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Twisted Pine Hitting the Big Time?

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I hope so, they deserve it.  This band entranced all of us at the Arden Gild Hall a couple of months back.  I love booking shows where the audience experiences the genuine thrill of discovery. Which they did in Arden. Oh, and everybody made money!  Anyway, the booker for the Kennett Flash was there, and […]

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Song Of The Day: May 21, 2018

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We’re doing classic blues this week. Meaning real blues.  Thanks for your suggestions. We’ve got some extraordinary songs. Starting with this one:

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Song Of The Day: May 20, 2018

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OK, I admit it. Verdict on this week: Good theme, poorly executed. Shoulda asked Waterpirate to program it.  Hope he likes this one:

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Song Of The Day: May 19, 2018

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Let’s get back on track. No more appeasing the youngsters. What she’s asking for is not unreasonable in the least:

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Song Of The Day: May 18, 2018

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In a blatant and desperate attempt to expand my demographic appeal, I present a ‘women with attitude’ song for you youngsters out there:

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Song Of The Day: May 17, 2018

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One of the earliest feminist anthems, written by two guys from Philly.  Produced by some guy named Quincy Jones.  Lesley Gore became a legitimate heroine to the LGBT community: https://www.theguardian.com/music/2015/feb/17/lesley-gore She also appeared as one of Catwoman’s Felines-In-Crime on Batman. Oh, the song…:  

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Song Of The Day: May 16, 2018

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Attitude from Sweet Home Chicago:

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Song Of The Day: May 15, 2018

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Defines this week’s theme. I love it!  BTW, their full name is Saffire, the Uppity Blues Women:

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Song Of The Day: May 14, 2018

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You say you want women with attitude? Howzabout Beyonce and the Dixie Chicks showing the big-hat Country Music Association how it’s done? In a song about a gun-lovin’ drunk of a father?

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Song Of The Day: May 13, 2018

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A great John Hiatt song. And his version is the best. Yes, better than Joe Cocker’s version.  BTW, anybody got a theme for next week? Give me a theme, and I’ll give you some songs. For now:

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Song Of The Day: May 11, 2018

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There was a time in the late ’70’s to mid-eighties when, IMHO, the Neville Brothers were the best band in America. Here, they bring their Caribbean lilt to John Hiatt’s ‘Washable Ink’:

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Song Of The Day: May 10, 2018

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Bonnie Raitt just tears up this John Hiatt song. Betcha you’ve heard it before:

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Song Of The Day: May 9, 2018

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More Memphis and more John Hiatt:

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