Category Archives: music

Song Lyric Sunday: Dissimilar Things.

Jim gave us the theme of contrasts this week, and I must admit I held off with my selection rather than prepare something that was likely to end up totally wrong or little to do with the prompt. My head … Continue reading

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I hear the sound………….

of distant Karaoke. And it was BAD!!! Sitting out on the drive this afternoon chatting to my neighbour so that we could still socialise although Hubby is in isolation (he stayed indoors), we could hear loud music and wondered if … Continue reading

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Song Lyric Sunday 6th September

Jim has given us this theme today ‘Musical/Opera’. https://wordpress.com/read/feeds/64726988/posts/2897424429 I have never really been an opera fan, even though I enjoyed the movie ‘Tommy’ and bought the soundtrack. I liked the old musicals though, and most of the music I … Continue reading

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Song Lyric Sunday: 30th August

Jim’s theme for this week’s Song Lyric Sunday is Cruel/Evil/Horrible/Monster/Wicked https://wordpress.com/read/feeds/64726988/posts/2885608854 I was never a fan of Cliff Richard until his I’m nearly Famous album was released and I liked the change. I followed it up with Rock and Roll … Continue reading

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Power that hits you between the eyes

This version of The Sound of Silence never fails to grab me. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u9Dg-g7t2l4 Frontman of Disturbed is David Draiman dob 13th March 1973. His voice will blow your socks off. David Michael Draiman¬†is an American singer and songwriter. He is … Continue reading

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Song Lyric Sunday 23rd August

Jim’s theme for today is –¬†Above/Below/Between https://wordpress.com/read/feeds/64726988/posts/2873606840 Because I couldn’t think of a personal favourite which is how I usually determine my choices, I’ve cheated a little this week and looked up a song with BETWEEN specifically in the title. … Continue reading

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Tears to my Eyes

Freddie Mercury was one of the best singers/songwriters in modern times IMO. Colin posted a live performance of Love of my Life for his weekend musical post and I picked up on another live performance. Watching him sing Who Wants … Continue reading

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SLS WIP

This should not have been published, but as it has and attracted a couple of likes, these are Jim’s themes for the next three Song Lyric Sundays. You can check out last week’s here Why not join in the fun … Continue reading

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Song Lyric Sunday 16th August

Today, August 16, 2020, Jim has given us a theme of Clear/Dark/Light. https://wordpress.com/read/feeds/64726988/posts/2862247534 I prepare my posts for SLS a day or so in advance, then add Jim’s postal link on Sundays before publishing it. I think I may have … Continue reading

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And we do it because????

When we knew we were going to downsize our property in 2013, I decided to sell my piano. It was the only thing we’d put into professional storage when we sold the previous bungalow in 2007 as everything else was … Continue reading

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