Song of the Day–2 October 2013

For today’s song of the day, I had to go way back….to the 1950s. The Sensational Nightingales is a Gospel music quartet that reached its peak of popularity in the 1950s, when it featured Rev. Julius Cheeks as its lead singer. Although they continue to record and tour today, I prefer the sound of their older stuff! And rightfully so!…

Song of the Day–28 September 2013

Today’s song of the day is by one of my favorite groups (ever!): Marine Girls. “A Different Light,” found on their 14-track, second album, Lazy Ways, is just splendid. Give it a listen! Marine Girls, originally from Hatfield, Hertfordshire, was only technically active for three years (1980-1983), but their Beach Party album was named as one of Kurt Cobain’s 50 favorite…

Song of the day–26 September 2013

Today’s song of the day… “Something in the Way” is an song by Nirvana–written by Kurt Cobain. It is the final song on their 1991 studio album Nevermind (without counting the secret track on the album). Very interesting, from Wikipedia: According to Nevermind’s producer Butch Vig, Cobain had originally wanted to record “Something in the Way” with the full…