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Tear and Flame

God holds me head and shoulders
    above all who try to pull me down.
I’m headed for his place to offer anthems
    that will raise the roof! 99 more words


I've been loving you too long

The opening of this arrangement of I’ve been loving you too long is soul stopping. It’s so gut wretchingly sad and still. I love the Otis Reading so much but this opening stopped me in my tracks. 184 more words


Sunday Stitch

Here are a few from the AlbumArtDaily Instagram and Twitter archives, for your enjoyment. 12 more words

Song of the Day - 3/7/15

I don’t think I can come up with an adequate adjective to describe this voice. Etta and Aretha in their respective primes are unrivaled. The live version below from 1975 is going to be on repeat all weekend. 9 more words


Watch Your Paws, Henry! (Parody)

………….…….Hey, Daisy, won’t’cha loosen up!?
………….…….C’mon honey, pucker up!
You’ve got to watch your paws, Henry!
………….…….Aw, c’mon, Daisy!
Not out here, Henry!
………….…….Why not, Daisy? 273 more words




Etta James had one of the most recognizable, charismatic and soulful voices you’ll ever have privilege of hearing. From her 1960 debut album At Last, until her final album The Dreamer,which was  released in November 2011, Miss Peaches’ music touched the hearts of millions of people. 1,840 more words