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'Seasons In The Sun': Terry Jacks vs. Nirvana

Sad cheese (if you want that as your band name, I get royalties!) is probably the best way to describe Seasons in the Sun, which is based on… 257 more words


Hooks and Worms... an introduction

I’ve tried.  I really have.  To be positive and to select songs which have been of interest to me and which have, at some level, added to my life.   776 more words


Throwback Thursday - This Day In Music History

The Route 103 gives you the Greatest Hits from the 60’s, 70’s and 80’s. It’s Throwback Thursday and we’re taking a look back to what happened in music history on April 9th. 294 more words

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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

Death of Rod McKuen - a learning point

Back in 1974 you’d probably think that Seasons in the Sun by Terry Jacks would be written off by me as far too wet and weedy – but I’ve always had a soft spot for it. 34 more words


Rod McKuen (1933 -2015)

Rod McKuen was best known for his own poetry, written and recorded, but he was also among the first to translate Jacques Brel into English. “Seasons in the Sun” . 67 more words

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Coming Soon -- DEATH -- This Spring

Over the holidays I made cookies similar to the ones certain adults no longer with us made for me. I had never done that before. I also became strangely interested in music not my own. 909 more words