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Mark Knopfler: Los Músicos de la Naturaleza (por fin).

Otro cargador de ordenador a tomar por culo… No sé qué hacer con estos trastos…

El sábado pasado fuí al concierto de Mark Knopfler. No fue más difícil de lo que pensé encontrar a un compañero ideal. 365 more words


"Dire Straits - Bo Blackman #1" by Helen Harper - delightfully British Urban Fantasy

Set in an alternative contemporary London where Tribers (Demons, Witches and Vampires) have been an accepted part of society for centuries, “Dire Straits” tells the story of  Bo Blackman, a bottom-rung-of-the-ladder investigator at the Dire Straits detective agency, who is set up for a murder charge when she attempts to serve a summons on a demon. 776 more words

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Radio 56, side A, track 7: "Money For Nothing" by Dire Straits and Sting, #10 on The Top 90 of the '80s

Oh, Dire Straits and Sting, what an awesome way to kick off the last ten songs on this countdown!  I absolutely agree this was one of the best songs of the ’80s.   1,038 more words


Monday Open Thread | Music of the 1980's

We are back to finish up with the Top 10 Billboard Singles from the 1980’s.

Today – 1985

Position Artist Song Title

1 Wham! Careless Whisper… 56 more words


skateaway, that's all

Come slippin and slidin
Life’s roller ball
Slippin and a slidin
Skateaway that’s all
Shala shalay hey hey skateaway
She’s going sining shala shalay hey hey

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I have been alive for seventeen years, and this song has always been there with me. Filling the car on road trips, in the lounge at night when my dad’s playing his guitar, pouring through my own headphones when I got old enough to make CDs… “Romeo and Juliet” has featured in every chapter of my life and has a myriad of memories that come along with it. 127 more words