Category Archives: Music for a Sunday

Music for a Sunday: Fighting back!

Come and join the Federation:

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Music for a Sunday: Pull my shirt off and pray…

Wait, what? The nailbiter is over? Well, alllll righty, then: I had completely forgotten this existed, but welcome back to the mid-’80s, y’all. (Enjoy Nick’s peak ’80s hair, particularly.) Oh! And before I forget, congrats to Joe Biden and Kamala … Continue reading

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Music for a Sunday: We are paid by those who learn by our mistakes

That breezy little sax intro, though…

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Music for a Sunday: An inevitable tune for the times

It’s kind of catchy, wouldn’t you say? Hey, I’d even call it contagious. (And yes, I’m back after a long absence. Pute was in for repairs. Don’t be a klutz like your Aunt Bina, kiddies…and if you’re drinking iced tea, … Continue reading

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Music for a Sunday: Two tunes for the times

…which merge nicely into one, with their bright skittery riffs and insistent meow-meow groove:

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Music for a Sunday: Oh my country…

Thomas Dolby’s old hit, “Europa and the Pirate Twins”, got a revamp recently, thanks to his kids: Here’s the original, for comparison (and nostalgic enjoyment):

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Music for a Sunday: The Queen of all COVID-19 song parodies

Hats off to Raúl here for quadruplicating himself to go viral with some good advice: ACHOO!!!

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Music for a Sunday: No time to sleep

Such a long way to go… This one’s going out to Christopher Cross himself, who is currently in treatment for COVID-19. This song saw me through a hospitalization myself, many years ago, so it’s an old favorite. God speed you … Continue reading

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Music for a Sunday: More tunes for the times

First, the Ladies, with their country-flavored take on a Bruce Cockburn classic: (Love the girls adding extra percussion there!) Next, a timely reminder: Now go and wash your haaaaaands.

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Music for a Sunday: A hymn for troubled times

A little German song that my parents used to sing for us as kids. It’s more relevant than ever now: The lyrics are as follows: The moon has risen, The golden stars are sparkling Bright and clear in the sky. … Continue reading

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