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Everybody knows - Leonard Cohen

Everybody Knows

Leonard Cohen

Everybody knows that the dice are loaded
Everybody rolls with their fingers crossed
Everybody knows the war is over
Everybody knows the good guys lost… 344 more words


Where Are All Of The Great New Political Protest Songs?

Lately I’ve been listening to my iPod playlist of protest songs.  It features a lot of music from Bob Dylan and Rage Against The Machine, of course, as well as some great songs like CSNY’s… 348 more words


Funk & Disco Pops Of 1977: 'Bridges' by Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson

Gil Scott-Heron released this album at a very key time for his particular creative bent. This came out during the beginning of the disco era and for many, outside the influence of the Philly sound, there just didn’t seem to be too much room for complex sociological dialog in the music. 489 more words


Aretha Franklin Sings "Respect"

Listen to this track by irreplaceable Queen of soul Aretha Franklin. It’s “Respect”, a huge hit for her as taken from her 1967 album I Never Loved A Man The Way I Love You… 1,005 more words


John Lennon: Bring On the Lucie (Freda People)

“We don’t care where you’re from or where you’re going. All we know is that you came.”

Bring on the Lucie (Freda People) is a lively number…

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Apple Records

Song of the Day - "Good To be Alive Today" by Michael Franti & Spearhead

November 1, 2017


My heart is heavy today. Two acts of violence struck much too close to home yesterday.

Yesterday morning I was awakened early by a text from my husband saying, “Is Colt okay?” I was not sure what he was talking about, but my heart sunk as I saw that I had missed a text from Colton that he had sent me at midnight my time, after I had already gone to sleep. 500 more words


Music Writing

My second guitar:

I played the crap outta the first guitar I ever had, literally until my fingers bled.  It wasn’t new, either, which probably didn’t help matters.   347 more words

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