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Joshua / Dolly Parton

Beyond all the hair and boobs and makeup and glitter, Dolly Parton is, at her essence, a songwriter – and a prolific one at that. She’s written some of the most iconic country songs of all time, and if country … Continue reading

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Best of 2014: Songs – The Second 10

As usual, it’s taken me a little longer to get to my second 10 best songs of the year post than I originally intended. Various holiday events and the travel that accompanies them is the primary culprit this year. But … Continue reading

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Best of 2014: Songs – The First 10

Well, it’s time to unveil my favorite songs of the year. As has been the case for the past 2 years, there are 20 in total. I’ll be dividing them up into 2 posts once again for easy of reading … Continue reading

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Islands In The Stream / Kenny Rogers & Dolly Parton

When it comes to Dolly Parton songs, I have to admit that “Islands In The Stream” is not one of my favorites. Even though it is one of Dolly’s biggest pop hits, I don’t think it’s aged terribly gracefully, and … Continue reading

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I ain’t afraid of no ghost

On Record Store Day this year, a combination of me forgetting about it in my single-minded quest for Dolly Parton’s “Blue Smoke” blue vinyl 7″ single and my local record store not getting any in stock, I completely missed out … Continue reading

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Fusion

There is little more cringe-inducing than going back and reading old journals. I used to keep journals like crazy, but I found that I was at my most prolific when things in my life were at their worst.  The last … Continue reading

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Friday Five: 3/7/13

Here we go again. It’s Friday. I’m going to put iTunes on shuffle and list the first 5 songs that come up and try to come up with something to say about the obscure songs. 1 – “Be There” by … Continue reading

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