Tag Archives: Songs

Cover of love

Well, we’re back from the eclipse and while at first it seemed like it would be a bust, the rain stopped and the skies cleared just in time for the celestial show. It was everything I thought it would be … Continue reading

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Crowded House / Something So Strong

It seems the latest trend in music these days is repackaging old albums into “deluxe” editions to trick people like me, who have already purchased them at least once, into buying them yet again. I mentioned last night that Stevie … Continue reading

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Stevie Nicks / Think About It

On Friday, deluxe remasters of Stevie Nicks’ first two albums, Bella Donna and The Wild Heart were released. I have made my way through the first two discs of Bella Donna, but have yet to wade into The Wild Heart. … Continue reading

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Betcha Say That / Gloria Estefan & Miami Sound Machine

“Betcha Say That” is one of Gloria Estefan & Miami Sound Machine’s lesser known singles. Released as the second single off their Let It Loose album, it peaked just inside the top 40 at #36, and was considered a flop … Continue reading

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Affirmation / Savage Garden

I was driving home from work last night, the latest in a series of days full of stress and uncertainty and for some reason, I had the urge to hear Savage Garden’s “Affirmation.” When my brain talks to me like … Continue reading

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Eat For Two / 10,000 Maniacs

In My Tribe by 10,000 Maniacs is one of my top five favorite albums of all time. It came out at a point in my life when I was ready to hear it and ready for a journey off the … Continue reading

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I’ve Been Everywhere / Lynn Anderson

I am behind. Two posts behind to be precise. But this isn’t a “blog daily” thing it’s a “do 30 posts in 30 days” thing. So I still have time to catch up because it is still early. When Lynn … Continue reading

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You’ll See / Madonna

Serving as the polar opposite to last night’s post, I’ve known since I started work on this month’s song list that Madonna’s 1995 single “You’ll See” would be today’s song.  Based on journals I kept at the time, I was … Continue reading

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Remember when landing the theme song to a James Bond movie was a big deal? It’s one of those things that feels like it should still be important, but ultimately, I don’t think that it carries quite the weight that … Continue reading

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Forget about it

I’m going to do my annual “end of summer” post with between 7 and 10 random songs that defined the summer. Here is 2014’s list and, for the nuts of it, 2012’s.  Apparently I had better things to do in 2013. But … Continue reading

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