Category Archives: Music

The Quarantine Blues

At 81, Ray Stevens is still at it.  😀

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Still searching for salvation…

One of the best duets of all time. Full lyrics HERE.

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Sorry to dissapoint you, but

William Shatner’s albums are wonderful.  There’s nothing else like them. For this song, he’s joined by country singer Brad Paisley.

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And it stoned me, to my soul…

The Rainbow by Millen Brand Excerpted from Local Lives: Poems About the Pennsylvania Dutch, ©1975 Herbert Berky tells this story: When he was a boy, he used to work in two hill fields Josephus Gerhard had given his father. “You went up a lane that started between the Borneman place and Uncle John’s, and made …

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Oh, nothing.

“First of all nothing will happen, and a little later nothing will happen again.”~Leonard Cohen

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Engagingly Lost

“(Kurt) Cobain was very shy, very polite, and obviously enjoyed the fact that I wasn’t awestruck at meeting him. There was something about him, fragile and engagingly lost.”  ~William S. Burroughs

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It’s Only Make Believe

Mona brought this song to my attention, and I’m glad she did.  I had seriously underestimated the range and power of Glen Campbell’s voice! Full lyrics HERE.

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I see my light come shining…

That’s Clarence Clemons on saxophone.  I wouldn’t mind having this played at my funeral, but really I’ll have very little say in the matter. Full lyrics at BobDylan.com.

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Flip, flop, and…

Full lyrics HERE.

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Time

Steve Earle’s latest album, Ghosts of West Virginia, is amazing.  I recommend it.

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Pure Imagination

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Pete and Friedrich

“Everything goes, everything comes back; eternally rolls the wheel of being. Everything dies, everything blossoms again; eternally runs the year of being. Everything breaks, everything is joined anew; eternally the same House of Being is built. Everything parts, everything greets every other thing again; eternally the ring of being remains faithful to itself. In every …

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