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  • Differences and Universals in Music Across Cultures; An Evaluation Guide for Missionaries

    07/17/2018 7:59:33 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 12 replies
    Christian Post ^ | 07/17/2018 | Scott Aniol
    A missionary cannot properly evaluate the differences among cultural expressions until he has understood their universals.At the root of the most thoughtful defenses of contemporary worship today is an appeal based on a missions philosophy that stresses indigenous ministry. If, as the International Missionary Council asserted as far back 1938, an indigenous church is one that "spontaneously uses forms of thought and modes of action natural and familiar in its own environment," then it makes sense that a church use those music forms that are most common in its culture. A pastor or a missionary should not expect a church...
  • My Savior's Hands - Song

    07/15/2018 5:40:49 AM PDT · by The Ignorant Fisherman
    My Savior's Hands - Lyrics (Isa. 53, Zech. 12:10, Mark 1:41, John 9:6-7; 20:20, 1 Peter 3:18, Rev. 1:7; 16-18; 22:3-5) I waited patiently for my Lord and He heard my cry He spoke to me from His precious Word and said, I am nigh And at this time, He brought me to see, His precious hands Those hands, His precious hands, were pierced right through for all our sins And when I think, on such wondrous things, O my Savior's hands Those hands, My Savior's hands, testify of all His selfless love And EVERMORE, all shall see, His precious...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Just Hangin' Cafe ~ 13 July 2018

    07/12/2018 6:00:56 PM PDT · by beachn4fun · 78 replies
    July 12, 2018 | Canteen Go-Go Gerbels
    FR CANTEEN MISSION STATEMENT Showing support and boosting the morale of our military and our allied military and the family members of the above.Honoring those who have served before. FReeper Canteen Come on in, we're open Need a place just to hang out? This is it. It's casual FRiday here at the Canteen. Pull up a seat and relax. We serve coffee, tea, conversation and music. Our AWESOME military, our AWESOME allies, and their families are welcomed and honored here. No worries in the FReeper Canteen Just Hangin' Cafe. Grab a cup or a glass, and start a conversation....
  • Health: Prodigy From Mobb Deep Dies After Hospitalization For Sickle Cell Anemia

    07/12/2018 12:27:58 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 13 replies
    Brinkwire ^ | July 12, 2018
    The rapper Prodigy, from the hip hop group Mobb Deep, died today at age 42 while on tour in Las Vegas, according to TMZ. Although his exact cause of death has not been confirmed, his publicist announced that Prodigy, whose reeal name is Albert Johnson, was hospitalized a few days ago for complications caused by sickle cell anemia. Here are some possible life-threatening complications caused by this blood condition. “Prodigy was hospitalized a few days ago in Vegas after a Mobb Deep performance for complications caused by a sickle cell anemia crisis. As most of his fans know, Prodigy battled...
  • ‘Godfather Waltz’ [NYT piece by Freeper Silly]

    07/07/2018 4:29:31 PM PDT · by Silly · 28 replies
    The New York Times ^ | July 2, 2018 | Paul Klenk
    Dear Diary: On Saturday mornings when my windows are open, I sometimes hear a trumpet player practicing as I’m waking up. The silvery tones ring through several courtyards on my block. I cannot pinpoint the source. The musician is clearly a professional. Scales fly up and down, one impeccable glissando at a time, pausing briefly before climbing to the next half-step. One day, at the top of an octave, the mystery trumpeter added an unexpected flourish… [snip]
  • Pompeo reportedly gives Kim Jong Un an Elton John 'Rocket Man' CD at Trump's request

    07/06/2018 8:12:42 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 43 replies
    Fox News ^ | 07/06/2018 | Alex Pappas
    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo reportedly brought a CD with the Elton John song “Rocket Man” to give as a gift to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during his visit to the country. Pompeo arrived in North Korea on Friday amid talks between the two countries over denuclearizing North Korea. Pompeo brought two gifts for Kim, including a letter from President Trump and the CD, according to The Chosun Ilbo, a top newspaper in South Korea. Last year, amid escalating rhetoric between the two countries, Trump repeatedly referred to Kim as “Rocket Man” and “Little Rocket Man.” A diplomatic...
  • Favorite Songs with Young ,Old,or Age in it.Tell us your Favorites Freeper Canteen 7~6~18

