Archive for the ‘music’ Category

Get Out Of My Life Woman

May 30, 2020

“Get Out Of My Life Woman,” written by Allen Toussaint, recorded by Lee Dorsey, 1965.

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The Right Place

May 30, 2020

“The Right Place,” written by Bill Carter, Ruth Ellsworth, and Tony Villanueva, recorded by The Derailers, 1999. Video directed by Chris Rogers.

The Derailers website

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Umbriago

May 30, 2020

“Umbriago,” written by Irving Caesar and Jimmy Durante, performed by Mr. Durante in a clip from the 1944 movie Music for Millions. Umbriago is apparently a happy-go-lucky character in Italian folklore.

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I Had Some Money

May 24, 2020

“I Had Some Money,” performed by Nick Waterhouse, 2016.

Nick Waterhouse website

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4 American Dollars

May 24, 2020

“4 American Dollars,” written by Meg Remy and Rich Morel, recorded by U.S. Girls, 2020. Video directed by Emily Pelstring and Meg Remy; VFX by Beyond Wonderland Films.

U.S. Girls website

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Somebody (Loan Me A Dime)

May 24, 2020

“Somebody (Loan Me A Dime),” written and recorded by Fenton Robinson, 1967. His first recording of his signature tune.

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If You’re Gonna Do Me Wrong, Do It Right

May 24, 2020

“If You’re Gonna Do Me Wrong, Do It Right,” written by Vern Gosdin and Max D. Barnes, performed by Dawn Sears and the Time Jumpers. Dawn Sears (vocal), Kenny Sears (fiddle), Andy Reiss (guitar), Joe Spivey (fiddle), Doug Green (guitar), Paul Franklin (pedal steel), Jeff Taylor (accordeon), Larry Franklin (fiddle) Rick Vanaugh (drums), Dennis Crouch (bass).

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I Don’t Know Why

May 24, 2020

“I Don’t Know Why,” written by Thomas A. Dorsey, recorded by Katie Sankey and the W.J. Sankey Family, 1989.

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None of Us Are Free

May 23, 2020

“None of Us Are Free,” written by Barry MannCynthia Weil, and Brenda Russell, recorded by Hanne Boel, 2013.

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Good Times

May 23, 2020

“Good Times,” written by George Young and Harry Vanda, recorded by Jimmy Barnes and Keith Urban, 2014. The song was originally recorded in 1968 by Messrs. Young and Vanda with their band, Australia’s Easybeats, and every Antipodean band is required to play it. Period.

Jimmy Barnes website

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