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vulnerability

Just struck me —  big reason John was such a heartbreaker . . .

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okay, I give up, I love this

Adam Levine (Maroon 5) covering Bill Wither’s Lovely Day. Kids these days! lol But seriously, how do you take a song so sweet it threatens to teeter any second into schmaltz and render it as honest . . . it’s … Continue reading

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Susan Boyle

This one needs no adornment.

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okay, I know I’m probably the last person to figure this out

I’m majorly out of the hip music loop any more. But Snow Patrol sure puts together some awfully gorgeous songs. This one just makes me ache its so lovely. (Unfortunately their official video had embedding “disabled by request.” This is … Continue reading

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My fave McCartney-only tune

Nothing original to say here. Lennon-McCartney was magic. But I LOVE this song — it’s a pop gem. So it popped into my head this afternoon & bless youtube I’ve been able to listen to it over & over 87,000 … Continue reading

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1234 video — that was all one continuous shot

Oh, man! [tags] Feist video [/tags]

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1234 tell me that you love me more

Is this not a fantastic video for a fantastic song? One, two, three, four, Tell me that you love me more. Sleepless, long nights. That’s what my youth was for. Oh, teenage hopes are alive at your door, Left you … Continue reading

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We’re all the same . . .

some will a strut and some will fret see this an hour on this stage others will not but they’ll sweat in their hopelessness in their rage we’re all the same the men of anger and the women of the … Continue reading

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Lyrical lines

Talking to a friend a couple of weeks ago about pop music. It was after I’d cited a Little Feat song in this post and he’d looked at a YouTube clip of Fat Man in the Bathtub. He remarked on … Continue reading

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At last

It’s been such a peculiar fall. Cool, yet no bite, and so much rain that the turning of the leaves has been listless and tentative. Then last night our first serious frost. And this morning, even without a breath of … Continue reading

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