10 years later...
...Turns out it's a Michael Whelan.
Destiny's Road, 1991
Considering the ridiculous vastness of cyberspace it's not surprising that these coincidences don't happen more often. Still, thanks to the interwebs, the folder has been nearly empty for a while. Just
1. A piece of music I heard while shopping in the basement of Eaton's (I think it was also in Blade)
2. A movie with a fabulous ending quote, kinda like the one in Raising Arizona.
3. A piece of music played as we filed out of the Sigur Ros show this past Sept. Peppy and islandy like the bit at the end of True Romance.
*shakes the wubs in her palms and rolls*