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Summer's End and John Prine

John Prine has a new album due out April 13th called The Tree of Forgiveness. I have to admit I didn’t know who John Prine was, nor had I ever heard a song of his until a few weeks ago when he was on Live From Here on NPR. 302 more words

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I May Be Crazy, But I Think Not

I first heard this song while a freshman in college back in 1978 on the live, “Compleat Tom Paxton album.  One might say this is a song meant to be sung on a Saturday evening. 135 more words

(Rock) Bands That Define A Decade

Music is… A higher revelation than all Wisdom and Philosophy —Ludwig von Beethoven

A question I’ve often pondered is whether a single rock band could define a decade or era they came from. 743 more words

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March 11, Birthday of Mary Gauthier (b. 1962)

Since July 2016, I have been concentrating solely on female composers.  You can read about that in my post from July 19.  If I can’t find one born on the calendar day, I may not post.   127 more words

20th Century Composers