Song In My Head #61: “David Hockney’s Diaries” by Television Personalities

As an art history major in college, I got a kick out of finding thematically appropriate songs. Lyrically, “David Hockney’s Diaries” gently satirizes fame-hungry fashion victims, and only mentions the artist in passing. (The same could be said about the TVPs’ 1989 follow-up “Salvador Dali’s Garden Party.”) That didn’t prevent me from putting this jangly 1982 classic on mix tapes whenever I had the chance…

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