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The one that almost got away

I am getting ready to trade some of our vinylly found classic rock vinyl for some soul funk and jazz vinyl this weekend.  A balance of power if you will.  369 more words

Vinylly Found

Audiogramme du dimanche 3 mai 2015 / James Brown

1. James Brown – Funky Drummer
2. The J.B.’s – Introduction To The J.B.’s
3. The J.B.’s – Doing It To Death
4. Eddie Murphy – James Brown… 154 more words


I Gotcha - Joe Tex

Chart Position: 2

  • #6 bestseller for 1972
  • Written by Joe Tex
  • Produced by Buddy Killen
  • This song was written for King Floyd, who declined to record it…
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Top 40 Records


Joe Tex is the finest-ever soul singer. At the moment. Yet again, yet again, here’s his infectious delivery, full of exuberance, joy, knowing little laughs, and a great tune. 67 more words



We found the vegan bar in the centre of Salamanca, but only ventured there twice. Apart from the usual lentil-wearing-dirty-dreadlock brigade, what was especially annoying was the bloke THUMPING out on the piano Child In Time. 186 more words


That's The Way

The spoken introduction to this song lasts about a minute. And as I listen to it, I am compelled by the story, and want him to go on. 113 more words


Christmas Cornucopia - Ninth Day

After yesterday’s stop to gaze reverentially heavenward it’s time to turn to more earthly considerations. The Greeks, as you might have expected, had different words to describe the varied forms of love we express and experience. 544 more words