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Song of the Day - 11/22/15

This song came up in conversation yesterday. I’m not able to recall the context but I’m sure it was a moment of brilliance.

“Somewhere Out There” – Linda Ronstadt and James Ingram – An American Tail (Soundtrack) – 1986


Romantic Song of the Day

Fitting my poem which is coming up soon I was thinking of this song about longing and being physically separated but spiritually deeply connected, overcoming any physical laws.  130 more words


Day 12 of 365 08/11 Linda Ronstadt - Linda Ronstadt

This album from Linda Ronstadt released in 1972, was as famous for putting together The Eagles as her backing band as for anything else. It was a commercial failure at the time, possibly its to country for a mainstream success. 46 more words

New Music

That'll Be The Day: Buddy Holly and the Crickets, the Everly Brothers, and Linda Ronstadt

Hello there! In this week’s blog we consider That’ll Be The Day. This is a great ‘roots’ rock song from the 50s. We will review the original version by Buddy Holly and the Crickets, and covers of that song by the Everly Brothers and Linda Ronstadt. 2,520 more words

Rock And Roll

Barry Beckett, 1943-2009

Originally posted June 15, 2009

Not quite two weeks ago, I wrote about the song “Loan Me A Dime” and my explorations of its genesis. What I didn’t write about at the time was my visceral connection to the song. 594 more words


Linda Ronstadt

Linda Ronstadt
Just One Look
by David Chiu

Linda Ronstadt’s career is the focus of this latest 2-CD compilation, spanning the period from her time with the Stone Poneys in the late ’60s (“Different Drum”), through her 1993 album… 147 more words

CD Reviews

Like the sign says: Vote ↑ !

When you read this, my friends, it will be Election Day in Canada. And I have one word, and one word only, for you. That word is: Vote! 424 more words