Exploring the Legacy of That Funk Music
Funk music, with its infectious rhythms and soulful grooves, has long been a driving force in the world of popular music. Originating in African American communities in the late 1960s and early 1970s, funk quickly gained popularity for its distinctive sound and its ability to get people up and dancing.
George Orwell meets Pink Floyd
George Orwell's "Animal Farm" and Pink Floyd's "Animals" are intertwined. Roger Waters, the driving force behind the Album, was inspired by Orwell, and the topic fitted Waters' political views that at that time were less extremist than they are today.
Babs Iverson (Sad, Cold, Monday )
@ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @🎸 @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ When music 🎶 moves through to me I try to write 📝 it down, and Transpire Poetry!
Rate-O-Rama: A Hazy Shade of Winter
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My Top Ten 80's Songs Playlist
Some great songs from when I was a teenager in the 80s have stuck with me through the years. If you enjoy listening to the oldies, consider adding some of these to your classic playlist. I promise they'll get you out of your chair bopping around in no time.
The Quest for the Cosmic Cake
Title: "The Quest for the Cosmic Cake" In the outer reaches of our celestial neighborhood, beyond the familiar planets and into the cosmic unknown, there lived an astronaut named Cosmo. Cosmo, a whimsical character with a helmet adorned with stickers of planets and stars, harbored a peculiar dream – a dream of a cake, not just any cake, but a cosmic confection.
Rate-O-Rama: Bohemian Rhapsody
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- Top Story - January 2024
I am a huge fan of the South African duo which consists of sisters Jenni Lonmon and Debbi Lonmon. Of course, I'm biased as Jenni took care of my mom for six months and bonded with her, and became best friends with her, and has been the source of much laughter and great times for me.
Cautionary warning to stupid girls of the world
pink and garbage have two songs that are warnings to the stupid girls of the world. They are two songs with similar messages but the same title “stupid girl”. These songs need to exist and with the state of the world and the messages that females of all ages get on a daily basis. The garbage song stupid girl tells it like it is Shirley Manson the lead singer really put stupid girls in their place is. The song was originally released by the band in 1995. The video is nitty and gritty and just perfect for the alternative music genre as it was at the time.
Rate-O-Rama: Year-End Special
Welcome to Rate-O-Rama This week, the last week of the year, we have a slightly different round of Rate-O-Rama. Instead of featuring three versions of one song. This week we are going to have the three songs over the past 17 weeks that have received the highest ratings.
Tortue Tortue: Blending Rhythmic, Melancholic, and Political Tunes
In the vast landscape of music, there are certain artists who stand out for their unique blend of influences, creating a sound that is both captivating and thought-provoking.
Underrated Albums: Discovering Musical Gems
The following ten albums are all, in their own right, underrated by the general music-listening public and are deserving of a closer look.