Category Archives: Music

The Day the Music Died

February 3, 1959 – The Day the Music Died:  Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, & J.P. Richardson (The Big Bopper) are killed in a plane crash near Mason City, Iowa To hear Don McLean’s tribute song ‘American Pie’ click:   

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A National Kazoo Day Tribute to Alan Alda

Today, January 28, is actor Alan Alda’s birthday. It is also National Kazoo Day. To hear the tribute to Alan Alda, please click:

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TCS: For All That – Songs for Burns Night

Good Morning! ______________________________ Welcome to The Coffee Shop, just for you early riserson Monday mornings. This is an Open Thread forum,so if you have an off-topic opinion burning a hole inyour brainpan, feel free to add a comment. ______________________________ O would some power … Continue reading

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Suo Gan

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Unexpected Joy in a Japanese Forest

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TCS: Scrambled Eggs and Whiskey

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TCS: The Day the Music Died

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First Heard: ‘Water Music’

Updated – Originally posted on July 17, 2016 ________________________________________ I don’t envy Royalty very often – I’ve never had a lust for power, and most of the job just looks tedious and stuffy to me. But I would love to be able … Continue reading

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TCS: Try to Remember

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TCS: Tis the Gift to Be Simple

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