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Archive for the ‘Music Thread’ Category

Posted by bito On Nov - 12 - 2010 19 COMMENTS
One More Pina Colada, Please!

Your rich uncle gives you a beautiful, warm, but isolated tropical island but you have to promise to stay there for 5 years and you can take a limited amount of possessions. Items you can take? Just 3 albums/CD’s . What are your picks

Posted by bito On Oct - 29 - 2010 16 COMMENTS
One Nation

Let’s celebrate the new Planet, give AdLib a vacation and energize the Get Out The Vote in 2010

Categories: Featured, Music Thread
Posted by bito On Oct - 22 - 2010 18 COMMENTS
FortepianoByMcNultyAfterWalter1805

A Friday night music thread featuring the piano. With Tom Waits, Chopin, Jerry Lee Lewis and so much more. Pure Pleasure!

Posted by bito On Oct - 15 - 2010 39 COMMENTS
Ginsberg-dylan

Friday night music thread, Dylan, Byrds, Whitmark tapes,Donovan,Dandy Warhols, Frank Sinatra, Elvis

Posted by bito On Oct - 8 - 2010 17 COMMENTS

Image by Getty Images via @daylife The Planet has had an outstanding week of posts, visits and all around good work by all. Let’s first congratulate the magnificent job from our fearless leader,AdLib, for his post: EXCLUSIVE: Republican Tea Party Pledge – Secret Draft! And for his leadership and guidance. […]

Posted by PatsyT On Oct - 8 - 2010 35 COMMENTS
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Multi National Corporations may be trying to buy elections in America via the Chamber of Commerce, but let’s not let that stop us from enjoying music from all over the world. Old and new, modern or traditional, Share you favorites   ~ World Music Ofra Haza Brazil 66 Mas Que Nada […]

Categories: Music Thread
Posted by AdLib On Oct - 1 - 2010 9 COMMENTS

Good ol’ roadhouse rock and roll is the them of this week’s music thread so grab a long neck and shake that mullet like ya just don’t care! Sharp Dressed Man – ZZ Top Good Lovin’ Gone Bad – Bad Company Texas Flood – Stevie Ray Vaughan Refugee – Tom […]

Categories: Music Thread
Posted by AdLib On Sep - 24 - 2010 15 COMMENTS

We’re down to just a handful of weeks before the midterm election and too many out there are just not enthusiastic about voting. So today’s theme is about music that energizes you and gets you moving. So, let’s get rolling! Tubthumping – Chumbawamba I Won’t Back Down – Tom Petty […]

Categories: Music Thread
Posted by AdLib On Sep - 17 - 2010 3 COMMENTS

Tomorrow is the 40th anniversary of Jimi Hendrix’s death so today’s music thread is a tribute to this phenomenal, innovative and influential artist (thanks Bito for the suggestion on today’s thread!). Songs by Jimi, covers by other artists of songs he made famous, artists he inspired and music from his […]

Categories: Music Thread
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 […]

Categories: Music Thread
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 […]

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