Readers have suggested the following additions to the playlist:
"Talk Show Host" - Radiohead
It sets the stage for Romeo in Baz Luhrman's William Shakespeare's Romeo+Juliet with the haunting refrain "I'm ready."
"No Myth" - Chris Penn
Its lyrics include "Like Romeo in black jeans."
"When Mr. Shakespeare Comes to Town" - Arthur Collins
An oldie but a goodie from 1906.
"Romeo and Juliet" by British rockers Dire Straits.
Nino Rota's soundtrack from the 1968 Franco Zefferelli film, Romeo and Juliet.
"Roll Away Your Stone" by Mumford & Sons (quotes Macbeth: "Stars, hide your fires" etc.)
"Wide Eyes" by Local Natives (Macbeth: "Oh some evil spirit, oh some evil this way comes.")
“Stuck Inside Of Mobile With The Memphis Blues Again” by Bob Dylan, from Blonde on Blonde, 1966 ("Well, Shakespeare, he’s in the alley / With his pointed shoes and his bells / Speaking to some French girl / Who says she knows me well.")
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