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Song you are on a kick of right now?
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Recent song-kicks:
This random tune I found from a skateboarding video, of all things (I don’t watch them as a rule, but this one came highly recommended and it was very beautifully done – and I say this as someone who knows next to nothing about skateboarding or skateboarding videography, but I know beauty when I see it):

and also “The Millionaire Waltz” by Queen

and a couple songs by Stevie Nicks: “Outside The Rain” and “Nightbird”

and today:

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26 March 2021
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Been listening to this on repeat every morning for a few days now. It was my first real introduction to Tom Petty, the one that got me hooked, but I’ve perhaps overlooked it since – until now. It being springtime, I’ve been in the mood for it.

https://youtu.be/VacrjuiNL0I

Also been digging “Rooms On Fire” and “Sable On Blond” by Stevie Nicks.

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Occasionally I discover a song that has a touch of WTF appearing and this is definitely one. 

‘StopLight De-Lite’ by Lana Del Rey.

Seriously, it sounds like some weird pinball machine is having issues yet is so damn happy thru-out.

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I’ve been non-stop singing this for a week around the house near my mother. Later I showed the actual song to her and she went “oh this is a great song!, is this the junk you’ve been singing all this time?”billy-preston_01_gif

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don’t fall apart on me tonight – Dylan

"The pump don't work cause the vandals took the handles!"

-Bob Dylan, Subterranean Homesick Blues

"We could ride and surf together while our love would grow"

-Brian Wilson, Surfer Girl

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I’ve been on a lot of song kicks lately–I’ve actually developed a practice of making playlists every few months (something I never used to do). Today it appears to be Lazuli by Beach House, a band that’s perfect for yearning for new friends and missing old ones. 

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I have kept a running playlist of all my song-kicks for about a year and a half(?) now. It’s getting ridiculously long and I should probably make a new one (Song Kicks part II).

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Recently have been on Beach Boys and Warren Zevon kicks.

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Recently have been on Beach Boys and Warren Zevon kicks.

  

Been playing French Inhaler on piano non stop the past few days. 

"The pump don't work cause the vandals took the handles!"

-Bob Dylan, Subterranean Homesick Blues

"We could ride and surf together while our love would grow"

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Was really digging “Great Day” from Flaming Pie recently. I didn’t know this before, but it hails from my favorite era of Macca – early-70’s messing-around-in-the-kitchen-on-the-farm-with-Linda-singing.

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Beatlebug said
I have kept a running playlist of all my song-kicks for about a year and a half(?) now. It’s getting ridiculously long and I should probably make a new one (Song Kicks part II).

  

The way I do it is I split it into time periods, maybe every three or four months. That way I can give songs time to really establish themselves as long-term kicks. Sometimes songs don’t work with the others in the playlist, and I simply don’t include them. (Can’t you tell I’m way too analytical for my own good? ahdn_john_08_gif)

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Abandoned Love – Dylan, but probably a 60/40 split between the George and Dylan versions

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"We could ride and surf together while our love would grow"

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I think Wah-Wah might be George’s best song. I’ve been looping it like a madman since last week when I remembered it existed and, unlike John, I’m not tireda-hard-days-night-george-4

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