanks

Some late-night music delves into the dark side, like King Crimson’s “Starless.” The Unthanks’ cover gets even darker, thanks to Becky Unthank’s smoky, nocturnal vocal and the sparse instrumentation. Here’s a live version:

Sweet dreams to everyone.

Songs for Insomniacs Playlist

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Steven Hale

Music: Discovering the lost and forgotten. Politics: Exposing injustice. Screenwriting: Emotional storytelling.