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  • Fans turn on country stars pushing gun bans, but conservative John Rich issues (T)

    12/09/2018 10:05:43 AM PST · by rktman · 51 replies
    bizpacreview.com ^ | 12/8/2018 | Vivek Saxena
    Proud conservative country music singer John Rich posed a challenge this week to those of his peers in the industry who believe gun bans are the only solution to gun violence: He asked them to think outside of the box and come up with a real solution that’d satisfy everybody. In a video for Fox News, he explained that the problem with simply banning certain guns is that it’d leave families — including his own — less prepared to protect themselves from actual criminals.
  • "All I Want for Christmas is my Two Front Teeth" by The Platters for Alias, NCIS-LA, NCIS

    12/07/2018 2:55:52 PM PST · by mairdie · 22 replies
    A Christmas music video to make you grateful to get a hanky and socks this Christmas.
  • Favorite Songs"Light"or"Dark"Title,Lyrics-Tell us your Favorites.Freeper Canteen 12~7~18

    12/06/2018 5:00:40 PM PST · by fatima · 183 replies
    ~Favorite Light or Dark Songs~ "Shine" by Collective Soul *Video* Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark - If You Leave *Video* op thread
  • Audioslave: #1 Zero

    11/30/2018 8:36:59 PM PST · by SantosLHalper · 4 replies
    Youtube ^ | Audioslave
    #1 Zero by Audioslave https://youtu.be/SBuegKo1ws0 Chris Cornell and the guys from Audioslave killed it with this song. Sounds like a love song....to begin with. Great composition. Great lyrics. Cornell's singing is something close to a perfection and Morello's guitar work is sublime.
  • Ranch Radio Song of the Day

    11/30/2018 6:29:37 AM PST · by cowpoke
    YouTube ^ | 11/30/2018 | myself
    TGIFF! Its Fiddle Friday and we have Wally Bryson and his 1976 recording of Champagne Polka. THE WESTERNER https://thewesterner.blogspot.com/
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Just Hangin' Cafe ~ 30 November 2018

    11/29/2018 6:02:33 PM PST · by beachn4fun · 128 replies
    November 29,2018 | Santa's Elves
    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, hot cocoa, conversation and music.How about some homemade eggnog? Our AWESOME military, our AWESOME allies, and their families are welcomed and honored here.No worries in the FReeper Canteen Just Hangin' Cafe. Pull up a chair. Grab a cup and start a conversation. You never know who you might meet...
  • 50 years ago anniversary release of the Beatles WHITE ALBUM

    11/29/2018 12:07:51 PM PST · by a little elbow grease · 124 replies
    freerepublic.com ^ | 11/29/18 | self
    50 years ago anniversary release of the Beatles WHITE ALBUM ---- I saw this at 10:30 Varney/FoxBusiness Millennials could not leave it alone. Millennial and other twitters about 50th Anniversary of the Beatles White Album ….. https://tw itter.com/hashtag/BeatlesSongsForMillennials?src=hash • While My iPhone Gently Tweets • She loves YouTube yeah yeah • Cant Buy Me Love, but you can support me on Patreon, susbscribe to my YouTube, like me on Facebook and Twitter and oh, by the way check out my Soundcloud. • Strawberry Fields Whatever • Across the Twitterverse • Paperback Blogger • All You Need Are Likes • Sargent...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Tunes For Our Troops: 1957!! ~ 24 November 2018

    11/23/2018 6:02:40 PM PST · by Kathy in Alaska · 374 replies
    Our Troops Rock !! | The Canteen DJs
        ***** Tunes For Our Troops ~ 1957 ~ ***** ~ Support The Artists ~   Support the artists you hear throughout the Canteen! Click on the links below! Keep the music going! ArtistDirect l  Internet Radio 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...
  • Ranch Radio Song of the Day

    11/21/2018 6:36:51 AM PST · by cowpoke · 7 replies
    YouTube ^ | 11/21/2018 | myself
    Country Classic: Johnny & Jack - (Oh Baby Mine) I Get So Lonely was recorded in 1954 on the RCA label and went to #1 on the charts. Most country fans know the duo was composed of Johnnie Wright (1914–2011) and Jack Anglin (1916–1963), that Johnnie was married to Kitty Wells and the duo's 25 year career together ended in 1963 when Jack was killed in a car wreck while going to Patsy Cline's funeral. The Westerner http://thewesterner.blogspot.com/
  • L.A. Woman (Doors)

    11/18/2018 9:27:33 AM PST · by Mariner · 63 replies
    YouTube ^ | April 19th, 1971 | Jim Morrison
    Jim Morrison's homage to Los Angels. It used to be a great place. I figured appropriate in light of the devastating fires. Barely 3 months after release Jim Morrison was dead. And that was "The End" of one of the truly great bands of the 60's.
  • Ranch Radio Song of the Day

    11/18/2018 7:45:15 AM PST · by cowpoke · 6 replies
    YouTube ^ | 11/18/2018 | myself
    Faron Young - What Can He Do (1958)
  • Saturday Entertainment...Old movie stars dancing to 'Uptown Funk'....Great Fun to Watch!

