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The Kinks - Sunny Afternoon (Leaping Ahead #119)

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[A song from 1966)

Sunny Afternoon” was first written in Ray Davies’ house when he was sick.

I’d bought a white upright piano.

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SPICEWORLD Appreciation Post

Oh, how the childhood feels flood every cell of my body.

I know what you’re all thinking. “It’s crap!” “The Spice Girls sucked!” “Is she kidding me with that fluff?!” But that’s okay. 325 more words

House of the Rising Sun

(I think this was an unused first draft of something I posted to the blog a couple years ago.)

I was never into the early Beatles stuff. 458 more words


Rolling Stones - (I can't get no) Satisfaction (Leaping Ahead #108)

Leaping Ahead project 2016 #108: 160417

Keith Richards recorded the rough version of the riff for ‘Satisfaction’ in a hotel room. He ran through it once before falling asleep and said later that when he listened back to it in the morning, there was about two minutes of acoustic guitar before you could hear him drop the pick and… 60 more words

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Musical Therapy🎼

Hailing from the home of Motown, (Detroit) music has always marked the amazing eras in my life. Growing up in the 60’s my musical tastes range from the rocking… 194 more words