    07/05/2018 4:45:07 PM PDT · by fatima · 235 replies
    ~Favorite Songs with Young,Old or Age in it.~ OneRepublic - Counting Stars *Video* Simple Man - Lynyrd Skynyrd - Lyrics HD *Video*
  • Famous Veteran: Johnny Carson USNAVY

    07/04/2018 11:14:13 AM PDT · by eastforker · 10 replies
    military.com ^ | 2018 | Military.com
    He enlisted in the U.S. Navy on June 8, 1943, as an apprentice seaman enrolled in the V-5 program, which trained Navy and Marine pilots. He hoped to train as a pilot, but was sent instead to Columbia University for midshipman training. He performed magic for classmates on the side. Commissioned an ensign late in the war, Carson was assigned to the USS Pennsylvania, a battleship on station in the Pacific. He was en route to the combat zone aboard a troopship when the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki brought the war to a close. The Pennsylvania was torpedoed on...
  • Historic Springfield manufacturer to ramp up hiring (10 jobs in Ohio)

    07/03/2018 4:55:47 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 2 replies
    The Springfield News-Sun ^ | July 3, 2018 | Matt Sanctis
    O.S. Kelly, a historic Springfield firm that produces piano plates for Steinway and Sons, is ramping up hiring for the first time in years as Steinway looks to shift some work here to free up space at its own facilities. Since the 1930s, workers at O.S. Kelly have produced cast-iron plates that are a key to the pianos Steinway and Sons produce in Long Island, N.Y. and Hamburg, Germany. The plates, which can weigh up to 350 pounds, tie together the guts of the pianos said Rob Hill, plant manager at Kelly. The plates demand a high level of precision,...
  • The "Millennial Whoop" is taking over pop music (including country music)

    07/03/2018 11:00:42 AM PDT · by SamAdams76 · 141 replies
    I don't listen to too much pop music these days but when I do, almost every song has a certain element in it - which is being termed the "Millennial Whoop." I guess I could try to be the sophisticated musician and describe to you transitions between the fifth and third notes of a major scale and what not but I won't even try. The Millennial Whoop is basically putting a lot of "Wa-oh, wa-oh's" in just about every hit song. But don't take my word for it. Listen to it in the links below: Millennial Whoop Compilation Millennial Whoop...
  • Rapper Ty Dolla $ign Tried to Have Seeing-Eye Dog Moved During Flight Due to Allergies

    06/30/2018 9:59:15 AM PDT · by Simon Green · 38 replies
    Ty Dolla $ign tried to get a blind woman moved out of her seat on an Air Canada commuter flight because he told her he was allergic to her seeing-eye dog. The rapper was flying from Montreal this past Saturday to Ottawa where he performed later that night at the Escapade Music Festival. We're told Ty and the person he was traveling with approached the blind woman who was seated behind the rapper with her pooch and tried to get them removed from the plane before takeoff. When the woman supposedly offered an allergy pill, the rapper refused ......
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Pre Independence Day Weekend ~ 30 June 2018

    06/29/2018 6:10:39 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 155 replies
    Our Troops Are The Best!! | The Canteen DJs
       ~ Pre Independence Day Weekend Tunes ~ ~ Support The Artists ~   Support the artists you hear throughout the Canteen! Click on the links below! Keep the music going! ArtistDirect l  AOL Music l  Sonique (Lycos) l  Real Radio Live365 l  971TheRiver  l  GotRadio  l  Wherehouse  l  Target  l Shoutcast AFRTS l  VH1 l XM Radio l  BET l  audiophile l  Virgin Radio l  Soma (Alternative) Acaza l AudioRealm l VH1 l  Yahoo! Launch Music l  Radio Disney l  Live-Radio Net ITunes l Amazon l Salsa Radio l MTV l CMT l Ticketmaster l Billboard l ClubFM...
  • California Rite-Aid blasts Barry Manilow music to discourage loiterers

    06/29/2018 7:59:24 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 52 replies
    www.foxbusiness.com ^ | Published June 28, 2018 | By Amy Ganz
    A Rite-Aid store in California has come up with a creative way to repel loiterers: Barry Manilow music playing full blast. The Oak Park neighborhood in San Diego has seen an uptick in crime and homeless people, according to The Wall Street Journal. People sleeping in their cars and hanging around the parking lot have caused customers to complain to the management team.
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Just Hangin' Cafe ~ 29 June 2018

    06/28/2018 6:02:42 PM PDT · by beachn4fun · 86 replies
    June 28, 2018 | Canteen Fairies
    FR CANTEEN MISSION STATEMENT Showing support and boosting the morale of our military and our allied military and the family members of the above.Honoring those who have served before. FReeper Canteen Come on in, we're open Need a place just to hang out? This is it. We serve coffee, tea,or maybe a tall brew? Topped off with great conversation and music. No worries in the FReeper Canteen Just Hangin' Cafe. Grab a glass and start a conversation. You never know who you might meet in the Cafe. Glad you could join us. Enjoy your stay. Our AWESOME military, our...
  • Songwriter Diane Warren Trashes Sarah Huckabee Sanders ... 'F*** Her!!!'

