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Jemima the 9th
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Yes, it is pretty 60sish!

So, onto Hush by Kula Shaker Not exactly what one might term a megahit, but the sound of my student clubbing days...[gazes wistfully into middle distance]

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I like the Deep Purple version better. Not that these guys tried very hard to be different from DP.

Not Shaker but Chaka as in Khan. Tell me something good, will you?

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Jemima the 9th
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"Tell me that you love me", says Chaka Khan. Dusty Springfield says You don't have to say you love me
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Christie McVie, on the other hand, insists that you Say You Love Me.

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Fleetwood Mac: Tusk

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The Fleet Foxes - Montezuma

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Horrible Histories: Pachacuti

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Jemima the 9th
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Great choice!
But Dick Turpin is still the best HH song.

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I love the Dick Turpin song, but my candidate for the best is William Wallace

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In line with the general theme, but mostly just because I really like the way it sounds...

Scotland The Brave

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Brave Sir Robin

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The song that I disliked so much I broke the knob off of my car radio: Rockin' Robin with Michael Jackson et al.
[Mad]

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Never did like MJ's preadolescent voice. So irritating.

Stormy Monday with Robben Ford is much more pleasant.

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Free Nelson Mandela

(from Robben Island)

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Free Paul Rodgers.

(from Middlesbrough)

[ 07. August 2017, 15:49: Message edited by: mousethief ]

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I want to break free
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Pigwidgeon

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Breaking Up is Hard to Do.

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Come and I Will Sing You
from the album "The Hard and the Easy"

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"I will serenade you..."
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Jemima the 9th
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Three dog night, you say? Well 3 is the magic number of dogs.
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I don't know that there is a number for a Black Magic Woman.

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One wonders if Black Magic Woman is distantly related to Devil Woman ?
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Which leads to the Rolling Stones and Sympathy for the Devil

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"Made damn sure that Pilate washed his hands, and sealed his fate."

Oh, so in other words, you WERE there.

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Yes. Yes, I was. And as I recall, he never said a mumblin' word.

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What Did Jesus Say? - The Jubilaires

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Whatever he said is alright with me.

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But is it all right now?
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Gillian Welch: Everything is Free

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So then what was Frida complaining about?
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The Flying Lizards want Money - I love the way these lines are delivered:
"the best things in life are free,
but you can give them to the birds and bees"

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That is a great version of the song. But I quite like this one too "Think I'll buy me a football team"

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Music for your enjoyment
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Bruce Springsteen thinks a Pink Cadillac is better than money.

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My God, they look so young!

The Stray Cats: Look at that Cadillac

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Ol' Bruce seems to have mixed feelings about Cadillac Ranch.

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David Essex also wanted Jimmy (James) Dean to Rock on (this video has a slide show of James Dean stills).

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Jackie thought she was James Dean for a day in this Lou Reed song.

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Love the dinner, hate the din.
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A song for rebels with serious causes:

Luke Kelly: The Rising of the Moon

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quote:
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Jackie thought she was James Dean for a day in this Lou Reed song.

This was the song that I almost had in my head, but couldn't quite get to the name!

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That moon on the rise is a bad one, sez CCM.

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The Man in the Moon must be out of his mind, according to The Full English

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Yeah, he hit my eye like a big pizza pie.
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Did someone say pie?

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This dirge is likely sung in the dark.

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Which leads me to the Russian Contakion of the Departed

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Oh, those Russians.
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Clever take-off by The Barron Knights

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I'm leaving on a jet plane (this version by John Denver)

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Ain't got time to take a fast train?

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Is The City of New Orleans a fast train?

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