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O Brother Where Art Thou

The music I chose for Monday’s Music is from a favorite movie, O Brother Where Art Thou. You might recall this movie is based on the classic tale of Ulysses, hero of the epic poem  64 more words

Monday's Music

Leadbelly at 125 Tribute

Robert Plant and Alison Krauss will top a star-studded lineup for “Lead Belly at 125: A Tribute to an American Songster” on April 25 at the Kennedy Center. 55 more words


Day 771: When it's cold outside

Yesterday, I asked the blogging question “Am I blue?”

And then, for much of the day yesterday, I was blue.

When it’s cold outside and relentlessly snowy, I can be blue. 501 more words

Personal Growth

Christmas Eve

There’s a video going around YouTube this Christmas of Alison Krauss and Yo-Yo Ma recording an ancient song called the Wexford Carol, and right at the start, before they begin, Krauss says, “Maybe we can get it on the first pass.” And Ma laughs and says “Maybe. 327 more words

(My) Top 10 Bluegrass Bands

It is almost impossible to narrow down all of the bluegrass bands in the industry into a ‘Top 10′ list. It all comes down to what you like and the type of bluegrass music that you enjoy the most; whether it’s more twangy or sounds more like folk music. 177 more words

Dreamlights 10/16/2014- Months

Tracklist and Artists for Dreamlights 09/18/2014:

  • December– Basia Bulat
  • Opening Titles– The Bulgarian Symphony Orchestra & Bulgarian Mixed Choir
  • Black-Dove (January)– Tori Amos…
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Dreamlights 10/02/2014- Anniversary Songs

Tracklist and Artists for Dreamlights 10/02/2014:

  • All I Want Is You– Barry Louis Polisar
  • Aura Lee– John Hartford
  • You Never Can Tell (Jack Rabbit Slim’s Twist Contest)
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