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Elvis Costello and the Attractions: Everyday I Write the Book

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Curiosity killed ...

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Kathryn Roberts and Sean Lakeman - The Banishing Book - I've just got rid of it as an earworm.

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Curiosity killed ...

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Forgot to say that may not be safe for work

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Paperback Writer by the Beatles was the next thing to come to my mind.

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I suppose this goes to Every Day I write the Book by Elvis Costello and the Attractions

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And the book is read by Everyday People (Sly & The Family Stone).

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Well, Diff'rent Strokes for diff'rent folks.

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Could have done several songs from Avenue Q sung by 'Gary Coleman' but I went for this one (some strong language):

Schadenfreude

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quote:
Originally posted by Gill H:
Could have done several songs from Avenue Q sung by 'Gary Coleman' but I went for this one (some strong language):

Schadenfreude

Walking along the avenue...

I Ran by Flock Of Seagulls

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Going waaay back: Runaway by Del Shannon

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Up Up and Away - The Fifth Dimension.

(I ushered for a couple of their concerts, many years ago -- 1971?)

[ 10. July 2017, 02:22: Message edited by: Pigwidgeon ]

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Beethoven's Fifth Symphony (first movement)

[ 10. July 2017, 05:18: Message edited by: Lyda*Rose ]

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Roll Over Beethoven by Chuck Berry

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Could see that one coming. And you could probably guess my next move: Rock and Roll by Led Zeppelin.
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But "It's Still Rock and Roll to Me" by Billy Joel

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Rock? How about Rach? His Piano Concerto no.2 to be specific.

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Mostly because I think it's an absolutely delightful tune...

Lover's Concerto by The Supremes

(I think that might be the first time I have ever described something as "delightful". Gonna try not to make a habit of this.)

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No way does Rach equal Rock!

Billy don't be a hero by Paper Lace.

Not one of the greatest songs, although it does manage to get a sort of rhyme for the word 'fiancee'

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[obvious link alert ON]

Heroes by the late, great David Bowie.

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Savoy Truffle by The Beatles.

Link - Think chocolates.

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A few links together (can you work them out?) gets me to Stand By Me by Ben E King.

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You don't have to stand by me. Stand in the place where you are.

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Sit Down by James.

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Or you can always go Downtown with Petula Clark.

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To A Town Called Malice by The Jam?

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no prophet's flag is set so...

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"And I hope this jam is gonna last". We be all Jammin' together ere where.

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Bob Marley: Redemption Songs

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"Sunday" by Bobby Read

Uh, another Bob doing some nice, smooth jazz.

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Lazing on a Sunday Afternoon - Queen

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The clergy song : Easy like Sunday Morning by the Commodores.

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Let's get this week going. After Sunday comes Monday Monday. (The Mamas and the Papas)

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And on to Ruby Tuesday with the Rolling Stones.

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And if you really like Tuesday: "Forever Afternoon (Tuesday?) by the Moody Blues.

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I can hear the soft breathing of the girl that I love on Wednesday Morning, [at] 3am. Simon and Garfunkel.

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Donovan:Jersey Thursday

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Friday night and the lights are low... when your're a Dancing Queen (ABBA)

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Saturday Night's Alright for Fighting - Elton John

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Rather obvious is Street Fighting Man by The Rolling Stones.

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Is that Where the Streets Have No Name ? (U2)

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Phil Ochs: Talking Birmingham Jam

"Well I've seen travel in many ways. I've been in cars and old subways. But in Birmingham some people chose to fly down the street from a fire hose."

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Subway's no way for a good man to go down. Mona Lisas and Mad Hatters by Elton John.

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Sometimes it comes to this... "They're Coming to Take Me Away".

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Who's coming to take you away? Eli's Coming (Three Dog Night)

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Had a dog and his name was "Old Blue" sung by Joan Baez

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I suppose it may be told in The Story of the Blues (part 1) by Wah

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Which brings us to the story of your Red Right Ankle by The Decemberists.

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The Gout Song

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quote:
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The Gout Song

That's truly awful. Never let an MD write your song lyrics.

It leads me, however, to:

The Rockin' Pneumonia and the Boogie Woogie Flu by Johnny Rivers

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The River by Springsteen

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Shirley Caesar: Jordan River

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