The castaways on ABC's Lost have one more season of getting beat up, kidnapped, shot at, dragged underground by smoke monsters, catapulted through time-space, and vaporized by nuclear bombs. But through all of their trials on the mysterious island, there's been a soundtrack -- and, like everything on Lost, there's often a deeper meaning to the music.
Here, SPIN's Peter Gaston -- an avid Lostie -- reveals the best musical moments from the series' first five seasons.
Season 6 premieres Tuesday, February 2, at 9 P.M. EST on ABC.
Halfway through Ruban Nielson’s explorative third LP, Multi-Love, the bipolar “Extreme Wealth and Casual Cruelty” fractures momentarily into reverberating shards, creaking like a bridge collapsing as a murky guitar yowls in the background. Coming so soon after a silky smooth, Steely Dan-referencing guitar solo courtesy of his equally musical father Chris Nielson, it’s a tonally… More »