Category Archives: Music for a Sunday

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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Music for a Sunday: Another one for our sick times

And this one, you can sing along with. Just follow the bouncing anchor: I just feel sorry for Ted Lange, whose face briefly appears in there. What sweet, lovely Isaac the Bartender ever do to deserve THAT?

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Music for a Sunday: Because we live in sick times…

…a little sick humor is in order: Stay healthy, my friends.

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Music for a Sunday: Blondie goes cowpunk!

I never knew about it till now, but this is great: My favorite disco queen covering my all-time fave country song? Yes. And while no one can top Johnny Cash’s mariachi-inflected Texas two-step, Debbie Harry just takes it one notch … Continue reading

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Music for a Sunday: Don’t bother asking for explanations

And you follow till your sense of direction completely disappears…

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