Tag Archives: music I love
Music I Love: Big Mama Thornton
Here’s the definitive version of ‘Hound Dog’, sung by Big Mama Thornton, the drums and guitar (Buddy Guy) aren’t too shabby either!
Music I Love: Love
A friend sent me this version of Love performing ‘Everybody’s Gotta Live’, there’s not really any video, but the audio portion of the performance is uplifting and I’ve been replaying it all morning:
PS. Thanks, Mark!
Music I Love: Elton John ‘Come Down In Time’
Here’s a lovely Elton John song that might make your day even nicer, ‘Come Down In Time’:
Music I Love: Comes A Time
Here is a nice live version of Neil Young singing a song of his I love, ‘Comes A Time’:
Tomorrow is Canada Day, we’re getting prepped here early with some superb Canadian artists, enjoy!
Elvis Costello Fiona Apple ‘I Want You’
I’ve posted this video before, a few years ago, but this version of ‘I Want You’ by Fiona Apple singing and Elvis Costello on guitar is so good I have to post it again:
Elvis’ guitar backing on this is incredibly tasty.
Joe Strummer ‘Johnny Appleseed’
Last week was International Clash Day, a new holiday started by Seattle radio station KEXP a few years ago and has now gone global. It gives me faith in humanity that the Clash are still beloved by music fans. There’s not a day that goes by I don’t think of Joe Strummer, I especially love his lyrical style and the soul he puts into his music. This is one of his songs I pulled up today to listen to, ‘Johnny Appleseed’: