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939. where evil grows

Wherein the Poppy Family prove that sometimes nothing’s darker than a light touch, nothing’s heavier than a deft piece of fluff. Oft heard in the pop radio mix of 1971-72, a time when the afterglow of the 1960s was still very much in shiny, happy… 15 more words

All Vinyl Apocalypse

Match report: Bishop's Stortford v Stevenage 

It’s the summer. When Terry Jacks sang Seasons in the Sun, he wasn’t singing about watching meaningless football matches played out in non-descript non-league football stadia in leafy middle-class England. 199 more words

Terry Jacks - Seasons in the sun (Leaping Ahead #187)

Leaping Ahead Project 2016 #187: 160705

“Seasons in the Sun” is an English-language adaptation of the song “Le Moribond” by Belgian singer-songwriter Jacques Brel with lyrics by American singer-poet Rod McKuen. 122 more words

Leaping Ahead Project 2016

Death and the double bed

As I was cursing the person who installed the wallpaper border in our hallway 22 years ago and wondering whether it would have been easier if I’d removed it 21 years ago, a song popped into my head. 732 more words

It Really Did Happen!

April 9th - Terry Jacks at No. 1 - "Seasons in the Sun"

In 1974, #TerryJacks was No.1 with Seasons in the Sun.  My mums favourite!  #Singing #Feelgood

Seasons in the Sun

Goodbye to you my trusted friend… 433 more words

Feel Good

„Seasons in the Sun”, când copia bate originalul

Mai zilele trecute am avut plăcerea să-l intervievez pe cunoscutul realizator de emisiuni, producător și comentator muzical Andrei Partoș (interviul va putea fi citit în prima decadă a lunii aprilie, în revista Ilfov Sport, dar și pe site-ul ilfovsport.ro sau pe bloggul meu). 1,390 more words


Memory Lane

My last post started me on a path through a number of songs from my childhood.  In the comments, I mentioned one of them to Carrie Rubin. 185 more words