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Favorite "Sun" Song - Tell us your Favorites - Freeper Canteen - 9 March 2012
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Posted on 03/08/2012 6:02:07 PM PST by AZamericonnie

~Favorite Sun Songs~




*Soundgarden - Black Hole Sun*

In my eyes, indisposed
In disguise as no one knows
Hides the face, lies the snake
The sun in my disgrace
Boiling heat, summer stench 'Neath the black the sky looks dead
Call my name through the cream
And I'll hear you scream again

Chorus:
Black hole sun
Won't you come
And wash away the rain
Black hole sun
Won't you come
Won't you come


Stuttering, cold and damp
Steal the warm wind tired friend
Times are gone for honest men
And sometimes far too long for snakes
In my shoes, a walking sleep
And my youth I pray to keep
Heaven send Hell away
No one sings like you anymore

Chorus x 2
Hang my head, drown my fear
Till you all just disappear

Repeat chorus til end



Bill Withers - Ain't No Sunshine


Ain't no sunshine when she's gone
It's not warm when she's away.
Ain't no sunshine when she's gone
She's always gone too long
Anytime she goes away.

Wonder this time where she's gone
Wonder if she's gone to stay
Ain't no sunshine when she's gone
And this house just ain't no home
Anytime she goes away.

And I know, I know, I know, I know,
I know, I know, I know, I know, I know,
I know, I know, I know, I know, I know,
I know, I know, I know, I know, I know,
I know, I know, I know, I know, I know,
I know, I know,
Hey, I oughtta leave young thing alone
But ain't no sunshine when she's gone
Ain't no sunshine when she's gone
Only darkness every day
Ain't no sunshine when she's gone
And this house just ain't no home
Anytime she goes away

I know, I know, I know, I know,
I know, I know, I know, I know, I know,
I know, I know, I know, I know, I know,
I know, I know, I know, I know, I know,
I know, I know, I know, I know,
Hey, I oughtta leave young thing alone
But ain't no sunshine when she's gone
Ain't no sunshine when she's gone
Only darkness every day
Ain't no sunshine when she's gone
And this house just ain't no home
Anytime she goes away
Anytime she goes away
Anytime she goes away
Anytime she goes away



They Might Be Giants - Why Does the Sun Shine?

The sun is a mass of incandescent gas
A gigantic nuclear furnace
Where hydrogen is built into helium
At a temperature of millions of degrees

Yo ho, it's hot, the sun is not
A place where we could live
But here on Earth there'd be no life
Without the light it gives

We need its light
We need its heat
We need its energy
Without the sun, without a doubt
There'd be no you and me

The sun is a mass of incandescent gas
A gigantic nuclear furnace
Where hydrogen is built into helium
At a temperature of millions of degrees

The sun is hot
It is so hot that everything on it is a gas: iron, copper, aluminum, and many others.
The sun is large
If the sun were hollow, a million Earths could fit inside. And yet, the sun is only a middle-sized star.
The sun is far away
About 93 million miles away, and that's why it looks so small.
And even when it's out of sight
The sun shines night and day

The sun gives heat
The sun gives light
The sunlight that we see
The sunlight comes from our own sun's
Atomic energy

Scientists have found that the sun is a huge atom-smashing machine. The heat and light of the sun come from the nuclear reactions of hydrogen, carbon, nitrogen, and helium.*

The sun is a mass of incandescent gas
A gigantic nuclear furnace
Where hydrogen is built into helium
At a temperature of millions of degrees



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To: All

NOBODY came up with, “That Lucky Ole Sun” ????? C’mon!


51 posted on 03/08/2012 6:52:17 PM PST by jackibutterfly (Life is short. Smile while you still have teeth. :-))
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To: AZamericonnie

In, and a long day.


