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FReeper Canteen - Tunes For Our Troops - 12 May 2012
Our Troops Rock!!!! | The Canteen DJ's

Posted on 05/11/2012 6:00:30 PM PDT by AZamericonnie


 

 

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Tunes For The Troops
 


 


This music is provided for the entertainment of our Troops, Veterans, Allies & their families!

Enjoy the variety of musical selections that the Canteen Deejays provide throughout the thread. Please ping any DJ with your requests for the Troops!

The 25th Rock & Roll Hall of Fame music.


All music is removed on Monday.
Thanks to all the DeeJay's for their time & effort providing entertainment for the Troops!

*Canteen Mission Statement*

Showing support and boosting the morale of
our military and our allies military
and the family members of the above.
Honoring those who have served before.
 

 



Paul Simon - Me And Juilo
 

Little Anthony - Two People In The World

Simon & Garfunkle - Sounds Of Silence
 
Aretha Franklin - Hits

Metallica - For Whom The Bells Toll
 
U2 - Vertigo

Jeff Beck & Sting - People Get Ready
 
Bruce Springsteen & Sam Moore - Hold I'm Coming-Soul Man

All Stars - (Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher And Higher
 
James Taylor & CSN - Mexico

CSN & Bonnie Raitt & James Taylor & Jackson Browne - Teach Your Children
 
Simon And Garfunkle - Mrs Robinson - Not Fade Away

Metallica - Turn The Page
 
U2 & Black Eyed Peas - Mysterious Ways-Where Is The Love

Jeff Beck - Freeway Jam
 
Bruce Springsteen & Tom Morello - London Calling

All Stars - (Your Love is Lifting Me) Higher And Higher
 
CSN & Bonnie Raitt - Love Has No Pride

Jerry Lee Lewis - Great Balls Of Fire
 
Stevie Wonder & BB King - The Thrill Is Gone

Paul Simon - You Can Call Me Al
 
Simon & Garfunkle - The Boxer

Metallica & Lou Reed - Sweet Jane
 
U2 - Magnificent

Jeff Beck & Buddy Guy - Let Me Love You
 
Bruce Springsteen & Tom Morello - The Ghost Of Tom Joad

Stevie Wonder - Uptight (Everything's Alright)
 
Metallica & Ozzy - Iron Man-Paranoid (FV)

Jeff Beck - Big Block
 
CSN & Jackson Browne - The Pretender

CSN & James Taylor - Love The One Your With
 
CSN - Almost Cut My Hair

Stevie Wonder & Jeff Beck - Superstition
 
Stevie Wonder & John Legend - The Way You Make Me Feel







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To: AZamericonnie; All


That's right buckaroos. Tuesday, May 8 was Mr. Bonamassa'a 35th birthday and we be celebrating. Hang on tight, it's gonna be a great ride!

Bridge To Better Days (Live At The World Cafe, Philadelphia, PA)
~ Joe Bonamassa ~







21 posted on 05/11/2012 6:26:54 PM PDT by Drumbo ("Democracy can withstand anything but democrats." - Jubal Harshaw [Robert A. Heinlein])
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To: All; everyone; AZamericonnie; Kathy in Alaska; LUV W

FRIDAY NIGHT VIDEOS
and Special Web Sites

Theme: Mellowing Out

Note: Parental Discretion Advised.

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“Jackie Gleason & His Orchestra - Moonlight Becomes You”
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CXDnYa6txTQ

“Bobby Hackett - Stairway To The Stars”
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CXDnYa6txTQ

“Ben & Johnson - Slip Into Something…”
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X4C-YOGw4gE

“Blue In Green - Lee Ritenour”
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F6QA41Wck98

“Billy Saffell - Mellowing On The Grass”
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=igJloNXRMWg

“Happiest Days”
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b7Ll8hRFjTc

“Mellow Mood - Matt Thorpe”
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VdVfPsFrEPA

“Autumn Blaze - On A Saturday - Brendan Peter”
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DjICqZqshGc

“Piano & Nature - Relax Daily”
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MAjXiyKPBu8

“The Very Best of Enya”
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u9yDWiosyfk

“Celtic Music”
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tj8gLBqifnA

“Richard Clayderman - Music Of The Night”
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WOAKs-5wcLg

“One Night In The Rain”
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Swt9u6XSg3o

“Brian Crain Composer - Rain”
http://www.youtube.com/user/29briancrain?v=mxX8279Onbo

“Music Dreams - Quiet Storm”
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3VPR-QFqf7Q

“Antonio Vivaldi - Mandolin Concerti”
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x6Hvdrf—V0

“Jewel - Brahms Lullaby”
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gsFQcQKWgTQ

“Ivory Dreams the Album - Morning Light - Sean Beeson”
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KZHSR5VG0uU

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22 posted on 05/11/2012 6:27:42 PM PDT by Cindy
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To: AZamericonnie; MoJo2001; 007; 1 FELLOW FREEPER; 11B3; 1FreeAmerican; 1stbn27; 2111USMC; ...

