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(possibly the) best love song ever

The other day, my wife mentioned to me that her Walking With Purpose Bible study group is discussing the Song of Songs.  In light of Valentine’s Day, she asked me what I thought was “the best love ever.”  Which to … Continue reading

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back to the times when dreams were what mattered

I try to avoid socio/political discussions on this blog, but I will say that the news has been honking me off lately.  All of which reminds me of this song from my youth:     “Hair metal” from the ’80’s … Continue reading

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dream the crow black dream

Good heavens, has it really been 19 years since The Crow–with its kickass goth-metal/industrial soundtrack–flew into theatres?  Gloomy, dark, and violent, The Crow was like no “comic-book” movie before it, and the music still holds up well.  Stone Temple Pilot’s “Big Empty” was … Continue reading

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wicked uncle kenton’s way-back video jukebox

It’s a synth-pop song!  It’s a pissed off rant against economic- and social oppression that rings disturbingly true even today!  It’s two–TWO–treats in one!     It’s Eddy Grant’s “Electric Avenue” and methinks the video holds up well for something … Continue reading

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wicked uncle kenton’s way-back video jukebox

I’m feeling poorly today, so I thought I’d play you “Sick Again.”  It’s a Led Zeppelin song that casual listeners of the band probably aren’t familiar with.     Being a Zep song, it is, needless to say, about sex … Continue reading

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wicked uncle kenton’s way-back video jukebox

Everything you need to know about the early ’80s, you can learn from Duran Duran.         Questions?    

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wicked uncle kenton’s way-back video jukebox

Because you young people these days have no sense of history, gather ’round, kiddies, and Wicked Uncle Kenton will play you a tune from his mis-spent youth.  Let’s turn back the dial to 1983, when Ronnie Reagan was President; the … Continue reading

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a few of my favorite xmas songs

Submitted for your Christmas enjoyment:         Happy Christmas!    

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