Tags » Linda Ronstadt

Back in the USA/Back in the USSR: Chuck Berry, Linda Ronstadt, the Beatles

Hello there! In this week’s blog we take up the song Back in the USA. We will consider the original by the great Chuck Berry, a cover of that song by Linda Ronstadt, and a clever take-off on that song by the Beatles. 2,943 more words

Rock And Roll

May 10 – Winehouse Wins By A Nose

Here’s the workout line-up as it stands now, I just have to get it back up to 4-5 times a week for the full routine: Aerobics – Santana and Rob Thomas’ “Smooth” twice and Sly and the Family Stone’s “Stand,” “Dance to the Music,” and then “Higher” twice. 664 more words


Song of the day: 8 May 2015

In 1971, Neil Young released one of his biggest hits from the album Harvest. It was recorded as an acoustic song, as Neil Young was unable to stand due to a back injury. 49 more words

Song Of The Day

Round 1, Battle 14 - (S.4 Ep. 9) Mr Plow vs (S.4 Ep. 14) Brother From the Same Planet

This is even more painful than it looks.

You love Mr. Plow, I love Mr. Plow. Everyone loves that episode. It’s zany. It’s smart. It’s quick. 594 more words

Arizona Trail – Passage 8 - Gabe Zimmerman Trailhead to Saguaro East National Park

Part 1 – Gabe Zimmerman Trailhead to Pistol Hill Road

  • Distance – 9.32 miles / 14.99 kilometers
  • Elevation Gain – 764 feet / 232.87 meters…
  • 1,167 more words
Saguaro National Monument - East

May 3 – Bye Bye Brazil

I thought I might have lost my peeps in Brazil, whoever they may be. I began to worry, but now I think they’re just getting acclimated to my new once a week blogging schedule. 296 more words


Radio L, side B, track 6: "Don't Know Much" by Linda Ronstadt and Aaron Neville

Oh, Linda Ronstadt and Aaron Neville, my one regret in life is that I didn’t go through these tapes sooner.  For the mere fact that I missed out on some totally awesome songs I could have played at my wedding.   378 more words