~ Tunes For Our Troops! ~

FR CANTEEN MISSION STATEMENT

Showing support and boosting the morale of
our military and our allies’ military
and the family members of the above.
Honoring those who have served before.

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To every service man or woman reading this thread.
Thank You for your service to our country.
No matter where you are stationed,
No matter what your job description
Know that we are are proud of each and everyone of you.

To our military readers, we remain steadfast
in keeping the Canteen doors open.

The FR Canteen is Free Republic's longest running daily thread
specifically designed to provide entertainment and moral support for the military.

The doors have been open since Oct 7 2001,
the day of the start of the war in Afghanistan.

We are indebted to you for your sacrifices for our Freedom.



NOTE: CANTEEN MUSIC
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for the enjoyment of our troops and visitors.


23 posted on 05/11/2012 6:27:57 PM PDT by Kathy in Alaska ((~RIP Brian...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: AZamericonnie; ConorMacNessa; Drumbo; Kathy in Alaska; MS.BEHAVIN; LUV W
Tonight I’ll be exploring the songbook of Eddie Holland, Brian Holland and Lamont Dozier. The team of Holland, Dozier and Holland – it sounds like a law firm – played a large part in the success of Berry Gordy’s Motown empire back in the days of Detroit as a viable city. Life inside Gordy’s world, known as “Hitsville USA”, was ruthlessly competitive, as producers and songwriters were constantly vying for success, lest Gordy replace them in his favor with a more successful team. The team of H-D-H, as they were known in-house, defined the Motown sound of the Sixties.

In many ways, Gordy was the Paul Whiteman of his era, although he would have bridled at the suggestion. Just as Whiteman had “made a lady out of jazz” in the Twenties, Gordy came up with a black sound that was quick, nervous – and rather white. His acts were all required to go to Motown’s etiquette school so as to learn which fork to use, how to dress and how to express themselves in a ladylike and gentlemanly manner. An old friend of mine, still in radio and working at an oldies station in Tulsa, said about Motown’s sound in the Sixties, “It’s not considered black music; it’s white.” White or not, it made fortunes for a lot of musical entrepreneurs in Detroit. The harsh discipline of Hitsville USA forced people to succeed.

In the early years, Berry Gordy had trouble settling on a basic sound. Eddie Holland had worked with Gordy back when Gordy was producing him at Mercury Records. In 1961, Eddie had his first minor hit for Motown – which he didn’t write. In this recording, Eddie sounds like Clyde McPhatter, and the basic sound is very much “Brill Building”.

Eddie Holland: “Jamie”

Eddie’s brother Brian Holland was a staff songwriter from the very beginning of Motown, and he had his first success in 1961 too. That’s Marvin Gaye on drums.

The Marvelettes: “Please Mr. Postman”

Lamont Dozier had been around for years, recording for different labels but not registering a hit.

It was in 1963 that H-D-H had their first entry on the charts, featuring Eddie Holland on vocals. It’s pretty good, and it gives a clear indication of how the H-D-H sound would evolve over time. It’s quick, nervous and very catchy.

Eddie Holland: “Leaving Here”

24 posted on 05/11/2012 6:29:30 PM PDT by Publius
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To: Kathy in Alaska

Good evening Kathy & hope your day is winding down so you can catch a breath! LOL *Hugs*


25 posted on 05/11/2012 6:32:36 PM PDT by AZamericonnie
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To: AZamericonnie

Hi Everybody!
(((HUGS)))


26 posted on 05/11/2012 6:33:54 PM PDT by left that other site
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To: Cindy

Very nice, Cindy! Relaxing...that’s what I needed tonight! :)


27 posted on 05/11/2012 6:34:25 PM PDT by LUV W (This space reserved for heroes)
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BTTT


28 posted on 05/11/2012 6:35:45 PM PDT by Jet Jaguar
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To: SandRat

Good evening G-Pa! *Hugs*

Ya know I haven’t even had a chance yet to check on Memorial Day events here. You always have great ones down there.

Do you have plans already?


29 posted on 05/11/2012 6:37:19 PM PDT by AZamericonnie
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To: GodBlessUSA; mylife; AZamericonnie; Kathy in Alaska; MS.BEHAVIN; Drumbo; StarCMC; EsmeraldaA; ...

