Time After Time

August 21, 2016

“Time After Time,” written by Sammy Cahn and Jule Styne in 1946, is now a jazz standard, recorded in 1958 by John Coltrane (tenor sax), Red Garland (piano), Paul Chambers (bass), Arthur Taylor (drums).

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Funky Broadway, Parts 1 & 2

August 21, 2016

“Funky Broadway, Parts 1 & 2,” written by Arlester Christian and recorded by him with his group Dyke and the Blazers in 1966. It was a big hit for Wilson Pickett the following year.

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Cruel to Be Kind

August 21, 2016

“Cruel to Be Kind,” written by Nick Lowe and Ian Gomm, performed by Mr. Lowe. The video, shot at the Tropicana Motel in West Hollywood, contains actual footage of Nick Lowe’s 1979 wedding to Carlene Carter, with Dave Edmunds as their limo driver.

Nick Lowe website

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You Better Come Home

August 21, 2016

“You Better Come Home,” written by Bert Russell Berns, performed by Varetta Dillard, who breathes life into this indifferent tune (the arrangement helps). Bert Berns made a habit of this latin-ish chord progression (he wrote “Twist and Shout”).

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Snake Farm

August 21, 2016

“Snake Farm”: The inimitable Ray Wylie Hubbard sings about finding romance at a Texas  roadside attraction on Interstate 35 in New Braunfels. Recorded live in 2010 at Threadgill’s in Austin.

Ray Wylie Hubbard website

Tourism note: Snake Farm (founded 1967) is now called Animal World and Snake Farm.

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The Drone Film Festival

August 21, 2016

Highlight montage from the 2016 New York Drone Film Festival. 174 seconds of UAV videos.

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You’ll Lose A Good Thing

August 20, 2016

“You’ll Lose A Good Thing,” written and performed by Barbara Lynn. The song was a hit record for her in 1962.

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Take Me To the River

August 20, 2016

“Take Me To the River,” written by Al Green and Teenie Hodges, performed by Turkuaz at the Brooklyn Bowl in 2015.

Video by Human Being Media.

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I Run To You

August 20, 2016

“I Run To You,” written and recorded by Marty Stuart and Connie Smith, 2011. The two married in 1997.

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Am I a Good Man

August 20, 2016

“Am I a Good Man,” written by Willie Clarke and Clarence Reid, recorded by Them Two (Lawrence Mobley and Larry Greene) with Helen Smith (background vocals), Arnold Albury (organ) and Reed Roberts (bass).

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