52 posted on 03/08/2012 6:53:44 PM PST by SandRat (Duty - Honor - Country! What else needs said?)
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To: AZamericonnie
Here Comes The Sun -- Ritchie Havens

Here Comes The Sun - Dan Fogelberg

Sunny - Bobby Hebb

Don't Let The Sun Catch You Crying - Gerry & The Pacemakers

Ain't No Sunshine - Bill Withers

Sunshine On My Shoulders - John Denver

53 posted on 03/08/2012 6:54:30 PM PST by Wings-n-Wind (The main things are the plain things!)
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To: AZamericonnie

(Don’t know if this scans right but I am just too tired to keep searching for the right MIDI)

DFU SONG: House of the Rising Sun (the insane DemocRATS are watching their setting sun)
DFU SONGS | 6-2005 | Lyrics, Doug from Upland

Posted on Saturday, June 18, 2005 9:46:13 PM by doug from upland

MIDI - HOUSE OF THE RISING SUN
http://www.eadcentral.com/go/1/1/0/http://www.moonfairye.com/midicollection/midi2.htm

It seems their party’s gone insane...just look what they’ve become
Just like the Whigs they’re going away...Dems watch they’re own setting sun

They’re putting down our soldiers...they help the enemy
Their treason won’t get power back...the blind can even see

So, mothers, tell your children...that party’s filled with rats
And when they’re old enough to vote...there’ll be no DemocRATS

(musical break)

So, mothers, tell your children...that this party’s filled with rats
When it’s time for choosing how to vote...there will be no more DemocRATS

With race and class and gender...that’s how they play the game
If you’ve become successful, then...you are the one to blame

Yes, it seems their party’s gone insane...just look what they’ve become
Just like the Whigs they’re going away...Dems watch they’re own setting sun


54 posted on 03/08/2012 6:55:37 PM PST by doug from upland (Just in case, it has been reserved: www.TheBitchIsBack2012.com)
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To: The Duke
Mr. Blue Sky
Sun is shinin' in the sky
There ain't a cloud in sight
It's stopped rainin' ev'rybody's in a play
And don't you know
It's a beautiful new day hey,hey

Runnin' down the avenue
See how the sun shines brightly in the city
On the streets where once was pity
Mister blue sky is living here today hey, hey

Mister blue sky please tell us why
You had to hide away for so long
Where did we go wrong?

Hey you with the pretty face
Welcome to the human race
A celebration, mister blue sky's up there waitin'
And today is the day we've waited for

Hey there mister blue
We're so pleased to be with you
Look around see what you do
Ev'rybody smiles at you

Mister blue sky, mister blue sky
Mister blue sky

Mister blue, you did it right
But soon comes mister night creepin' over
Now his hand is on your shoulder
Never mind I'll remember you this
I'll remember you this way

Mister blue sky please tell us why
You had to hide away for so long
Where did we go wrong?

Hey there mister blue
We're so pleased to be with you
Look around see what you do
Ev'rybody smiles at you
Ba ba ba ba ba ba ba ba ba
Ba ba ba ba ba ba ba ba ba ba ba

ELO

55 posted on 03/08/2012 6:56:26 PM PST by The Duke
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To: AZamericonnie

Miniature Sun - XTC

The House of the Rising Sun - The Animals


56 posted on 03/08/2012 6:58:40 PM PST by dfwgator (Don't wake up in a roadside ditch. Get rid of Romney.)
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To: AZamericonnie
In!

Yngwie Malmsteen - Far Beyond The Sun

For those of you who didn't see my post in Tuesday's Canteen thread, I'm now a kitty grandpa! :)

57 posted on 03/08/2012 6:59:40 PM PST by ZirconEncrustedTweezers (Common sense isn't a blessing. It's a curse because you have to deal with those who don't have it.)
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To: The Duke

Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun - Pink Floyd


58 posted on 03/08/2012 7:00:10 PM PST by dfwgator (Don't wake up in a roadside ditch. Get rid of Romney.)
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To: AZamericonnie

“Summer Me, Winter Me” by Nancy Lamott

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mGbmI295eZQ

Considered by many to be one of the greatest cabaret singers ever.


