The Song ”When You Open Your Eyes,” Clare Bowen & Sam Palladio
The Scene Scarlett (Bowen) and Gunnar (Palladio) made beautiful music once more on Oct. 1. While Gunnar’s girlfriend Zoey (Chaley Rose) steamed, shippers swooned over the songwriting partners’ bittersweet acoustic reunion.
The Song ”Noir State Beach,” Xu Xu Fang
The Scene The L.A. rockers’ swirling stomper soundtracked the adrenalized Oct. 6 werewolf-pack siege by Klaus (Joseph Morgan), Elijah (Daniel Gillies), Marcel (Charles Michael Davis), and Hayley (Phoebe Tonkin).
Person of Interest
The Song ”Too Marvelous for Words,” Frank Sinatra
The Scene Ol’ Blue Eyes’ 1956 take on Johnny Mercer’s swinging ditty underscored an Oct. 7 montage in which Fusco (Kevin Chapman) went undercover as a pickup artist’s client. Fusco’s own attempts to woo ladies? Unfortunately — but hilariously — not so marvelous.
Red Band Society
The Song ”Oceans,” Coasts
The Scene The U.K. quintet’s driving anthem expressed the surging vitality of teen hospital live-ins Jordi (Nolan Sotillo) and Emma (Ciara Bravo), whose bond and spirits grew in the Oct. 1 ep, even as they faced their own looming mortality.
The Song ”Come Alive,” FMLYBND
The Scene On the teen-com’s Sept. 30 debut, theme-park staffers Lucy (Bianca A. Santos) and Ian (Shane Harper) watched fireworks and saw sparks to Madi Diaz’s ”White Lightning,” then danced to the California quartet’s synthy YOLO jam.
The Song ”My Lair,” Bear’s Den
The Scene As the plague descended on the French court on Oct. 2, Queen Mary (Adelaide Kane) refused to cede her ”Lair.” The lyrics to the London folkies’ spare ballad echoed the resolve she found amid catastrophe: ”I could not turn away/From all I wish I did not know.”