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Coloring Club Plus — 7/23/19

This cut is from disc 4 of Like Omigod! The 80s Pop Culture Box (Totally).  Learn more about it in my earlier post here.  The song chosen today is "Suddenly Last Summer," by the band, The Motels.  I'm not sure I've heard this before now but I like the sound of it and the atmosphere… Continue reading Coloring Club Plus — 7/23/19

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Coloring Club Plus — 7/22/19

I got hooked on Cake back when my younger son left for college. His friend and roommate that he rode back and forth with played Cake and so younger son brought Cake home. I love everything about this band and I have every album they've made. The vocals, especially the timing of them, the clever… Continue reading Coloring Club Plus — 7/22/19

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Coloring Club Plus — 7/19/19

My choice of tune today is from disc 2 of the Like Omigod! The 80s Pop Culture Box (Totally) which is a seven-disc, 142-track box set of popular music hits of the 1980s, released by Rhino Records in 2002.  You can read more about it my first post on it here.  "You Dropped a Bomb… Continue reading Coloring Club Plus — 7/19/19

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Coloring Club Plus — 7/18/19

From wikipedia: Like Omigod! The 80s Pop Culture Box (Totally) is a seven-disc, 142-track box set of popular music hits of the 1980s. Released by Rhino Records in 2002. Original release sets had a 3D rubber cover. Later releases had a flat, printed cover. Like Omigod! includes a 90-page booklet of cultural comment, a timeline… Continue reading Coloring Club Plus — 7/18/19

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Coloring Club Plus — 7/17/19

Today's musical selection is from the Love For Levon:  A Benefit to Save the Barn, which you can read more about in yesterday's post, here. Wide River to Cross, written by Steven “Buddy” Miller and Julie Miller, is from Levon's album, Dirt Farmer, which was released on October 30, 2007, and was Helm's first studio… Continue reading Coloring Club Plus — 7/17/19

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Coloring Club Plus — 7/16/19

Love for Levon: Benefit To Save The Barn was a concert held on October 3, 2012 at the Izod Center in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The concert was a tribute to the life of The Band lead vocalist and drummer Levon Helm, who had passed away on April 19, 2012. The concert featured a wide… Continue reading Coloring Club Plus — 7/16/19

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Coloring Club Plus — 7/15/19

Today's post talks about the final album of My Morning Jacket I listened to, at least for now. I found this album not excactly lackadaisical but a much less energetic effort than, “Evil Urges.” If you want to learn more about the band, please visit my previous post here. The Waterfall is the seventh studio… Continue reading Coloring Club Plus — 7/15/19

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Coloring Club Plus — 7/14/19

I've been writing about My Morning Jacket this week and you can learn more about the band and their discography here.  I'm dedicating my Celtic "M" to them today. Evil Urges is the fifth studio album by My Morning Jacket and was released on June 10, 2008. The album was nominated for the 2008 Grammy… Continue reading Coloring Club Plus — 7/14/19

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Coloring Club Plus — 7/13/19

Today's selection is from My Morning Jacket.  I wrote about the band here. Z is the fourth studio album by psychedelic rock band My Morning Jacket. This collection features a much spacier and more polished sound than previous releases, making heavy use of synthesizers throughout and incorporating reggae and dub influences. The heavy reverb that… Continue reading Coloring Club Plus — 7/13/19

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Coloring Club Plus — 7/12/19

There are so many well-known songs from this album, I decided to choose one less known.  In the materials at wikipedia it calls it a concept album about the American South.  I have no idea whether it's a concept album about the American South.  I've never spent any time of note in the South. The… Continue reading Coloring Club Plus — 7/12/19