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Archive for the ‘Music Thread’ Category

Posted by AdLib On Sep - 10 - 2010 13 COMMENTS

It’s that time of year, when the lazy, fun-filled days of Summer hit a brick wall and it’s back to studying geometry in Mr. Neidermeyer’s class. Still, school had its fun memories for all of us and that’s today’s theme for our music thread, music that reminds you of when […]

Categories: Music Thread
Posted by AdLib On Sep - 3 - 2010 46 COMMENTS

Who are your favorite guitarists? What guitar solos are the most unforgettable? Today’s Friday Music Thread is all about music that features that most versatile of popular music instruments, the guitar. Hope these strike the right chord with you: Jimi Hendrix – Purple Haze Stevie Ray Vaughan – Texas Flood […]

Categories: Music Thread
Posted by AdLib On Aug - 27 - 2010 13 COMMENTS

Saturday marks the anniversary of Martin Luther King’s “I Have a Dream” speech. Beck and Palin may hope to hijack it but they haven’t a “prayer”. So, to celebrate the man and his powerful, historic speech, today’s theme is about hope, dreams and caring about things that matter. What else […]

Categories: Music Thread
Posted by AdLib On Aug - 20 - 2010 41 COMMENTS

Lights, camera, action…cue the music! The theme for this Friday’s Music thread is a return to a favorite, music from movies. Feel free to share music and scenes from movies with or without music that are memorable. Since I’ve hit a lot of my favorites in previous editions, here are […]

Categories: Music Thread
Posted by AdLib On Aug - 13 - 2010 64 COMMENTS

You’ve blogged about important issues all week, you’ve earned a chance to relax and recharge. It’s Music Time. So, this week’s theme for this thread is all about putting aside the weight of the world’s events for a while and just enjoying being alive on this amazing Planet. Share the […]

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Posted by AdLib On Aug - 6 - 2010 28 COMMENTS

Today’s music thread is about nostalgia, songs that remind you of times in your past or the past itself. Songs that take you back to a memorable moment in time, whether it’s just a year ago or decades ago. First loves in high school, moments with your own children, exciting […]

Categories: Music Thread
Posted by AdLib On Jul - 16 - 2010 51 COMMENTS

This week we lost one of our bigger-than-life colleagues in the world of Progressive blogging, HumeSkeptic. Much has been shared about him here and at other blogs. Even if you didn’t know him, you’re invited to join in on this musical tribute with songs about remembering or celebrating those that […]

Posted by AdLib On Jul - 9 - 2010 6 COMMENTS

Sometimes you just need to shake things up, order something different at your favorite restaurant, listen to new music, elect a guy named Barack president, etc. So today’s music thread is about the start of the new and the end of the old, new ideas, new music, new horizons and […]

Categories: Music Thread
Posted by AdLib On Jul - 2 - 2010 14 COMMENTS

This weekend we celebrate the 4th of July, an occasion to celebrate American independence with American flags and coolers that are made in China along with  fireworks and beer that are made in Mexico. To kick off this holiday weekend, today’s music theme is about America, freedom and independence, in […]

Categories: Featured, Music Thread
Posted by AdLib On Jun - 18 - 2010 11 COMMENTS

Schools out today for many today so this week’s Friday Music Thread is all about taking it easy in the good ol’ summertime. Celebrations, vacations, sun, surf, BBQs, concerts, summer romances, you name it. If it’s about taking it easy and recharging our “fun” batteries, post it! Here are a […]

Categories: Music Thread
Posted by AdLib On Jun - 11 - 2010 29 COMMENTS

This week, the primary elections across the country confirmed one universal theme…honesty has no decent place in politics. From the propaganda in the California from Whitman and Fiorina, to the voter suppression that helped Blanche Lincoln win in Arkansas, to the seemingly fraudulent election in South Carolina of Alvin Green […]

Categories: Music Thread
Posted by AdLib On Jun - 4 - 2010 50 COMMENTS

With a number of southern states having to cope with the immediate effects of the BP oil crisis (though, like slow moving oil, it will eventually spread to all of us in its impact), it seems appropriate to dedicate this week’s music thread to our friends in The South. Whether […]

Categories: Music Thread
Posted by AdLib On Apr - 30 - 2010 27 COMMENTS

It seems appropriate that in light of the racist law passing in AZ that this week’s Friday Music Thread is dedicated to “fighting the power”. Whether it’s authority figures oppressing others or even people not being treated fairly in a relationship, this thread is dedicated to those who stand up […]

Categories: Music Thread
Posted by AdLib On Apr - 23 - 2010 35 COMMENTS

As a tribute to Earth Day, today’s theme is music about The Earth. That includes songs about our planet, nature, or just life on the third rock. How can I start with any other song? What a Wonderful World – Joey Ramone Fields of Gold – Sting Couldn’t Stand The […]

Categories: Music Thread
Posted by AdLib On Apr - 16 - 2010 57 COMMENTS

Now that April 15th is behind us, or as it’s now referred to, “Happy Birther’s Day”, we can put aside the thought of taxes for another year. We are, right now, Tax Free. So, in keeping with that, today’s music thread theme is about being taxed (having or not having […]

Categories: Music Thread, PlanetPOV
Posted by AdLib On Apr - 9 - 2010 139 COMMENTS

Music can take you away from your troubles and worries but sometimes it can take you away to an actual place. Today’s theme is music that’s about or from another place, maybe a specific city or country or a bar, maybe it’s World Music that transports you to another culture. […]

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