    06/27/2018 10:21:18 AM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 106 replies
    TMZ ^ | June 27, 2018
    Diane Warren thinks Sarah Huckabee Sanders is reaping what she was sowing by spewing hate and lies, and has zero sympathy for Trump's mouthpiece. We got the legendary songwriter Tuesday night at Craig's in WeHo Tuesday and asked how she felt about Sanders reportedly getting Secret Service protection in the wake of threats against her and her family. Warren's simple response ... "F*** her!" Diane -- one of the most prolific songwriters in the world with 9 Oscar nominations -- shreds Sarah for lying to the American people every single day. Diane also calls BS on Trump rallying his supporters...
  • Avenged Sevenfold "Hail to the King"

    06/22/2018 10:20:12 PM PDT · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 12 replies
    YOUTUBE.COM ^ | 16 AUGUST 2013 | AVENGED SEVENFOLD
    Greatest rock band post 2000s. Enjoy
  • What are the classics every rock band simply must be able to play?

    06/21/2018 7:01:33 PM PDT · by Mariner · 147 replies
    Chicago Tribune ^ | June 21st, 2018 | Randy Blaser
    I have a theory about rock ’n’ roll bands that I haven’t really expressed to many people, but I will offer it here. I think any rock ’n’ roll band that wants to consider itself serious needs to be able to competently perform a certain set of standard rock songs. If they can’t play these songs, they should just stop the music and get day jobs. I’m talking about classic songs that are basic to the genre. Let me explain. Dan Aykroyd and John Belushi were not blues musicians. However, they knew enough about music to know any band worth...
  • Twitter is Reworking Classic Rock Songs for Millennials

    06/21/2018 1:01:23 PM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 44 replies
    Ultimate Classic Rock ^ | Debra Filcman
    Social media is abuzz with the hashtag #millennialclassicrock, a game in which Twitter users update the lyrics of famous classic rock songs to reflect the sensibilities of a younger generation. Fans got clever, with puns, rhymes and other modern twists on classic rock lyrics that ran the gamut but focused largely on topics like technology, the economy and social interactions. The tweets put bands like Queen, Blue Oyster Cult and the Police in the spotlight. Tweets abounded with updates to Queen's "We Are the Champions," their mega-hit from 1977's News of the World, with a variety of stabs on the...
  • U.S. rappers XXXTentacion and Jimmy Wopo die in separate shootings

    06/19/2018 6:10:24 AM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 62 replies
    MSN ^ | June 19, 2018 | Reuters
    Two up-and-coming U.S. rappers, XXXTentacion and Jimmy Wopo, were killed on Monday in separate shootings near Miami and in Pittsburgh, police and local media reported. In Florida, the Broward County sheriff's office said that XXXTentacion, 20, was shot while leaving a motor sports dealership in Deerfield Beach, about 40 miles (64 km) north of Miami. The rapper, whose real name was Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy, was later pronounced dead, the sheriff's department said. "The adult male victim has been confirmed as 20 year old Jahseh Onfroy, aka rapper #XXXTentacion," the sheriff's department said in a posting on Twitter....
  • The average person stops seeking out new music when they hit 30 (trunc.)

    06/18/2018 11:58:45 PM PDT · by canuck_conservative · 143 replies
    The Province. com ^ | June 18, 2018 | Sadaf Ahsan
    In case you needed another reason to feel far older than you actually are, a new survey by music streaming platform Deezer, via NME, suggests that by the time you hit 30, you reach something called “musical paralysis.” That means 30-year-olds have hit the threshold when they no longer seek out new music, or are open to listening to something new and beyond their established taste.... Survey participants gave various reasons for just why they’ve checked out of the music scene, mostly citing having children and too demanding a job to keep up with what’s new. A considerable 65 per...