9/23/19 – Thelma Houston “Don’t Leave Me This Way”

It doesn’t take long to get a song planted in my brain and sometimes it will stay there for days. Weeks, even. And I can tell you exactly how this song got there! Last night, I was watching some of the EMMYs on tv, and they kept using these song snippets when they were going into commercial breaks, coming out of them, and while award winners were making their way to the stage. I thought it was great…

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9/24/19 – Bachman-Turner Overdrive “Takin’ Care of Business”

The Canadian rocker, Bachman-Turner Overtime are playing in my head today. These guys rocked pretty hard, too! They’re not in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, but they’re in the Canadian Music Hall of Fame, based on all their music over the years. The whole 70’s decade was special for BTO, when they put out several albums and had 6 big hit records, not just in Canada, but here in the U.S., and around the world…

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9/25/19 – The Grateful Dead “Casey Jones”

Robert Hunter died a couple of days ago. He was an amazing lyricist for years for The Grateful Dead! Oftentimes, he would come up with the words, and then Jerry Garcia would develop the music, and they did some great stuff together…

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9/26/19 – Simon & Garfunkel “Bridge Over Troubled Water

I don’t know how this song ended up in my head today but I’m glad it did. I haven’t heard this one in a long time, but it’s a beautiful song, and such an all-time classic…

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9/27/19 – Outkast “Hey Ya!”

It’s the weekend and time for a song that’s designed to make everybody feel good!  I woke up this morning hearing the lyrics, “Shake it like a Polaroid picture!”  You know I’m talking about “Hey Ya” from Outkast!  This song always puts me in a good mood!  Outkast is Andre 3000 and Big Boi, a couple of guys out of Atlanta, who released this song back in 2003…

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