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#SLS — “Heart of Gold,” by Neil Young

Jim Adams is the harp-loving host of Song Lyric Sunday.  Jim says: This week we have something totally different where you are supposed to find a song with a harmonica in it and hopefully this will fit for everyone. Here are the “rules”: • Post the lyrics to the song of your choice, whether it… Continue reading #SLS — “Heart of Gold,” by Neil Young

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Thursday Inspiration 68 — “Motherless Children,” by Eric Clapton

Since music has been on my mind a lot, when I saw the prompt I thought of music involving mothers. First thought was Roger Waters', “Mother,” but that's a little too dark for this bright and beautiful day. Instead I'm going for a song about motherless children. Much brighter, right? “Motherless Children” is found on… Continue reading Thursday Inspiration 68 — “Motherless Children,” by Eric Clapton

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Novelty Song Friday #21 — “One Toke Over the Line,” by Brewer and Shipley

Welcome to another installment of Novelty Song Friday. This is the third week of what I will call the “stoned series.” Thank you to Max at Power Pop for the suggestion! It will be the last one in the series at least for now, as I have another song lined up next week that doesn't… Continue reading Novelty Song Friday #21 — “One Toke Over the Line,” by Brewer and Shipley

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2020 ALBUM DRAFT- ROUND 3 PICK 10- MSJADELI – SELECTS SOUNDGARDEN- DOWN ON THE UPSIDE — slicethelife

It was my turn again in the draft pick Hans is doing for 100 days.  This is the last pick in round 3.   https://www.youtube.com/embed/sC2GjXMk7i4?version=3&rel=1&fs=1&autohide=2&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent 2020 Album Draft- Round 3 Pick 10- with the final pick in the third round- MSJADELI selects- Soundgarden- Down On The Upside. MSJADELI’s blog Tao Talk- can be found at… Continue reading 2020 ALBUM DRAFT- ROUND 3 PICK 10- MSJADELI – SELECTS SOUNDGARDEN- DOWN ON THE UPSIDE — slicethelife

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#SLS — “White Room,” by Cream

Jim Adams is the music-loving aficionado host of Song Lyric Sunday.  Jim says: This week we have the accumulation related prompts of Acquire/Collect/Gather/Secure and hopefully this will fit for everyone. Here are the “rules”: • Post the lyrics to the song of your choice, whether it fits the theme or not. If it does not… Continue reading #SLS — “White Room,” by Cream

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Novelty Song Friday #20, “Don’t Bogart Me,” by The Fraternity of Man

Continuing on with the marijuana theme I started last week with The Friday song, just by chance, mind you, here's another laid back tune. per wikipedia: The Fraternity of Man was an American blues rock and psychedelic rock group from the 1960s. They are most famous for their 1968 song "Don't Bogart Me," which was… Continue reading Novelty Song Friday #20, “Don’t Bogart Me,” by The Fraternity of Man

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#SLS — “Heaven,” by Talking Heads

Jim Adams is the music-touting host of Song Lyric Sunday.  This week, Jim says: This week we have the oxymoron related prompts of Different/Same and hopefully this will fit for everyone. Here are the “rules”: • Post the lyrics to the song of your choice, whether it fits the theme or not. If it does… Continue reading #SLS — “Heaven,” by Talking Heads

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#MM Music Challenge — “Your Best American Girl,” by Mitski

Jim Adams is the every-other-Friday, music-loving host of Mindlovemisery Menagerie's Music Challenge.  Jim says: The challenge today is to focus on [Smooth Operator, by Sade] and use it for a short story, a piece of flash fiction, or a poem that you can share with the WordPress writing community. When I thought about songs with… Continue reading #MM Music Challenge — “Your Best American Girl,” by Mitski

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Novelty Song Friday #19 — “Shanty,”by Jonathan Edwards, aka The Friday Song

Up until I was about 15-16 years old in the 1970s, besides listening to albums of my mom and grandparents and my own meager collection, I listened exclusively to AM Top 40 radio. I have no idea how I learned about FM radio, but listening to 97 WLAV FM out of Grand Rapids, MI, who… Continue reading Novelty Song Friday #19 — “Shanty,”by Jonathan Edwards, aka The Friday Song

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Thursday Inspiration 66 — Leaves of Joy

When I watched the Ginger Baker documentary, "Beware Mr. Baker," I learned that after Cream disbanded, Eric Clapton and Ginger went to join Steve Winwood and Rick Grech to form the group Blind Faith. Blind Faith's self-titled album was their only one, released in 1969. As I looked outside today, the sun was shining through… Continue reading Thursday Inspiration 66 — Leaves of Joy