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Summer Jazz - William Price King meets Nina Simone - Singles and the Finale

Today the finale of the Nina Simone story and a celebration of her life and music, particularly the singles that she released.  I will now hand you over to William…. 1,148 more words


Angels And Witches Are Upon Me

I had a most interesting experience. It must have been just the right combination of candle shape and the placement of polka dots… The way the light shadows and refracts on my bathroom backsplash… Reasonable explanations for this to occur I’m sure. 166 more words

I Put A Spell On You: Screamin' Jay Hawkins, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Annie Lennox

Hello there! In this week’s blog post we consider the song I Put a Spell On You. This was a great 50s R&B song. We will start with the original version by Screamin’ Jay Hawkins. 2,686 more words

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Song of the Day

It’s Tuesday! Time for a bit more romance, love, passion…. magic… Isn’t love simply magical in what it is doing with us. What it makes us discover about ourselves and what it is able to bring out in us? 171 more words

Song Of The Day


From the screaming riffs to the pleading vocals, this version is perhaps the meanest rendition of the song that I’ve heard so far.  Something that would make Screamin’ Jay smile wide and bright.


1257 I Put A Spell On You – Nina Simone (1965)

This song was written by Screamin’ Jay Hawkins and was first recorded by him in 1956. It was recorded by Nina Simone in 1965. It was released as a single with… 43 more words