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Friday Music Prompt 66: The River, by Bruce Springsteen

The River (1980) remains my favourite Bruce Springsteen song. The harmonica gives me the shivers, and the lyrics: Now those memories come back to haunt me They haunt me like … Continue reading

October 28, 2016 · 1 Comment

Friday Night Music Prompt #64: I Shall Be Released

“I Shall be Released, was written by Bob Dylan, but made famous by the band. The singer is dreaming of the day he shall be released from prison. I think it acts … Continue reading

October 14, 2016 · 3 Comments

Friday Night Music Prompt #62: Never Too Late for Love & Keep Me in Your Heart by Warren Zevon

image: carolinejournal5.blogspot.com Tonight’s soiree is a bit different. I have two love songs from Warren Zevon. One, it’s “Never Too Late for Love” suggests there is always hope, possibilities, a … Continue reading

September 30, 2016 · 6 Comments

Friday Music Prompt #60: The Log Driver’s Waltz by Kate & Anna McGarrigle

  source: storify.com Log Driver’s Waltz is a bit of fun. Kate & Anna McGarrigle (McGarrigle Sisters) provide the vocals, Wade Hemsworth the lyrics, and the National Film Board of … Continue reading

September 16, 2016 · 7 Comments

Friday Night Music Prompt #58: Constant Craving by kd lang

Image: NPR I remember when kd lang won their first Juno (Canadian Grammys) for most promising female vocalist, she ran on stage in full wedding regale and white cowboy boots. Her rendition … Continue reading

September 2, 2016 · 6 Comments

Friday Night Music Prompt # 56: The Mary Ellen Carter by Stan Rogers

Although he was only 33 when he died, Stan Rogers left behind a rich legacy of amazing songs. He was an incredible wordsmith, story teller, and musician. Among his songs, … Continue reading

August 19, 2016 · 7 Comments

Friday Music Prompt # 54: Sound of Silence, cover by David Draiman and Disturbed

taffmeister (Sounds of Silence on deviantart.com)  In December 2015, the heavy metal band, Disturbed, fronted by David Draiman, released a cover of Simon and Garfunkel’s iconic, the Sound of Silence (1964). I’ve … Continue reading

August 5, 2016 · 12 Comments

Friday Night Music Prompt #52: Virginia Woolf, Indigo Girls

by George Charles Beresford, platinum print, July 1902 Discovering Virginia Woolf through her diaries, changed Indigo Girl, Emily Salier’s life. Maybe you’ve had the same experience: a book; painting; poem … Continue reading

July 22, 2016 · 5 Comments

Friday Music Prompt #50: Send in the Clowns

  Written by Stephen Sondheim for his 1973, A Little Night Music, “Send in the Clowns” has gone way beyond Broadway. Judy Collins recorded the song in 1975 on her … Continue reading

July 8, 2016 · 22 Comments

Friday Music Prompt 48: Fields of June

  “If a picture paints a thousand words/then a song paints a thousand pictures . . .” Emily Barker, “Disappear” Last week, Rhodia stepped down as mlmm music maven. I … Continue reading

June 24, 2016 · 8 Comments