Weekly Song Challenge Round 37: Patriot Games

Laura is marking Veterans’ Day in the USA in her Weekly Song Challenge today with three patriotic themes. Post a song that is about your country Post a song that is patriotic Post a song that has the colour red, white or blue in either the title or lyrics Weekly Song Challenge Round 37

Song Lyric Sunday: Dizzy – ‘Over, Under, Sideways, Down’

‘Around’, ‘Down’, ‘Sideways’ and ‘Up’ are Jim’s key words for Song Lyric Sunday this week. This Yardbirds song that I remember very well from 1966 has two of them. I was no doubt attracted by the guitar sounds, with their occasional hints of sitar, but the lyrics, on a closer reading, are appealingly hedonistic The…

Weekly Song Challenge: Round 36

No obvious theme for Laura’s Weekly Song Challenge this time around, but so what? Post a song that is a satire of a hit song. Post a song that you love by an artist that was not one of their biggest hits. Post a song that was featured in a tv show or in a…