... one of my favourite Christmas Carols... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p6d03oolCr4 Four more sleeps...
Last night I went to the cinema... to watch the perfect Christmas movie... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z9CEIcmWmtA ... so it goes without saying that today's song must be.... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E8gmARGvPlI ...ah... the tinsel... the shoulder pads... the permed hair... the cheesy snowball fight... the giant sweaters.... They just don't make them like that anymore! It was 1984 folks,... 35… Continue reading *149* music Friday
Unrelated photo. Good song. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o8pQLtHTPaI
... will it ever stop raining? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lIPan-rEQJA Stay dry out there.
with a little bit of literature thrown in... Did you know that 'Abbey Road', the Beatles' final album was released today? I didn't, someone just told me so I'm sharing. Growing up in Italy yes I knew who The Beatles were, of course, but I wasn't really a major fan - unlike my mother who… Continue reading *126* music Friday
I was 15 when I first heard Bruce's music. It was 1985, a bunch of tapes on my bedroom floors and I can honestly say it felt like he was talking to me, me alone, me personally... I became - slightly - obsessed, I translated all his songs into Italian because I wanted to know… Continue reading *124* happy birthday, Boss…
Last Tuesday my sister and I took mum to see Michael Buble in concert... and he was brilliant. Plus I got to see my 73yr old mum doing the twist to a Chubby Checker cover... We had a fabulous time. Good guy. He's a good guy. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SPUJIbXN0WY Enjoy and have a great weekend!
Nice and mellow today... an amazing song about starting over, getting stuck in a rut and starting again... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KB_2CUj3y6Y I'm goin' down to the Greyhound stationGonna get a ticket to rideGonna find that lady with two or three kidsAnd sit down by her side Ride 'til the sun comes up and down around me'Bout two… Continue reading *73* music Friday
Mr M and I saw Jamie Cullum a couple of nights ago on the opening night of the Cheltenham Jazz Festival Amazing. (Also, Grand Torino is an awesome movie... a must if you've never seen it) https://youtu.be/NoLc43YuuTw Have a great weekend.