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Retro Album Reviews: New and old music from some veteran artists in 2007

Back in the days writing for the 9513 Blog, I would post occasional reviews on Amazon. We are republishing updated versions of some of those reviews here. 455 more words

Album Reviews

Episode 6: Going to Church Camp With Lang Whitaker

The camps discussed so far on the podcast have all had at least one thing in common – an affiliation with the Jewish faith. Thankfully… 82 more words


National rally to pass through Oxford

OXFORD — Ray Stevens of the Global Rally Organization announced on Tuesday, August 9, that the Pan-American Friendship Rally of 2016 will be traveling through the town of Oxford in early October. 68 more words

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#MirthMusicMon - Fishin' for Squirrels?

I heard Ray Stevens’ song Everything is Beautiful on the oldies station the other day and it prompted me to look up what all he had on YouTube. 67 more words

Mirth And Music Monday

Remember Them? - 8

I thought it would be nice to relive some of the tunes that I for some time had forgotten about but at times in my life meant something to me, they will mainly be the songs and bands that anyone under the age of thirty (Ok forty… who am I kidding!) may never have heard of, if you’re a little older you may just have some memories of your own in amongst the music to follow, there’ll be some rubbish in here but I can promise there’ll be some gems too. 121 more words


This Day in Music History - June 14th

Here is a glance of what happened in music history.

1974, Ray Stevens was at No.1 on the singles chart with ‘The Streak’ a song about the latest British craze of streaking, (running naked in a public place). 241 more words


The Infinite Jukebox: Ray Stevens' 'Everything is Beautiful'

I have some Ray Stevens on my mp3 player, a late Sixties, surprisingly polemic song, ‘Mr Businessman’. It came up on the rotation today and, as it always does, it sparks an impotent memory from long ago that always fills me with fury. 815 more words

Soundtrack Of A Lifetime