Category Archives: Music

The Fabulous And Inimitable Harlem Gospel Choir Performs ‘Oh, Happy Day!’

What can I say, but WOW! This excellent performance was part of a PBS Special several years ago, which featured the Johann Strauss Orchestra and Choir, and the Harlem Gospel Choir under the direction of Violinist and Dutch Maestro André … Continue reading

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“Amigos Para Siempre”–A Musical Tribute To My Spouse

[André Rieu, Live In New York, “Amigos Para Siempre,” castadiva777, YouTube] “Amigos Para Siempre,” or “Friends For Life,” was the official theme song for the 1992 Olympic Summer Games in Barcelona, Spain. The song, as performed by British Soprano Sarah … Continue reading

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Happy First Anniversary — A Celebration With David Bowie And Pink Floyd’s David Gilmour

[David Gilmour and David Bowie — Comfortably Numb, StanMark, YouTube, 08:41 minutes] To mark my First Anniversary at WordPress, I would like to present a righteous rendition of Pink Floyd’s “Comfortably Numb.” This music video also features rock icon David … Continue reading

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Countdown: #100 From ‘The List’–Guitarist Lindsey Buckingham Featured In “Go Your Own Way”

[Video Credit: Go Your Own Way – Fleetwood Mac – 1997, Chris Salmon, YouTube, 06:09] Starting from the bottom of Rolling Stone’s ‘The List’ of the Top 100 Guitarists Of All Time, here’s a tune featuring the sometimes underrated, but … Continue reading

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‘Smooth’ — Musical Blast From The Past

Performed by Santana and Rob Thomas. Carlos Santana Comes In At #15 On Rolling Stone magazine’s ‘List Of The 100 Greatest Guitarists’ by David Fricke. Enjoy. [Video Credit:  Santana Feat. Rob Thomas – Smooth, SantanaVEVO, YouTube, 04:17] The embed code … Continue reading

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In Loving Remembrance Of “Murphee”

Also Known As “Big Baby” and “Biggun” May 1998 – January 9, 2012 Murphee At ‘Bark In The Park,’ 2006 We dedicate this beautiful Phil Collins song, “You’ll Be In My Heart,” in honor of your precious memory. It was … Continue reading

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“Comfortably Numb,” Guitarist David Gilmour of Pink Floyd

UPDATE: In honor of my First Anniversary at Work Press, I would like to present Pink Floyd guitarrist David Gilmour, and David Bowie performing “Comfortably Numb.” Found this version with David Bowie, so on the occasion of my “First Anniversary,” … Continue reading

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Let’s Celebrate Our Pets

Considering the fact that my blog tagline is Deconstructing Political Spin, I imagine that this post seems a rather odd ‘first diary.’ Regardless, I decided to post this dairy because my respite from the ‘rough and tumble of politics’ is … Continue reading

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