November 29, 2006

Sometimes It Snows In April

This is, in my humble yet antiquated opinion, the saddest song extant. It's by Prince & was featured in his second movie (Under the Cherry Moon) & the album from said film called Parade. It's about an unrequited love but...
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The Morning Papers

Another Prince song (here's the vid). When I first heard it the lyrics kinda got me though it took years to figure out why. Ya see Prince is weird. He can be freaky as hell & - well I damn...
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What Do You Expect From A Poison?

My family is "et up" with cancer. My mother died in her early 50's from it, my father's brother died in his late 40's from it & various & sundry other relatives have succumbed to it over the years (though...
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Someone Else's Life Imitates A Bad One Liner (For A Change)

Is that a guitar in your pocket or are you just really glad to see me?...
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Denver Discedere Ad Inferos Times Two

The Denver bar owner discussed in this post has made a plea bargain with the Denver Dumb Asses District Attorney. Christou pled to a tampering with evidence charge. (thanks to reader DZ for the tip) Want to know what the...
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November 19, 2006

FreedomSight has Moved

Hey folks. Just wanted to let you know that FreedomSight has moved over new digs, with a real domain name and all that. Update your blogrolls, bookmarks, feeds, and wherever else you keep references to blogs. The new place is...
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November 03, 2006

Picture Of My Life

It's a tune by a band called Jamiroquai. Most of there stuff is disco-y type funk but this one (& a few others of theirs) is much more jazzy. It's from the album A Funk Odyssey It was never released...
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Ron Paul Stands Alone

First the GOP tried to replace him, now the NRA has given his Democrat opponent a higher rating. I caught wind of it from Say Uncle. A more detailed post can be found at The War on Guns. So the...
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November 02, 2006

Here I Come Again

In honor of Mr. Nugent & his innovative ideas for the world of musicians & gun owners here's a tune he did with the Damn Yankees. Now that's what I'm talkin' 'bout. I've played in bars, dives, juke joints &...
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November 01, 2006

Cult Of Personality

Living Colour. Here's the video. Not my favorite tune by them (for example Broken Hearts, Broken Hearts [acoustic], What's Your Favorite Color?, Open Letter To A Landlord, Funny Vibe & Love Rears Its Ugly Head get more play on my...
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New York New York

No; not the tune Sinatra is associated with (written by Kander & Ebb). I'm referring to the tune written by Bernstein, Comden & Green for the 1944 musical On The Town. The late Mel Torme did a very nice rendition...
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