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"Linda Ronstadt - Blue Bayou"

Linda Maria Ronstadt (born July 15, 1946 in Tucson, Arizona) is an American popular music singer. She has earned 11 Grammy Awards, three American Music Awards, two Academy of Country Music awards, an Emmy Award, an ALMA Award, and numerous United States and internationally certified gold, platinum and multiplatinum albums. 312 more words

Music

Sunday Morning Coming Down

Posting that Neil Young song last night really put me in the mood to listen to some more of his records.

Unfortunately, I find his voice a little too whiny to endure for too long. 18 more words

Sunday Morning Coming Down

Flashback: "I Can't Let Go" by Linda Ronstadt

Decisions, decisions.

Do I play this version of the song or The Hollies version from 1966?  I’ll go American, I suppose. Linda took this one to number 31 on the Billboard charts back in 1980 – catchy little tune no matter who performs it.

Personal

#PhoebeSnow @PaulSimonMusic April 13

I started the Coach4aday blog in 2014 and have done daily posts on one topic for each year. In 2014 my daily posts were on the “Beer of the Day”, 2015 it was “A Friend of a Friend”, 2016 I wrote about “North Carolina”, and in 2017 it was “Colleges and Universities”. 521 more words

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Linda

“My next project is to make Linda Ronstadt a feminist icon for Millennials,” I posted late one night on Twitter. I’d just discovered Linda Ronstadt. Again. 2,162 more words

Essays

Songs you Secretly Love

I’m sitting here thinking about music as usual. I feel like writing but I can’t seem to come up with a topic to write about. Well, as I have sat here a song popped into my head, “Groovy Kind of Love” by Phil Collins. 240 more words

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I Remember Mama Part Two

It’s nearly one in the morning and I’m sitting here at my computer playing music videos. Everything from Shocking Blue doing Venous to Blondie doing… 1,162 more words

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