To quote Andy Dwyer, Parks and Rec was my Verizon Chipotle Exxon. The seventh and final season ended last Tuesday, and now I have an empty hole in my Tuesday nights. While I’m a little bitter about how this last season was handled (only 13 episodes over two months, NBC? Really?), there were some really great musical moments that truly captured the essence of Parks and Rec, which I’m going to highlight here.
1) The most touching use of music in the seventh season without a doubt goes to “Buddy” by Willie Nelson. There are currently no videos available of the actual song in the show, so here’s a fan video: