Archive for ‘music’

February 24, 2017

Something for the Weekend – No 254

by duncanr

if you want to listen again to previous weekend songs, go to the ‘category filter’ on the side bar and select ‘something for weekend’ from the drop down list

feel free, too, to share a sample of what you are listening to this weekend in a comment to this post

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February 19, 2017

Senior Moments

by duncanr

February 17, 2017

Something for the Weekend – No 253

by duncanr

if you want to listen again to previous weekend songs, go to the ‘category filter’ on the side bar and select ‘something for weekend’ from the drop down list

feel free, too, to share a sample of what you are listening to this weekend in a comment to this post

February 10, 2017

Something for the Weekend – No 252

by duncanr

if you want to listen again to previous weekend songs, go to the ‘category filter’ on the side bar and select ‘something for weekend’ from the drop down list

feel free, too, to share a sample of what you are listening to this weekend in a comment to this post

February 8, 2017

Love, let me Home to my Mother

by duncanr

Julie Fowlis sings haunting song in the gaelic about a young girl who encounters an ‘each-uisge’ – in celtic folklore, a creature that takes the form of a man on land but a horse when in water [ http://tinyurl.com/gs6cpyv ] – and begs him to let her go free, warning him her brothers will kill him if harm should befall her

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February 3, 2017

Something for the Weekend – No 251

by duncanr

f you want to listen again to previous weekend songs, go to the ‘category filter’ on the side bar and select ‘something for weekend’ from the drop down list

feel free, too. to share a sample of what you are listening to this weekend in a comment to this post

January 31, 2017

Everyone Ends with Less

by duncanr

January 30, 2017

Where Did All the Folk’n’Ballad Singers Go?

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January 28, 2017

Scottish Dogs Prefer Reggae

by duncanr

research by the University of Glasgow indicates that dogs can discriminate between different genres of music

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carried out on dogs at the SSPCA kennels in Dumbarton, they found that reggae was . . .

January 27, 2017

Something for the Weekend – No 250

by duncanr

if you want to listen again to previous weekend songs, go to the ‘category filter’ on the side bar and select ‘something for weekend’ from the drop down list

feel free, too. to share a sample of what you are listening to this weekend in a comment to this post