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Knock on Wood

A while ago I was thinking about the origins of the phrase ‘touch wood’ or ‘knock on wood’, and I also found ‘knock on/tap/touch wood and whistle.’ There is no one answer to the origin of the phrase, and since wood has been so universally used since the earliest days of humans, then there are likely to be many, many different and correct origins of the phrase… 244 more words

Music... And My Favourite Gigs

"Woo Sé Mama" by Paul Weller - Weller Wednesday

“Woo Sé Mama” by Paul Weller
Weller Wednesday

It’s here again! Weller Wednesday! The day we Listen to, Learn about, and Turn Up the Volume to the Quintessential Music of Paul Weller, in all of his many Musical incarnations. 282 more words

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Eddie Floyd "Big Bird" for Nothern Soul Monday

Eddie Floyd “Big Bird” for Nothern Soul Monday

“Open up the sky
’cause I’m coming up to you.
So send down your wings,
and let ’em bring me to you.” 840 more words

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IN THE MIDNIGHT HOUR & ON THE 4TH OF JULY

I just finished Tony Fletcher’s “In the Midnight Hour:  The Life & Soul of Wilson Pickett”.

You couldn’t have grown up in the City of Detroit in the ’60s or ’70s and NOT know who Wicked Pickett was.   223 more words

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Eddie Floyd

Eddie Floyd

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Eddie Floyd

Eddie Floyd in 2000 1,182 more words

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Knock on Wood.

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Eddie Floyd – Knock on Wood (1966)