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A British Prime Minister; a German Chancellor and a USA Ambassador in the background – and we can listen to music!

We now read and write today in the year 2018 – but for today I want to take you back 80 years to the year 1938 and see what was happening in Britain. 496 more words

20th Century

"Get Home"

You cannot beat  a good close relationship issue to fire up the emotions for some strong song writing. 75 more words

Music

Easy to Play Worship Songs

recommended by Barb M., Keyboard and Folk Music Specialist

The Big Note Worship Book contains 20 songs for beginning pianists including “Amazing Grace (My Chains are Gone),” “10,000 Reasons,” “Lord I Need You,” “Good Good Father” and more.  135 more words

Staff Picks

Teddy Bear Riot!

When I read the tease in my feed about a Teddy Bear Riot, I immediately conjured up images of rioting teddy bears, like those depicted on t-shirts by… 63 more words

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Music and other aspects of the 1930s

For a great many the 1930s were remembered for mass unemployment with unemployment in Britain at the start of 1933 at 22.8%.  However, by January 1936 it had eased to 13.9% and in 1938 it was down to around 10%.  352 more words

History

Terrible Tunes Tuesday

Or, a Case for Diction in Popular Music

This may be the first in a series of several rants posts about popular music.

I often listen to the radio, especially while driving. 652 more words

Finding Moore Information

When deciding which song to include in Bay City Roller Alan Longmuir’s obit, my immediate choice was “Saturday Night.” I am also a big fan of “Rock and Roll Love Letter,” but I knew that song more through… 279 more words

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