59 posted on 03/08/2012 7:01:40 PM PST by Andy from Chapel Hill
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To: AZamericonnie

Catch the Sun - Doves


60 posted on 03/08/2012 7:02:02 PM PST by dfwgator (Don't wake up in a roadside ditch. Get rid of Romney.)
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To: AZamericonnie

“Between Sun and Moon” by Rush


61 posted on 03/08/2012 7:03:41 PM PST by GoDuke
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To: AZamericonnie

Good evening, AZ, and thanks for the red, white, and blue tribute.

Was your commute without hazards? *HUGS*


62 posted on 03/08/2012 7:06:00 PM PST by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: AZamericonnie
Yes - Heart of the Sunrise
63 posted on 03/08/2012 7:06:22 PM PST by ZirconEncrustedTweezers (Common sense isn't a blessing. It's a curse because you have to deal with those who don't have it.)
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To: The Mayor

64 posted on 03/08/2012 7:07:16 PM PST by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: BIGLOOK

65 posted on 03/08/2012 7:07:59 PM PST by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: U-238

66 posted on 03/08/2012 7:09:32 PM PST by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: blam

67 posted on 03/08/2012 7:10:26 PM PST by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: AZamericonnie
East of the Sun, West of the Moon - a-ha
The Sun Always Shines on TV - a-ha
68 posted on 03/08/2012 7:12:24 PM PST by Humbug
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To: Elderberry

69 posted on 03/08/2012 7:12:34 PM PST by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: Thorliveshere

70 posted on 03/08/2012 7:13:19 PM PST by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: AZamericonnie

The doors, Waiting for the sun. http://youtu.be/A0kypyGSKsE


71 posted on 03/08/2012 7:14:58 PM PST by KingNo155
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To: AZamericonnie

Sunshine in the Shade - The Fixx


72 posted on 03/08/2012 7:15:31 PM PST by dfwgator (Don't wake up in a roadside ditch. Get rid of Romney.)
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To: U-238

The Beatles ~ Here Comes The Sun

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U6tV11acSRk


73 posted on 03/08/2012 7:15:41 PM PST by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: AZamericonnie

Keep on the Sunny Side


74 posted on 03/08/2012 7:16:04 PM PST by Wissa (Gone Galt)
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To: AZamericonnie

Sunshine Day - The Brady Bunch...........(just kidding!)


75 posted on 03/08/2012 7:17:52 PM PST by dfwgator (Don't wake up in a roadside ditch. Get rid of Romney.)
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To: Elderberry

Leon Redbone ~ Lazy Bones

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qROwjULKVj0


76 posted on 03/08/2012 7:18:33 PM PST by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: Thorliveshere

Elton John ~ Don’t Let The Sun Go Down On Me

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gGQ8BVLkOXE


77 posted on 03/08/2012 7:22:12 PM PST by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: LukeL

Gordon Lightfoot ~ Sundown

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s8rR7E6NfY4


78 posted on 03/08/2012 7:24:37 PM PST by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: SkyDancer; AZamericonnie

Gerry and The Pacemakers ~ Don’t Let The Sun Catch You Crying

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o3kfTq7dnTQ&feature=fvst


79 posted on 03/08/2012 7:27:58 PM PST by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: blam

Thanks, blam, for the tune.


80 posted on 03/08/2012 7:29:27 PM PST by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: AZamericonnie

81 posted on 03/08/2012 7:29:56 PM PST by Fiji Hill
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To: chopperman

Thanks, chopperman, for the tune.


82 posted on 03/08/2012 7:30:15 PM PST by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: U-238
Here Comes the Sun-The Beatles

I also like Bert Lown's version of Here Comes the Sun.

83 posted on 03/08/2012 7:32:26 PM PST by Fiji Hill
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To: AZamericonnie
You Are My Sunshine - Jerry Lee Lewis

House of the Rising Sun - The Animals

Trouble In Mind (The Sun's Gonna Shine In My Backdoor Someday - Leon Russell, Willie Nelson, Maria Muldaur, Bonnie Raitt)   ; (Old blues song -- starts out a bit down, but ends up with sunshine.)