LOVE YOU CANTEEN DJ'S!!!
Thanks for your hard work!
GodBlessUSA; mylife; AZAmericonnie; Kathy In Alaska; Ms.Behavin; drumbo; StarCMC; EsmeraldaA; ConorMacNessa; acad1228; LibertyValance; Cindy; Starwise; 50mm; gomez; iron munro; publius (and me)

YOU ROCK OUT LOUD!!
God bless our troops!!!

Thanks for a great thread
and all your hard work, Connie!

30 posted on 05/11/2012 6:39:00 PM PDT by LUV W (This space reserved for heroes)
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To: AZamericonnie; Titan Magroyne; Cheapskate; All
Sidenote: Featuring the great Anton Fig (The World's Most Dangerous Band) on blissful Bonham drums!
Joe gives Kashmir a run for the money.


The Ballad of John Henry
~ Joe Bonamassa ~







31 posted on 05/11/2012 6:39:18 PM PDT by Drumbo ("Democracy can withstand anything but democrats." - Jubal Harshaw [Robert A. Heinlein])
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To: ConorMacNessa
Hope you had a productive week Conor. My Boss came to town for a couple of days so now I have “Mental Exhaustion”! LOL
32 posted on 05/11/2012 6:39:44 PM PDT by AZamericonnie
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To: AZamericonnie

Hello Veterans, wherever you are!!

It's Tunes For Our Troops!


33 posted on 05/11/2012 6:39:50 PM PDT by Kathy in Alaska ((~RIP Brian...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: AZamericonnie

G-Ma has said she and I along #1 Dau (Mom to be in mid Jun) are going up there to see Nate.


34 posted on 05/11/2012 6:40:47 PM PDT by SandRat (Duty - Honor - Country! What else needs said?)
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To: Drumbo

WooHoo! Happy birthday Joe! Just saw him on HBO last night. Looking forward to this Drumbo!


35 posted on 05/11/2012 6:41:38 PM PDT by AZamericonnie
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To: AZamericonnie; ConorMacNessa; Drumbo; Kathy in Alaska; MS.BEHAVIN; LUV W
Martha Reeves had a fine set of alto pipes, much more robust than the thin, reedy soprano of Diana Ross. In 1963, Holland, Dozier and Holland came up with three successful records for Reeves and her girl group. The first just missed making the Top 10. The instrumental interlude at 1:08 shows a fine touch, but the resolution at 1:40 is inspired.

Martha & the Vandellas: “Come and Get These Memories”

It took a while, but H-D-H found a groove for Martha, and that groove was flat out kick-ass dancing. If you wanted to get people jumping on the dance floor, all you had to do was put this on the turntable. (Remember turntables?) It’s not only a great up-tempo number, but it has solid lyrics and is even beautiful in places. I’ve always admired the way that H-D-H move effortlessly between C minor and E-flat. At 1:43 there is a musical technique called “deletion” where the rhythm is interrupted by a half-bar, and it propels the song into the brilliant resolution at 2:03. These guys knew what they were doing.

Martha & the Vandellas: “Heat Wave”

The H-D-H team had the annoying trend of milking an idea for everything they could before moving on to a new one. It was to add a degree of sameness to some of the acts that came later, but in this situation, the dancing groove they created for Martha Reeves worked out well. That drum riff at 2:03 is inspired.

Martha & the Vandellas: “Quicksand”

36 posted on 05/11/2012 6:43:21 PM PDT by Publius
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To: Cindy
Stellar theme this evening Cindy Sue & bet our troops could use some R&R!

Background Music Instrumental - Piano & Nature - Relax Daily N°005

Started listening this & had to stop or I'd go to sleep! LOL

Thanks for all you hard work & hope you have a loverly weekend! *Hugs*

37 posted on 05/11/2012 6:46:27 PM PDT by AZamericonnie
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To: AZamericonnie; ConorMacNessa
Aloha to both!

I don't know about restful but it should be interesting.....



They're here on Sunday, Mother's Day, and am going with my son!
38 posted on 05/11/2012 6:46:39 PM PDT by BIGLOOK
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To: Publius
And in first, grabbing the gold....Publius!!


39 posted on 05/11/2012 6:48:27 PM PDT by Kathy in Alaska ((~RIP Brian...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: left that other site
Hiya M/L and good to see you! How did your week go? Students excelling under your tutelage? *Hugs*
40 posted on 05/11/2012 6:49:05 PM PDT by AZamericonnie
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