Tag Archives: music

Always Something Greener

The lyrics are selfish and misogynistic, but I do enjoy a good flute solo: Full lyrics HERE.

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But None of Them Permenantly

I hope this makes you smile:

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And on every. Street corner.

From the album Shatner Claus. It’s hard to tell how serious he’s being, but my guess is Not Very. If you like William Shatner, you won’t be disappointed:

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And forgetting the love we bring

This is Deadhead (and former Senator) Al Franken’s favorite version of Althea: Full lyrics HERE.

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But I’d Rather Be With You…

Full lyrics HERE. Old Jerry had a much more expressive voice than Young Jerry. (And poor Phil looks like a sixth-grader in gym class in those oversized blue shorts.)

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Beauty I’ve Always Missed/With These Eyes Before…

An absolutely gorgeous version of this song! Full lyrics HERE.

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“…the extraordinary thing that was happening to me.”

I think this experience, described in two different settings from two different eras, is universal: Excerpted from Swann’s Way by Marcel Proust, 1913: Many years had elapsed during which nothing of Combray, except what lay in the theatre and the drama of my going to bed there, had any existence for me, when one day …

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The three worst concerts I’ve ever been to in my life: Bill Cosby (pre-scandal). He had the familiar Cosby patter, but the material simply wasn’t funny. The only reason we didn’t walk out was because any time an audience member drew attention to himself, Cosby attacked. I didn’t want to be yelled at by Bill …

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I’ll find you in the morning sun…

I have always cried easily. Living in the South, that’s been a problem. Any display of emotion (other than anger) makes people uncomfortable. It’s considered unseemly. I guess I am unseemly. But I defy anyone to listen to this song without tearing up just a little. Full lyrics HERE.

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I Feel Like I Owe It to Someone…

I know we live in a time where hair length is just a style for most. But it’s still something more to me. Full lyrics HERE.

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Puddles Pity Party

To me, this is the very best of the internet: just a guy who wants to put on clown makeup and sing a pretty song for us with some friends. (As an aside: doesn’t the perspective make his drummer look Oompa-Loompa tiny?)

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Light a Candle

You can tell just from the first few strums that this is a Neil Young song. He’s got a certain signature style. Full lyrics HERE.

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