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Archive for the ‘Music Thread’ Category

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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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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Posted by KQµårk 死神 On Mar - 19 - 2010 167 COMMENTS

With all the hate on display from the other side this week I thought I should make this week’s music thread about love which is by far the subject of most music. It’s not always the positive aspects of love that prevail in the love song genres. Many love songs […]

Posted by KQµårk 死神 On Mar - 12 - 2010 230 COMMENTS

When AdLib said he was going out of town I said I would cover the music night thread again since taking a break. So I thought this theme was apropos. I have fun doing the music thread but I just got tired of hearing what I wanted to hear and […]

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Posted by AdLib On Mar - 5 - 2010 194 COMMENTS

The 82nd Academy Awards will be presented this Sunday so in tribute, the theme of today’s music thread is music from movies. That can be original soundtrack music or songs that appeared in movies. O Brother Whereart Thou – I Am A Man of Constant Sorrow The Wall – Another […]

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Posted by PatsyT On Feb - 26 - 2010 64 COMMENTS

This year the Olympics are going Youtube ! What music goes thru your head when you are speeding down the Super G? or ripping it up on the Half Pipe ? What makes your triple axel rock ? How do you get in the mood for curling? If you did […]

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Posted by AdLib On Feb - 19 - 2010 118 COMMENTS

The theme tonight is, like, totally cool…uh…what was I saying…oh yeah! It’s like totally Psychedelic, Man! So share the trippy music (it doesn’t have to be exactly psychedelic) of past and present but don’t Bogart that link. Have to begin with the first name in Psychedelic music in my book, […]

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Posted by AdLib On Feb - 12 - 2010 108 COMMENTS

Welcome to our Friday Night Music Thread here at The Planet! Tonight is all about discovery. Songs that you love that a lot of other people may not have heard. It could be new bands, rarities, one hit wonders, rarely heard songs by famous musicians, world music, big hits in […]

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Posted by KQµårk 死神 On Feb - 3 - 2010 5 COMMENTS

OK I get the feeling some of you did not do your home work so here is a pop quiz. Who is Ruckusium and what comic strip and later animated series did that name come from and why? Who is Birtherbillium and why is that name appropriate? Who is Goebbelium […]

Posted by AdLib On Jan - 22 - 2010 62 COMMENTS

Music not only soothes the savage beasts, it can send a message to the savage beasts that “we won’t be fooled again” and “you’re too good to be true”. Today’s theme is Music that sends a message to someone you fancy, a friend going through tough times, greedy politicians and […]

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Posted by AdLib On Dec - 25 - 2009 40 COMMENTS

So many classic Christmas songs to list in this thread though add to those the songs that speak of happiness, family and celebration to you too. I’ve posted a few of my favorites in earlier posts (my biggest faves for Xmas are Nat King Cole’s version of “Chestnuts Roasting on […]

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Posted by AdLib On Dec - 18 - 2009 74 COMMENTS

Welcome to our Friday music thread! Our theme today are songs that you play to reflect, enhance or improve your mood. What are the songs that cheer you up? What music gets you revved up? What songs put you “in the mood”? What songs make you reflective? Serve ’em up, […]

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Posted by Pepe Lepew On Dec - 18 - 2009 23 COMMENTS

The “Oldies But Goodies” Friday night at PPOV post last week got me recollecting about a neat thing that happened this summer. It was something that showed me how music can speak through the generations – when you least expect it to. I was downtown with my daughter and her […]

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