Novelty Song Friday #1 — Thrills, by Cake

With the weather getting better, I was in the mood to listen to some Cake, which always brings me up. I chose one of their albums I don’t listen to as much as the others. On it are songs I forgot about but really enjoy. One of them is what I consider a novelty song….

Coloring Club Plus — 12/7/19

OK, today’s song isn’t a holiday song, per se, but the lyrics have some suggestion of ornaments and a tree, so it technically is one. Besides, I listened to this album last night and again tonight (which is now the next morning, when I am posting it.) What can I say, but that Cake is…

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…

Deep

image link Fandango’s FOWC is prime, the Word of the Day Challenge is ferry, Paula’s 3 Things Challenge words are sauce, diamond, lynx, and Teresa’s Story Starter Challenge phrase is “Sitting on the front porch.” Petty’s fear of commitment led him to be a bachelor at 50 years of age. He lived on a small…

Coloring Club Plus — 3/24/19

In honor of the Bake Off today, my musical selection is by none other than….. Cake! “Friend is a Four Letter Word” is a cut from 1996′ “Fashion Nugget”.  One of the things I love about Cake are their simple, but inventive lyrics, sung in McCrae’s inimitable style.  This is a song about someone who…

Coloring Club Plus — 3/11/19

Pressure Chief is the fifth studio album by American band Cake. It was released on October 5, 2004. Has it really been that long? Wikipedia doesn’t have a lot of information on the CD. It is typical Cake fare and it is tasty. The selection for the day is, “Dime”, and yes, it is about…