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Play That Funky Music

I was never particularly nostalgic for the songs of my youth, rarely playing them at home or in the car. Of course it may have something to do with the fact that I came of age in the 1970s, and while there was some excellent music produced during those years, my memory seems fixated on the disco and novelty songs of the time. 1,661 more words

The Formative Years

Classic Rock Almanac April 23

The tracks “Brown Sugar,” “Wild Horses” and “You Gotta Move” on that album were laid down at a noted recording studio that was featured in a recent documentary film. 529 more words


Birthdays and Balloons!

Today is my good friend’s birthday! Okay, so he’s more an acquaintance than a friend, really. Okay, so he’s more a mentor than a friend, really. 447 more words

Summer On Fire

Top Ten Favorite AMVs on Youtube: #6 Black Cat featuring Saturday Night Is All Right For Fighting by Nickelback

Black Cat is an anime about bounty hunters and villains with super powers. Saturday Night Is All Right For Fighting was originally one of the best songs by Elton John but has been covered by Nickelback with a more rocking version as one of the few Nickelback songs I actually like. 79 more words

Billy Elliot: Grandma's Song

I hated the sod for thirty three years
We should never have married, of that I’m quite clear
He spent the housekeeping money on whisky and beer… 331 more words

Billy Elliot: Electricity

I can’t really explain it, I haven’t got the words
It’s a feeling that you can’t control
I suppose it’s like forgetting, losing who you are… 190 more words