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Song of the Day – 4/28/15

I think it’s confession time for this common guy. I’ve completely underestimated the talents and quality of music created by the band Them. Basically, they were the band Van Morrison fronted before becoming Van Morrison in my mind which was a complete miss. This is the type of Van Morrison that I find the most … Continue reading

Song of the Day – 3/17/15

It’s the 3rd St. Patrick’s Day the Song of the Day has been in place and the previous 2 years featured the one and only Van Morrison. I think we’ll continue the Irish tradition. “And It Stoned Me” – Van Morrison – Moondance – 1970

Song of the Day – 5/26/14

The ever changing favorite Van Morrison song has shifted to this tune as of this weekend. “Sweet Thing” – Van Morrison – Astral Weeks – 1968

Song of the Day – 3/17/14

I feel obligated to go with an Irish artist today. It happens to be the same artist I picked last year for St. Patty’s Day. Sometimes it doesn’t make sense to mess with a good thing… The version included below in the Youtube clip is from his really, really good live album in the 70’s. … Continue reading

Song of the Day – 5/12/13

Happy Mother’s Day to a tremendous Mom today. It’s made even more special by getting to spend the day with her and the rest of the family. The song is unrelated but a good one nonetheless. “Gloria” – Them – The Angry Young Them – 1965

Song of the Day – 3/17/13

Since it’s St. Patrick’s Day, I suppose this section needs to feature an Irish artist. In general, I wouldn’t consider Ireland a music “hotspot” but it has managed to churn out a handful of quality musicians. The artist below has a lot more popular songs but this one is one of my favorites. “T.B. Sheets” … Continue reading

Belgium/GermanyFebruary 17th, 2017