    11/17/2018 6:52:13 AM PST · by caww · 60 replies
    Youtube ^ | Unknown | Unknown
    I ran across this recently and was so impressed how they brought these by gone stars into our modern world ....and in such sink to the music.....I just had to share. From the hits on it at 42 million I'm certainly not alone. Enjoy..I did.
  • English Rock Star Billy Idol Celebrates Becoming a U.S. Citizen

    11/16/2018 2:04:21 AM PST · by LoicW · 27 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 11/15/18 | Ben Kew
    English rock star Billy Idol celebrated becoming a U.S. citizen on Thursday at a swearing-in ceremony in Los Angeles, California. “It’s a nice day for a naturalization ceremony. Congratulations Billy Idol on becoming a #newUScitizen today in Los Angeles, CA,” the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services tweeted, accompanied by photos from the ceremony.
  • Freezer Canteen ~ Just Hangin' Cafe ~ 16 November 2018

    11/15/2018 6:01:09 PM PST · by beachn4fun · 115 replies
    November 15, 2018 | Old McDonald
    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 Just Hangin' Cafe Come on in, we're open Need a place just to hang out? This is it. We serve coffee, tea,or maybe some hot cocoa to warm the bones?Topped off with great conversation in front of a warm fire. No worries in the FReeper Canteen Just Hangin' Cafe. Grab a cup and start a conversation. You never know who you might meet in the Cafe. Glad you...
  • Roy Clark, country guitar virtuoso, 'Hee Haw' star, has died

    11/15/2018 9:35:27 AM PST · by rdl6989 · 196 replies
    wctv.tv ^ | Nov 15, 2018 | KRISTIN M. HALL
    TULSA, Oklahoma (AP) — A publicist said country star Roy Clark, the guitar virtuoso and singer who headlined the cornpone TV show "Hee Haw" for nearly a quarter century, has died. Jeremy Westby said Clark died Thursday due to complications from pneumonia at home in Tulsa, Okla.
  • Roger Daltrey’s New Autobiography Explains How The Punk Became the Godfather

    11/14/2018 6:29:49 PM PST · by Rummyfan · 116 replies
    PJ Media ^ | 7 Nov 2018 | Ed Driscoll
    Roger Daltrey’s new autobiography, Thanks a Lot Mr. Kibblewhite (we’ll explain the title in a moment), is a fun read, but if you’re as diehard a fan of The Who as I am, you can’t help but notice it contains a few missed opportunities. Daltrey is the lead singer for one of the most influential rock bands of the 1960s through the early 1980s, yet fails to comment on some of his group’s most important moments. But he does discuss some of the many squabbles that involved him, his band mates, and his managers. As Dave Marsh wrote in Before...
  • Ranch Radio Song of the Day

    11/13/2018 5:45:43 AM PST · by cowpoke · 3 replies
    YouTube ^ | 11/13/2018 | myself
    today we have Bill Boyd and His Cowboy Ramblers with Ridin' Old Paint and Leadin' Old Ball. The tune was recorded at their first recording session in San Antonio in 1934. THE WESTERNER https://thewesterner.blogspot.com/ Ranch Radio on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/RanchRadio4U/
  • Words to Taps

    11/12/2018 5:23:02 AM PST · by w1n1 · 7 replies
    Am Shooting Journal ^ | 11/12/2018 | D Breteau
    The story and origin of the bugle call known as "Taps" can be found in many versions, including the legend of a son fighting on the opposing side of the Civil War from his father. This legend depicts a Northern boy who was killed fighting for the Confederates. His father, Robert Ellicombe, a captain in the Union Army, came upon his son’s body and found the notes to “Taps” in the pocket of the dead boy’s uniform. When Union General Daniel Sickles heard the story, he had the notes played at the boy’s funeral. While this very short version of...
  • NYT Annoyed Country Music Not Aboard Gun-Control Bandwagon Like Other Entertainers

    11/11/2018 9:24:18 AM PST · by rktman · 18 replies
    newbusters.org ^ | 11/10/2018 | Clay Waters
    Perhaps annoyed that “jingoistic” country music is not yet as infested with left-wing promotional politics as other musical and entertainment fields, a major newspaper again used the annual Country Music Association Awards to push gun-control politics onto the industry, Reporter Elizabeth Harris garnered the front page of the New York Times Arts section for her Saturday piece “Singing About Pain, But Not Its Source -- A country awards show may discuss its slain fans, but guns and politics are unlikely topics”: The Country Music Association Awards are supposed to be a celebration of one of America’s enduring art forms, a...
  • Syria: Scholar Composes Music from Archaeological Ugaritic Cuneiform Tablet

    07/09/2010 9:34:22 AM PDT · by SunkenCiv · 25 replies · 2+ views
    Global Arab Network ^ | Thursday, July 8, 2010 | H. Sabbagh
    Musical scholar Ziad Ajjan composed eight poetry and musical pieces from the musical archaeological cuneiform tablet known as "Hymn of Supplication" H6 discovered in Ugarit in the early 20th century. Ajjan composed three musical pieces based on the musical notes in the tablet which dates back to 1400 BC, naming the pieces "Sunrise," "Sunset" and "Holiday in Ugarit." This marks the recording of the oldest music notation in the history of the world. Ajjan said he is still working on the tablet based on information he reached after extensive study and previous experiment, making use of previous research by fellow...