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R.I.P. Chuck Berry (1926-2017) March 19, 2017

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Terribly sad news in the music industry. (Heard about it a couple of hours after yesterday.)

Rock ‘n roll musician and legend Chuck Berry has died. 😦

Rock ‘n Roll Legend Chuck Berry Dies at 90

Chuck Berry, Rock ‘n’ Roll Pioneer, Dead at 90

I’ve been listening to rock ‘n roll for most of my life, to be honest, and this news was both saddening and shocking to me for various reasons that I’m not going into here. Chuck Berry was one of, if not, rock’s greatest practitioners, guitarists, and the best pure rock ‘n roll writer who ever lived. He’s going to be sorely missed.

Here’s the iconic song from 1958.

*sigh*

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A Bit of Mike Oldfield February 3, 2017

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Home from work. It has been a long day, and I’m tired, still somewhat sick, and my foot problem is bothering me quite a bit today.

So I figure I’ll brighten my mood. I love Mike Oldfield’s music, and one of my favourite late 1980s videos of his music is this lovely, cheerful (somewhat weird) piece. Enjoy the video! 🙂

And for those who want to see it live, here’s a version of the performance version of the song.

I’ve Been Earwormed, Again! January 31, 2017

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Haven’t heard of this artist until yesterday, but there’s something about Tove Lo‘s music. Note this video is NSFW due to some of the lyrics and the last part of the video. So be warned. And I’ve been earwormed. 🙂

Some Feel Good Music January 30, 2017

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Another bit of feel good music to end the day with.

In Memory of Carrie Fisher/Princess Leia December 27, 2016

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This needs to be posted today, at this moment.

Seems…fitting.

Jethro Tull: “A Christmas Song” December 25, 2016

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Seeing as it’s Christmas, I thought I would post up this Jethro Tull Christmas video. Fits the season, for sure. 🙂

Cello Wars (Star Wars Parody) December 24, 2016

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In honour of my having seen Rogue One: A Star Wars Story this past week, I thought I’d post one of my favourite music video parodies…

Enjoy! 🙂

Music for Coriolis – The Third Horizon RPG November 23, 2016

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As mentioned, one of the roleplaying games that I’m excited about and can’t wait to run is the Coriolis – The Third Horizon RPG from the folks at Fria Ligan/Free League Publishing.

One of the pieces of mood music that I really am fond of for the game is this piece by George Abdo and His Flames of Araby Orchestra. Enjoy! 🙂

I’ve Been Earwormed! September 19, 2016

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I have been earwormed for the day.

Since it’s such a good song, and such a good band, I figured I would “share” the earworm. Suffer!Enjoy! 🙂

A Melanie Doane Moment September 10, 2016

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I’m feeling in a <a href="http://www.melaniedoane.com/"Melanie Doane mood tonight.

So here’s one of my favourite tunes (and videos) from the Newfoundland musician.