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Music Monday: 1974

Seasons in the Sun by Terry Jacks was the number two song according to the list Top 100 Songs of 1974. I chose it because I remember it being one of my favorites. 24 more words

Dawn M. Miller

The wisdom of pop songs - Tearjerkers vol. 1

The human condition explained in three-minute bursts

The history of pop music is strewn with the dead flowers of broken romances, because that is what makes songwriters want to share their feelings with us. 744 more words

The Arts

Day 31 (03/01/16)

Its a very dreary Sunday here in the United Kingdom. There is very little that can be done whilst the wind is howling and the rain is falling but wrap up under a blanket with a warm cup of tea and listen to some warming music. 55 more words


Poppy Family - Where Evil Grows (1971)

Slow-burning psych from Vancouver’s Poppy Family. Quick intro from a young Kenny Rogers.


Seasons in the Sun

There is something special about this time of year, when daylight is at its shortest. Any time we get to spend in the sunlight becomes precious, or maybe we are just more inclined to realize how precious it is. 407 more words


'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