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Song of the Day

Hudson – Vampire Weekend

“A stranger walked in through the door, Said all apartments are pre-war, We laughed and asked him for his name, He stayed until the end.” The lyrics to this song are similar somehow to those of “American Pie” by Don McLean.


One-Tank Trip: Museum of the Gulf Coast in Port Arthur

Our One-Tank Trip series takes us east to Port Arthur for the day.

In case you forgot, Port Arthur is the birthplace of eternal rock star… 231 more words


Thrill Me to My Fingertips

Some of my co-workers and I started sharing some of our favorite music. We’ve been doing it for a while, but now we’re actually reviewing them and sharing those reviews with one another. 1,555 more words

General Music

Day 18 - Star Photography

Starry, Starry night    “Starry, starry night,  Paint your palette blue and gray. Look out on a summer’s day, With eyes that know the darkness in my soul”  (Don McLean – “Vincent”)

West Trip

American Pie (Closer)

American Pie by Don McLean

Arranged as a closer for a marching band show by Nick Edelmann

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Weird Al Wednesdays 7-23-14

Hello all!  I am beginning a new regularly scheduled post: Weird Al Wednesdays.  Starting today, I’ll be sharing a different Weird Al song with you every Wednesday and share a little about why I like that particular song, what makes it a good song, and so forth.  190 more words

Star Wars