April 9 2013
Happy Rex Manning Day! It's tough to explain if you haven't seen Empire Records. Hard to believe the somewhat cult record store flick is 17 years old featuring Liv Tyler and Renee Zellweger, not to mention perrenial CBS crime solver Anthony Lapaglia.
Then there's Rex Manning Day, a fictional event in the movie celebrating a burned out and washed up pop star.
So, from the soundtrack, the best known song (and one of only three songs with it's own entry) by Edwyn Collins and admirably covered by Miles Kane.