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One Witch's Opinion: Every single version of "I Put a Spell on You" is the best song ever

I’m sure it comes as no surprise to anyone that my favourite song in the history of songs is “I Put a Spell on You”. I am fortunate to live in a reality where I can’t even remember the first time I heard the song, it was just always there. 811 more words

Halloween

Levi 501 Ad Campaigns (Part 2)

Levi’s iconic ad campaign for its 501 jeans gave previously unknown acts a big break, and resurrected the careers of some of the world’s greatest acts. 39 more words

Music

Screamin' Jay Hawkins: You Made Me Love You (I Didn't Want To Do It)/Darling, Please Forgive Me (Okeh 4-7084, 1957)

Sometimes there is no need to waste a lot of words on a record.  Why did I buy this record?  The B-side is one interesting ballad.  315 more words

Forgotten Scale: 4

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Do you masticate?
Or, do you just eat?

Mastication is one of those words that I absolutely L-O-V-E.    What is it?   Well if you don’t know mastication is the act of chewing food, gum, or whatever you decide to put in your mouth (be careful now). 110 more words

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(3) If Song Lyrics Were Read As Prose

Last week Joss suggested that I take the red pen to Kick In The Door by The Notorious B.I.G. After diligently adding it to my list of songs to grade I set about searching for the lyrics. 189 more words