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Music on Mondays (7-27-15)—Would you walk 500 miles for Benny & Joon?

When I lived in College Station, Texas, from 1983 to 1993, I used to hang out at Hastings Records every Friday for happy hour. Yes, a record store with a happy hour, although happy hour was from 3:00 p.m. 402 more words

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THE BEST IS YET TO COME

AM I A

A HARVEST FROM THANKFULNESS

Luke 17:11-19The Message (MSG)

11-13 It happened that as he made his way toward Jerusalem, he crossed over the border between Samaria and Galilee. 1,163 more words

Jabez's Prayer

Gigs round-up: July 24-30

Folkfest Killarney, INEC, tonight-Sunday
If you’ve no love for banjos and mandolins, the best advice is to stay out of Killarney this weekend.
With a tagline of “folk, from dusk til dawn”, the first ever Folkfest is taking over the INEC and Gleneagle Hotel complex for three days, with local… 413 more words

Gigs Of The Week

Godney Gathering 

Friday 17 July 2015

We finished work and did our usual rush around grabbing a few things, making sure we had supplies for bacon butties for breakfast :) 912 more words

Sunshine

Bands Won't Play No More

Book: Black Swan Green

Author: David Mitchell

Music: Ghost Town

Composer/Artist: The Specials

Recently I wrote a piece about UB40’s One in Ten, a broadside at desolation wrought by Thatcher’s policies. 90 more words

Fiction

Rocking the baby... gently

Although adamant our child would be a natural born rock and roller we thought it best to introduce her to the full force of live music as gently as possible. 992 more words

Festival

You Be Wasting Your Money Up There

Book: Black Swan Green

Author: David Mitchell

Music: One in Ten

Composer/Artist: UB40

UB40’s Labour of Love is a favourite of mine but lacks utterly the political punch of… 211 more words

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