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Thanksgiving Songs

Most people find Thanksgiving an inspiring holiday to reflect on gratitude and spend time with family. While enjoying your Thanksgiving, consider sharing some of these songs of thanks with your family. 83 more words

The Button Down Brass - Girl Talk


This is a compilation album consisting of tracks from the bands Pye 4D releases.


Reissue: New Decode

Release: DS456ch

Source: QS CD… 8 more words


The Daily Cut: The Kinks "A Well Respected Man"

The Kinks: “A Well Respected Man”

ALBUM: Kinkdom

YEAR: 1965

WRITER: Ray Davies

Peaked at number-13 on the Billboard Hot 100.

“A Well Respected Man” was the first successful song by The Kinks in which Ray Davies engaged in social commentary, something he would do often in the years following it. 155 more words


Record Revisit: The Kinks Are The Village Green Preservation Society

Image via Youtube

While on an epic traveling adventure and stranded at The Wild West Hostel outside of Dallas this past summer, I finally met another soul as deeply reverent toward  1,286 more words


Molehill-Apeman (The Kinks Cover)

Yesterday our good friends in Molehill released a new video for their cover of “Apeman” by The Kinks. The clip takes us behind the scenes of the recording process to make for an entertaining few minutes. 21 more words



Can’t say I understand the rationale of that photo on the dust jacket.  Would certainly be a reckless posture for me to try and then get out undamaged, or at least without pain.  2,581 more words


Sunny Afternoon

Verdict – Compelling package of rock and roll hits tied up with men’s mental health issues.

This may dribble over the top of the glass. A quartet of ideas to pour into a pint pot review. 1,706 more words

Harold Pinter Theatre