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In 1970, Van Morrison released his new album. Normally, I would talk about the origins of the song, inspiration, etc. One problem: Van Morrison feels songs should speak for themselves, so the only thing we know, is that the song started as a part of a jazz instrumental he played everytime he played the saxophone. 15 more words

Song Of The Day

Happy birthday Van Morrison!

Today Van Morrison was born George Ivan Morrison in Belfast in 1945.

Education

Music Monday - Days Like This

When all the parts of the puzzle start to look like they fit
Then I must remember there’ll be days like this


Music Monday

♥Van Morrison's birthday . . . Caravan = Domino = Wild Night

 ♥ 3 classic & superb songs from Van the Man  ♥ 

Caravan  a wonderful live version from The Last Waltz

 Domino
Wild Night

Music Videos

Forever Van

Van Morrison is 70 today, and I’m listening to his birthday concert, live on the radio from Cyprus Avenue in Belfast. Yes, it’s that Cyprus Avenue, where he made us all, no matter how far away, imagine how it would feel to be caught one more time. 439 more words

31st August - On This Day In History

Born:

1945 Van Morrison (singer)

Died:

1888 Mary Ann Nicholls (first known victim of Jack the Ripper)

On This Day:

1535 Pope Paul II excommunicates King Henry VIII… 11 more words

August 31 in history

12 Gaius Caligula, Roman Emperor, was born (d. 41).

1218 Al-Kamil became Sultan of Egypt, Syria and northern Mesopotamia on the death of his father Al-Adil. 595 more words

History