84 posted on 03/08/2012 7:33:18 PM PST by Heart-Rest (Let there be light.)
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To: SeaHawkFan; AZamericonnie

Stevie Wonder ~ You Are The Sunshine of My Life

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uPyq4iqt6Go


85 posted on 03/08/2012 7:33:47 PM PST by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: AZamericonnie

“You are My Sunshine”

As sung by Der Bingle

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1ivZD68IHmg&feature=related


86 posted on 03/08/2012 7:34:47 PM PST by gdzla
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To: GodBlessUSA; Mrs.Nooseman; Kathy in Alaska; AZamericonnie; HiJinx; Colonel_Flagg; BIGLOOK; ...
And because it's that time of the month....




In honor of the beautiful full moon outside!
Bob Seger~Shame On The Moon

Foreigner~Girl On The Moon.wma

Gary Morris~Lasso The Moon

Steve Oliver~Shadow Of The Moon

Suzanne Ciani~Full Moon Sonata

87 posted on 03/08/2012 7:35:37 PM PST by LUV W (This space reserved for heroes............my AF son....our troops....the vets from all wars...)
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To: Joe 6-pack

Very nice, Joe...thanks for the tune.

Texas based, huh?


88 posted on 03/08/2012 7:40:35 PM PST by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: AZamericonnie

Blister in the Sun by the Violent Femmes.


89 posted on 03/08/2012 7:40:46 PM PST by KarlInOhio (You only have three billion heartbeats in a lifetime.How many does the government claim as its own?)
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To: Broker; AZamericonnie

Terry Jacks ~ Seasons In The Sun

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cd_Fdly3rX8


90 posted on 03/08/2012 7:43:38 PM PST by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: AZamericonnie

Good evening, Connie! *HUGS* Resting tonight - I have just one thing to offer tonight - “Lucky Old Sun” sung by the great Frankie Laine.
The first song I learned on my daddy’s knee.


91 posted on 03/08/2012 7:44:03 PM PST by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3/5 Marines RVN 1969 - St. Michael the Archangel defend us in Battle!)
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To: LUV W

Good evening, Luv...((HUGS))...saw the moon last night. Tonight is supposed to be northern lights, but it is overcast and looking like snow.


92 posted on 03/08/2012 7:45:39 PM PST by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: AZamericonnie

Did anybody remember to list Here Comes the Sun by Phil Keaggy?


93 posted on 03/08/2012 7:46:18 PM PST by Revolting cat! (Let us prey!)
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To: LUV W

Eek! I’ve been MOONED!


94 posted on 03/08/2012 7:46:29 PM PST by left that other site
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To: The Mayor

Good evening, Mayor, and thanks for today’s sustenance for body and soul. ((HUGS))


95 posted on 03/08/2012 7:47:05 PM PST by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: Heart-Rest
Jimmy Davis, a Democrat who served as governor of Louisiana, wrote and recorded You Are My Sunshine in 1939. However, Sunshine turned out to be a poor choice for a partner, as indicated by the sequel, which he wrote and recorded. Gene Autry had a hit with the song in the spring of 1946.

I Wish I Had Never Met Sunshine--Gene Autry

96 posted on 03/08/2012 7:47:22 PM PST by Fiji Hill
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To: LUV W
Rory Gallagher ~ Moonchild
97 posted on 03/08/2012 7:48:32 PM PST by mylife
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To: mylife

Genesis - Mad Man Moon.


98 posted on 03/08/2012 7:49:29 PM PST by dfwgator (Don't wake up in a roadside ditch. Get rid of Romney.)
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99 posted on 03/08/2012 7:50:07 PM PST by SandRat (Duty - Honor - Country! What else needs said?)
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100 posted on 03/08/2012 7:50:07 PM PST by SandRat (Duty - Honor - Country! What else needs said?)
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